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Here are some news items from recent events.

2019 Keith Richardson Memorial Tournament

The 2019 event was held on Saturday 14th September from 10am, to 6pm. Here is a short video of the event Entries, Pairings and Results are here http://results.utuswiss.co.uk/TournamentPage?Tournament=d6bdfab9-cd04-4e2f-85ae-c5d55710c530 Congratulations to the winners: First Place: Clive Frostick Camberley Club Champion: Colin Purdon Junior Award : Ranesh Ratnesan U150 grade Award : ...

Paul Sloane Chess Chat

On the 3rd of September 2019, Paul Sloane, long serving club member, provided a chess chat on one of the club nights. He gave us all some innovative words of chess chat wisdom on his chosen area of expertise - playing the Caro-Kann as black. The Caro-Kann chess opening The ...

Colin Lyne chess chat

Long time club member Colin Lyne analysed a couple of high class games on the demonstration board. He ran a quiz based on what the best moves were and why, at various key points in the games. The quiz winners were Colin Purdon and Julien Shepley pictured here receiving their ...

Camberley Chess Twitter

Camberley Chess Club have just launched a Twitter account. You can view it here https://twitter.com/camberleychess/ ...

2019 Khyber Cup tournament

There were fourteen entries for the 2019 Khyber Cup with the following results after five rounds : Richard Webb 4.5 - Khyber Cup and StopperPaul Sloane 4Alain Dekker, Colin Purdon 3.5Julien Shepley, Peter Tart, David Herring, Scott Leadbetter 3Daniel Shek 2.5Mark Cross 2Jonathan Welton 1.5Ivor Kelly, Kim Shek, George Taphouse ...

2019 Burns Supper

The evening of Tuesday 18th June 2019 saw Camberley Chess Club celebrate a Burns Supper, in memory of one of Scotland’s finest poets, Robert (Rabbie) Burns. More traditionally held in late January, this event had to be postponed because of a heavy schedule of league chess matches. The evening kicked ...

A match evening at Camberley Chess Club

Here are some photos from a typical evening when there is a match on in the main room ...

ECF grading database

The latest ECF Grading Database dated January 2019 is now available. ECF Grading database ...

2018 Outstanding Player of the Year Award

Colin Lyne presenting the Club's "Outstanding Player of the Year Award" for 2018 to Martin Wallman ...

2018 Christmas Tournament

2018 Christmas Tournament was held at the club ...

2018 Berks & Bucks congress

The annual Berks & Bucks congress was held at its usual St Pirin’s School location in Maidenhead over the 2018 August Bank Holiday weekend. What was special was how well Scott Leadbetter played at this event. The link below records his win against Phil Foley and is well worth going ...

2018 Autumn Get Together

An evening of chess and nibbles was much enjoyed by many Camberley Chess Club members at the home of Paul Sloane, treasurer, on Tuesday 4th September 2018. The Players: Julien Shepley, Paul Sloane, Martin Wallman, Alfredo Barquin, John Upham, Sandy McCubbin, David Hemmings, Scott Leadbetter, Christine Coates, Gordon BirchPairings Organiser: ...
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