Shropshire Chess
The Official Website of the Shropshire Chess Association (founded 1894)


Diary.




10-12 Aug
Midland Open Championship

13/08/2018 Newport Brain and Hand Tournament

20/08/2018 Newport Rejection Chess Tournament

06/09/2018 Newport Blitz Event

 

 

 

Find Your Local Chess Club
Interested in chess? Then whatever your standard you're sure to find a warm welcome amongst the regulars at one of our
Shropshire Chess Clubs

To all Shropshire Team Captains
Web Scorecard
Thanks to Graham Ives' impressive programming skills and system design,
this is our
fully automatic results and tables database.- Vinny Crean

Latest Local Newspaper Articles:
Midland Open Championship
Read Toby Neal's Report on the county chess scene in the
Shropshire Star each Tuesday.


 
League Results Feed
 

Minor Knockout

 

Division 1

09-May-2018, Wellington A v Ludlow A: 1.5 - 3.5
03-May-2018, Newport A v Ludlow A: 3 - 2

  09-Jun-2018, Shrewsbury B v Newport B: 2.5 - 1.5
07-Jun-2018, Telford B v Church Stretton A: 1.5 - 2.5
15-Jun-2018, Newport A v Shrewsbury A: 3.5 - 0.5
24-May-2018, Newport A v Telepost A: 3.5 - 0.5

Division 2

07-Jun-2018, Church Stretton A v Newport B: 2.5 - 2.5
07-Jun-2018, Newport B v Priorslee Lions B: 1.5 - 3.5

Division 3

07-Jun-2018, Newport C v Telepost C: 1.5 - 2.5
03-May-2018, Telford B v Telepost C: 3.5 - 0.5
 
2018 Midland Open Championship - 10-12 Aug at Ramada Hotel Telford - details here
Change of Chess Club Details

Ludlow Chess Club
Club night now Thursday (was Tuesday)
Secretary and Captain - Joe Watson
Contact joewatso1@gmail.com (Tel: 01584831982)
Joe Watson 12/08/2018

Priorslee Lions have moved to:-
Maddocks Sports & Social Club
Charlton Street, Oakengates TF2 6BU
More details & name change to follow - Gary White 17/05/2018

Shropshire Minor Individual Championship.
Open to players up to grade 125 - Entries closed 30/09/2017
Details here:- Chris Lewis - controller
Shropshire Individual Championship.
7 round swiss played from October to June, one round per month. (nickrutter777@btinternet.com) Nick Rutter - controller
Shrewsbury Town Championships 2018
Details here - Keith Tabner - controller
Summer Team Quickplay
Held on Sunday, June 11 2017, at the Wrekin Housing Trust, Telford..
Details here - Toby Neal- controller

Summer KO Cup Team Competitions
Details here for the Cox Trophy
and the Minor Knockout Trophy
Keith Tabner - Controller  
Link to Live Games
Courtesy of Shrewsbury Chess Club
Shropshire Chess Association AGM 10th July 2018
AGM Minutes

Matthew Clark - General Secretary

Shropshire Rapidplay League
Details and rules here - Chris Lewis - controller

Newport Summer Open Events
Details here - Chris Lewis - controller

Summer Team Quickplay 2013 - Report here

Unity Cup 2014 details here

Shropshire Chess Congress 2013
Results here - Report and picture gallery here - Anotated master game here
County Teams
Open Team - withdrawn
U140 Team - withdrawn
Current Grades
Here are the Shropshire Grades.
Shropshire Rapidplay Grades
and online grading database,
Nick Rutter - Grading Officer
ECF Direct Membership
To join click here
Membership list here
Daily Chess Puzzle
To solve just move the pieces on the board


2017-18 Role of Honour
Div 1 Champions = Newport A............ Runners Up = Oswestry A.........
Div 2 Champions = Church Stretton A.......... Runners Up = Shrewsbury B........
Div 3 Champions = Telford B......Runners Up = Oswestry B......
Quickplay Winners =Newport...........Runners Up =Telepost...........
Cox Trophy Winners = Newport A...Runners Up =Shrewsbury A........
Minor KO Winners = Shrewsbury B.......Runners Up = Default......
The County Individual Champion - Nick Rutter
County Minor Individual Champion - Tony Preece
Shrewsbury Town Champion - Trevor Brotherton
2016-17 Role of Honour
Div 1 Champions = Newport A............ Runners Up = Telepost A.........
Div 2 Champions = Wellington A.......... Runners Up = Telford A........
Div 3 Champions = Priorslee Lions B......Runners Up = Wellington B......
Quickplay Winners =Newport...........Runners Up =Telepost...........
Cox Trophy Winners =Telepost A...Runners Up =Newport A........
Minor KO Winners = Telepost B.......Runners Up = Telford A......
The County Individual Champion - Nick Rutter
Shrewsbury Town Champion - Nigel Ferrington
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