19th - 30th September
Good luck to British Womens Champion Amy Hoare who will be representing England at the World Youth Championships in Durban, South Africa - follow her progress here, or via twitter @ECFWYCC2014
Chess season gets underway with a vengeance with 76 attending the first grand prix at Crowborough - results and photos; more playing in the Crowborough Chess Club Rapidplay; and still more attending the UK Chess Academy Silver Plate.
6th - 7th September
Well done to Amardip, Daniel & Oli who were all selected to represent England in Flanders - all were unbeaten, contributing to a convincing win for England. Amardip followed up by coming 2nd= in the rapidplay tournament.
Congratulations to Batuhan Kaya who came 2nd in the U11 section of the Godalming Junior Rapidplay at Aldro.
22nd - 26th August
Billy, Cosima, Humberto, Josh, Matthew F, Matthew and Oli Howell all took part in the Gibraltar Junior International - prizes for Josh & Cosima, and Charlie wrote an entertaining daily blog for the ECF website
SJC features in latest edition of Sussex Chess News
16th - 17th August
News from the Delancey UK Chess Challenge Terafinal - Arjun Kolani Top U9 in Challengers A, Cassie Graham 3rd= Challengers B, and Amardip, Arran, Calum, Paul and Zevon all in the prizes...roundup
4th - 6th August
Daniel Sutton, Ollie Willson, Josh Higgs, Amardip Ahluwalia and Oli Howell all represented England in the winning Glorney (U18), Robinson (U14) and Stokes (U12) Cup teams in Stirling...full results
39 children from 14 schools entered the Uckfield Academy annual summer championship, with Uckfield CTC winning Top School, Rocks Park winning Top Primary School and Batuhan Kaya of St Andrew's and Callum Smith of Uckfield CTC inseparable on 5.5/6 as joint individual champions
36 children from 7 schools entered the Burgess Hill Academy annual summer championship, with Birchwood Grove winning Top School and Thomas Lawrence of Birchwood Grove the individual champion with 6/6
The season awards sponsored by Burgess Hill Rotary Club were won by Birchwood Grove as top school, with Thomas Rousell of Birchwood Grove the season champion
19th July - 2nd August
Congratulations to our girls' mentor Amy Hoare - the new British and English Women's Champion
...and our President GM David Howell, joint British Champion. Other winners - Arjun Kolani 3rd= in U9s, Will Graham 3rd= in U180, David Liu and Callum Brewer 3rd= in U14...roundup & photos
New ECF grades are out...has yours gone up?
News from the Gigafinal - Amardip and Lucy win their sections, qualifying for the Terafinal. Arran, Arjun, Calum, Cassie, Daniel, Harry, Michael, Jonathan, Oliver Manchester, Paul, Rhiannon, Tanith and Zevon qualify for the Challengers and lots of Silver Plate qualifiers...roundup
Weald Chess Congress - congratulations to new Sussex Champions Ollie (U18), Cassie (U14) and Tanith (Girls' Anne Gammans)...more
Sussex win both ECF U18 National Championship and the U18 Minor...headline results, more soon