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What happens next ?...

Congress Dates

(Click relevant link for further information)


Fr 7 Apr      Bolton

Sa 15 Apr   British Rapidplay (at Bingley)

Sa 15 Apr   Nottingham

Sa 27 May  Warrington Rapidplay

Fr  2  Jun     South Lakes

Sa 17 Jun    Ilkley

Fr 30 Jun    Crewe

Fr 21 Jly      British (at Leicester)

Sa 17 Sep  Crewe Rapidplay

Fri 29 Oct   Scarborough

The 2023 Scarborough congress will also include an under-11s' England trial on Saturday, 30 October although the results of any juniors playing in the main congress will also be considered towards qualification.

Click on the link below to access the English Chess Federation's calendar of tournaments throughout the country.

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         Fri 7 April - Sun 30 April


Ian Nepomniachtchi   v   Ding Liren

             English Primary Schools' Chess Association


Sat 25 Mar 2023     Under-11s' Girls' Final    Nottingham
Sat 22 Apr  2023     Under-9s' Final                Nottingham
Sat   6 May 2023     Under-11s' Final              Nottingham

       Oldham have qualified for all three of the above
                            Delancey UK Chess Challenge

Megafinal  (Manchester Region)       Sat 27 May   u-8s to u-10s
Cheadle Hulme school                        Sun 28 May  u-11s to u-18s

Gigafinal  (North)                                Sat 1 Jly      u-8s to u-10s
Wright Robinson College, Gorton      Sun 2 Jly     u-11s to u-18s

Terafinal                                               Sat 14 Oct - Sun 15 Oct
Blenheim Palace

Click the following link for more information and details of how to enter online qualifiers

                                      The Czech Tour

The very popular international chess festival series "The Czech Tour" will once again be operating during the summer months and will feature several events at various locations.

             Click the following link for more information
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