Chess Day 15th February 2018

The morning session started with some coaching and puzzles on the theme of trapping; followed by 4-round ‘chess variants’ tournament – giveaway chess, 3-check chess, and Fischer Random chess.

The session ended with a very lively fun chess session featuring card chess and exchange chess.

The afternoon session was given over to a 6-round tournament with medals for 1st, 2nd, and 3rd place in each of 3 sections.

Chess Variant Champions:

Ned and Tom

Tournament Group 1:

1st – Ned

2nd – Joshua

3rd= Ben N and Zach

Arbiters awards – Albert, Ben M and Quinn

Tournament Group 2:

1st – Nicholas

2nd – Henri

3rd – James

Tournament Group 3:

1st – Callum

2nd – Sam

3rd – Tom

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