Gordon’s School Chess Tournament – 18th March 2023

Camberley Chess Club member Aditya Sengupta wins tournament

Twenty three year 6 and secondary school aged children took part in a third chess tournament held at Gordon’s School, Woking on 18th March 2023. The tournament was free to enter and aimed at beginners to tournament chess. There were six rounds of twenty minute games all of which were keenly contested, with a noticeable increase in quality of play compared to previous tournaments.

Camberley Chess Club had several juniors playing in the tournament including Imandi Jayasinghe, Lavandi Jayasinghe, Leo Beattie, Lowen Thorpe and Aditya Sengupta.

Each participant received a medal and Aditya Sengupta was awarded with the winner’s trophy. Parents commented how wonderful it is to organise such an event.

The next tournament is due to take place on 13th May 2023.

Thanks go to Jon Lloyd for organising the event and well done to all participants and in particular to the overall winner Aditya Sengupta seen below.