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by John Reyes
Tue Sep 11, 2018 6:20 pm
Forum: County Championships
Topic: County Chess 2018-19
Replies: 13
Views: 983

Re: County Chess 2018-19

Why does the County Championship (ECF stage and apparently in the SCCU) get more disputes and appeals than, say, league matches? They're both arbiterless, but there are far more league matches played that don't lead to anywhere near the number of disputes that regularly appear in the County Champio...
by John Reyes
Tue Sep 11, 2018 4:24 pm
Forum: ECF Matters
Topic: ECF AGM
Replies: 1
Views: 274

ECF AGM

Any updates on Venues? Positions etc?
by John Reyes
Mon Sep 10, 2018 9:24 am
Forum: ECF Matters
Topic: 2019 British
Replies: 111
Views: 8505

Re: 2019 British

I have already booked my room for the british and also will play some of the events there

My wife is not a big chess fan!!
by John Reyes
Thu Aug 30, 2018 1:15 pm
Forum: ECF Matters
Topic: Director of Home Chess
Replies: 27
Views: 2769

Re: Director of Home Chess

Good for Business
by John Reyes
Fri Aug 03, 2018 10:40 pm
Forum: ECF Matters
Topic: 2019 British
Replies: 111
Views: 8505

Re: 2019 British

but have you seen the size of the venues when the players championship are held? you need to check them out!!
by John Reyes
Fri Aug 03, 2018 6:07 pm
Forum: ECF Matters
Topic: 2019 British
Replies: 111
Views: 8505

Re: 2019 British

it would be a idea to ask the ECF to tender someone to find Venues in the future for Events the PDC managed to find big venue for there events The PDC runs a £15m global tour, funded by corporate sponsorship and TV rights deals. But remember at the beginning, they only had one event on television, ...
by John Reyes
Thu Aug 02, 2018 7:29 pm
Forum: ECF Matters
Topic: British Championship 2018
Replies: 424
Views: 21279

Re: British Championship 2018

Good draw from Paul Macklin vs GM Hawkins!!!
by John Reyes
Thu Aug 02, 2018 5:50 pm
Forum: ECF Matters
Topic: British Championship 2018
Replies: 424
Views: 21279

Re: British Championship 2018

Brian Towers wrote:
Thu Aug 02, 2018 5:48 pm
And Muir finally throws in the towel leaving Young on a very respectable 2.5/6.
With a sub 2000 rating he's not even eligible for a rating prize!
I did say that to the ECF and I feel that the ECF should have offer a Rating prize for U2050
by John Reyes
Thu Aug 02, 2018 4:28 pm
Forum: ECF Matters
Topic: 2019 British
Replies: 111
Views: 8505

Re: 2019 British

it would be a idea to ask the ECF to tender someone to find Venues in the future for Events
the PDC managed to find big venue for there events
by John Reyes
Tue Jul 24, 2018 5:36 pm
Forum: ECF Matters
Topic: 2019 British
Replies: 111
Views: 8505

2019 British

Any ideas on where this is going to be held?

hope Torquay is on the list!!
by John Reyes
Thu Jul 12, 2018 10:14 am
Forum: General Chat
Topic: Who is our next Adams?
Replies: 37
Views: 3989

Re: Who is our next Adams?

Andy Horton and Joseph McPhillips could be the future!!
by John Reyes
Wed Jul 11, 2018 10:51 am
Forum: ECF Matters
Topic: Rebranding
Replies: 37
Views: 2647

Re: Rebranding

Alex Holowczak wrote:
Tue Jul 10, 2018 2:45 pm
Nick Grey wrote:
Mon Jul 09, 2018 11:57 pm
When will the shirts, hoodies, caps and branded vacuum mugs go on sale?
Bad news - Michael Farthing is in charge of the shirts. :shock:
who helping him?
Mike Truran
by John Reyes
Mon Jul 09, 2018 3:33 pm
Forum: County Championships
Topic: County Championship Finals
Replies: 57
Views: 5521

Re: County Championship Finals

I wonder if people can recommend venues for finals day, like there got to be somewhere in Birmingham that you could find?
by John Reyes
Mon Jul 09, 2018 2:56 pm
Forum: ECF Matters
Topic: ECF grand prix
Replies: 9
Views: 777

Re: ECF grand prix

The Grand Prix runs each year from 1st July to 30th June so does mean that the 20187/18 is over Grand Prix Leader Boards 2017/18 as at 9th July 2018 – here Please note – players shown in the orange rows are counting the maximum number of events Tradewise Most Improved Player Leader Boards 2017/18 as...
by John Reyes
Tue Jul 03, 2018 9:17 am
Forum: ECF Matters
Topic: Director of Home Chess
Replies: 27
Views: 2769

Re: Director of Home Chess

the big question is who is better then alex to do the job? I know I have question some of his thinking, but the end of the day, he is trying to do what is best for chess! he has try and fix the County Championship and I hate to say this, but the event is great in the south, but in the north, it is j...