Our U9 Boys took on our U11 Girls in a practice match before the forthcoming zone matches...after a strong start in round 1 the girls faded a little in round 2 to allow the boys to retain the Sir Patrick Moore Cup
Primary Cup second round draw released...who will make it to Finals Day?
Congratulations to Amardip who came 3rd in the Bexhill Chess Congress U1900 section, gaining over 200 rating points and a £50 rating prize
News from the West Of England Championships, Swindon - Matthew Howell 2nd in the Minor, half norms for U12s Hugo and Lucy, Controller's prizes for Thomas and Calum, and a grading prize for Freddie
27 children from 6 schools entered the 24th Burgess Hill Academy event at Birchwood Grove, with the hosts winning back the Top School trophy, Benjamin Sturgis of Oakmeeds the individual champion, and Tom Rousell of Oakmeeds the blitz champion
Congratulations to Josh Higgs who has won the B-Turnier of the Internationales Schachopen Graz (Austria) with a score of 7/9, gaining 132 FIDE rating points
42 children from 13 schools entered the 25th Uckfield Academy event at Holy Cross, with UCTC easily retaining Top School, Rocks Park just winning Top Primary School and Jack Graham of UCTC the individual champion
Thanks to Brighton College who kindly invited some of our older juniors to a simultaneous display given by GM Nigel Short...more
Tough start to the County season for our new U11 squad in their first outing...report
Congratulations to Batuhan who has won the Bexhill Chess Club tournament with 9½/11, earning £50
2 wins with black gets Sussex Martlets 2 off the bottom of 4NCL Div 3; mixed fortunes for Sussex Martlets 1 in Div 2...more
Sussex Kings (boys) convincingly win U9 7-Counties match in Newbury while the Sussex Queens (girls) take second place...report
113 players contest penultimate GP tournament of the season...read more
Updated grand prix placings.
31st Jan - 1st Feb
30 Sussex players take part in South of England Championships at Yateley...Paul, Lucy, Amardip, Calum, Torrin, Elena, Adam and Timmy all in the prizes and half norms for Alec and Jonathan...more
New ECF grades are out
Well done to our U11 girls team, 2nd in 5-Counties match in Reading...report
Another good weekend for Sussex Martlets 1 at 4NCL; 2nd team still struggling to find their form...more
U14/U130 team in closely fought home win vs Kent 12½ - 11½ ..report
First outing for our new U9 squad results in convincing win vs Berks, Bucks & Hants in Twyford...more
92 compete in Hastings GP - report & photos - and updated GP placings
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35 children from 10 schools entered the Burgess Hill Academy winter championships and for the first time ever, the hosts Birchwood Grove were narrowly beaten into second place by Oakmeeds, with Matthew Barton and Oliver Falvey jointly winning the individual title after all tie-breaks failed to separate them.
50 children from 13 different schools attend first SW Sussex Academy tournament of 2015. Individual champions were Rajan Allenby, Jake Burford and Ethan Langridge. Broadwater were top school, followed closely by West Park, St Margarets (Angmering) and Sion...report & photos
30 children from 12 schools entered the Uckfield Academy winter championships, where Uckfield CTC strongly regained Top School with the first three individual places, with Michael Stockham winning on a tie-break, and Rocks Park narrowly winning Top Primary School over Blackboys.