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


Diary.



9th May 2018
Minor KO begins

10th May 18
Rapidplay D2
at Newport

14th May
Cox Trophy begins

29th May
Lightning Buzzer
Event
at Brewood

2nd June 2018
Team Quickplay at Wrekin Housing Trust

5th June 2018
Social Chess

14th June
Cup Finals
at Wrekin Housing Trust

19th June
5 Min Blitz
at Brewood

10th July 2018
Shropshire Chess AGM at Wrekin Housing Trust

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:
Shropshire just miss out on promotion
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

  25-May-2018, Shrewsbury B v Oswestry B: 2.5 - 1.5
25-May-2018, Newport B v Telepost D: 4 - 0
24-May-2018, Newport A v Telepost A: 3.5 - 0.5
24-May-2018, Oswestry A v Shrewsbury A: 1 - 3

Division 2

27-Apr-2018, Church Stretton A v Newport B: 2.5 - 2.5
26-Apr-2018, Telepost B v Newport Juniors: 2 - 3

Division 3

03-May-2018, Telford B v Telepost C: 3.5 - 0.5
01-May-2018, Telepost D v Newport C: 3 - 1
Change of Chess Club Details

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
Link to Live Games
Courtesy of Shrewsbury Chess Club

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  
Shropshire Chess Association AGM 4th July 2017
Summary of Rule Changes

Glyn Pugh - 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


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
2015-16 Role of Honour
Div 1 Champions = Newport A............ Runners Up = Telepost A.........
Div 2 Champions = Ludlow A............ Runners Up = Newport B........
Div 3 Champions = Telepost C.............Runners Up = Newport Jnrs......
Quickplay Winners =Telepost............Runners Up =Newport...........
Cox Trophy Winners =Telepost A...Runners Up =Newport A........
Minor KO Winners = Ludlow A...........Runners Up = Newport B......
The County Individual Champion - Nigel Ferrington
Shrewsbury Town Champion - Nigel Ferrington

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