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by Brendan O'Gorman
Wed Oct 31, 2018 12:36 am
Forum: Congress Results
Topic: Surrey Chess Congress October 26-28
Replies: 8
Views: 699

Re: Surrey Chess Congress October 26-28

Brendan did not survive the appallingly early start needed to get from Woolwich to Kingston in time for the start of round 2. :oops:
by Brendan O'Gorman
Tue Oct 30, 2018 2:46 pm
Forum: Congress Results
Topic: Surrey Chess Congress October 26-28
Replies: 8
Views: 699

Re: Surrey Chess Congress October 26-28

Congrats Nick, but your co-winner was Oliver Finnegan.
by Brendan O'Gorman
Mon Oct 29, 2018 2:37 pm
Forum: Congress Diary
Topic: ACO World Amateur Championships
Replies: 7
Views: 1086

Re: ACO World Amateur Championships

Just in case anyone is in any doubt, these ACO events are the Trump (i.e., fake) world championships for seniors. A good holiday, no doubt, but not a serious FIDE-rated congress. The real thing starts in Bled on 17 November (see the Seniors thread on this board). Congratulations anyway to Meyrick S...
by Brendan O'Gorman
Sun Oct 28, 2018 1:54 pm
Forum: Congress Diary
Topic: Surrey Chess Congress October 26-28
Replies: 36
Views: 2884

Re: Surrey Chess Congress October 26-28

Click on d8 to display the game scores, copy and paste them into a text editor, save as a plain text file, and change the filename extension from 'txt' to 'pgn' and Bob's your mother's brother.
by Brendan O'Gorman
Fri Oct 12, 2018 11:53 am
Forum: Congress Diary
Topic: GM / IM Norm Event in February 2019
Replies: 2
Views: 373

Re: GM / IM Norm Event in February 2019

Wouldn't these dates clash with the Northumbria Masters, also a norm event?
by Brendan O'Gorman
Fri Oct 12, 2018 12:03 am
Forum: International News
Topic: Chess train
Replies: 6
Views: 622

Re: Chess train

Good luck, Nigel. Looks like great fun. Hope you can give us a full report when you get back.
by Brendan O'Gorman
Thu Oct 11, 2018 3:16 pm
Forum: ECF Matters
Topic: ECF increased membership costs
Replies: 94
Views: 3347

Re: ECF increased membership costs

Adam, I don't think that's how the Scottish system works. All ratings are published but only members can look them up online.
by Brendan O'Gorman
Sun Aug 19, 2018 10:46 pm
Forum: General Chat
Topic: Alan Fraser?
Replies: 16
Views: 2936

Re: Alan Fraser?

Yes, Berks & Bucks will mark his return to chess after an absence of over ten months.
by Brendan O'Gorman
Fri Aug 03, 2018 10:41 pm
Forum: ECF Matters
Topic: British Championship 2018
Replies: 424
Views: 22813

Re: British Championship 2018

Some more pics added (including the start of the ForCup game) https://brendanogorman.smugmug.com/Ches ... -Hull-2018