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by Peter Hornsby
Tue Jan 02, 2018 6:47 pm
Forum: Congress Results
Topic: **2020 Leeds and London Results and Report**
Replies: 0
Views: 363

**2020 Leeds and London Results and Report**

There were two qualifiers last month held on consecutive days and they didn't disappoint with York winning in Leeds and UCL triumphing in London! On December 2nd York Society became the first team in 2020 history to score a perfect 20/20 in individual game points thus defeating all their opponents b...
by Peter Hornsby
Thu Nov 30, 2017 1:02 pm
Forum: Congress Diary
Topic: ** 2020 Chess London 3rd December**
Replies: 1
Views: 559

Re: ** 2020 Chess London 3rd December**

Provisional entry list thus far, looks like it will be extremely competitive!

Imperial
UCL x4
LSE x4
Queen Mary's x2
Kent x2
Kingston
Barbarians
by Peter Hornsby
Tue Nov 21, 2017 3:38 pm
Forum: Congress Diary
Topic: ** 2020 Chess London 3rd December**
Replies: 1
Views: 559

** 2020 Chess London 3rd December**

Tournament Schedule: 12.15: Registration 12.30-13.10: Round One 13.20-14.00 Round Two 14.00-14.30 Lunch 14.30-15.10 Round Three 15.20-16.00 Round Four 16.10-16.50 Round Five 17.00-17.30 Prize Giving Taking place at the University College of Law London Moorgate Campus on December 3rd All the details ...
by Peter Hornsby
Wed Nov 15, 2017 9:17 pm
Forum: Congress Results
Topic: ** 2020 Chess Scotland 11th November**
Replies: 0
Views: 523

** 2020 Chess Scotland 11th November**

Congratulations to Wandering Dragons Chess Club 'A' who won the qualifier, making it through to the Grand Final along with Glasgow A, Edinburgh A and the Wandering Dragon's 'B' team :D Results/report can be found here: http://2020chess.com/scotland.html Photos: http://2020chess.com/photos.html There...
by Peter Hornsby
Wed Nov 01, 2017 12:38 am
Forum: Congress Results
Topic: ** 2020 Chess North West 28th October**
Replies: 3
Views: 525

** 2020 Chess North West 28th October**

Congratulations to Manchester University who prevailed over seven other teams to win the tournament, with Sheffield Durham Alumni and Manchester University B team who also made it through to the Grand Final! Results and reports can be seen here: http://2020chess.com/northwest.html Photos: http://202...
by Peter Hornsby
Mon Oct 23, 2017 11:26 pm
Forum: Congress Diary
Topic: ** 2020 Chess North West 28th October**
Replies: 0
Views: 450

** 2020 Chess North West 28th October**

So far we've had entries from: Liverpool A Liverpool B Liverpool C Manchester A Manchester B Manchester C Manchester D Durham Alumni Sheffield A Bangor A Barbarians All the details can be found at http://www.2020chess.com , if anyone has any questions either comment on here or send an email to direc...
by Peter Hornsby
Mon Oct 23, 2017 11:24 pm
Forum: Congress Results
Topic: **2020 Chess Midlands Qualifier**
Replies: 0
Views: 383

**2020 Chess Midlands Qualifier**

Congratulations to Warwick University who prevailed over 18 other teams to win the tournament, with Sheffield Birmingham and Sutton Chess Club also making it through to the Grand Final. Results and reports can be seen here: http://2020chess.com/midlands.html Photos: http://2020chess.com/midlands.htm...
by Peter Hornsby
Thu Oct 19, 2017 8:51 pm
Forum: Congress Diary
Topic: ** 2020 Chess Midlands 22nd October**
Replies: 3
Views: 565

Re: ** 2020 Chess Midlands 22nd October**

New entry :arrow:

+ Coventry University x3
by Peter Hornsby
Thu Oct 19, 2017 8:33 pm
Forum: Congress Diary
Topic: ** 2020 Chess Midlands 22nd October**
Replies: 3
Views: 565

Re: ** 2020 Chess Midlands 22nd October**

New entry :arrow:

+ Aberystwyth University x2
by Peter Hornsby
Thu Oct 19, 2017 1:27 pm
Forum: Congress Diary
Topic: ** 2020 Chess Midlands 22nd October**
Replies: 3
Views: 565

Re: ** 2020 Chess Midlands 22nd October**

New entry :arrow:

+ Queen Mary's University x2
by Peter Hornsby
Thu Oct 19, 2017 11:55 am
Forum: Congress Diary
Topic: ** 2020 Chess Midlands 22nd October**
Replies: 3
Views: 565

** 2020 Chess Midlands 22nd October**

Its not too late register for this Sunday's qualifier in Birmingham, you just need any four players to make up a team! As things stand we've had entries from: Warwick x3 Birmingham x2 Coventry x3 Aberystwyth x2 Sutton Chess Club x2 Manchester Sheffield Reading Nottingham King Edward VI Handsworth Sc...
by Peter Hornsby
Sat Oct 14, 2017 10:27 pm
Forum: ECF Matters
Topic: Peter Hornsby for ECF : Tomorrow's Candidate Today!
Replies: 71
Views: 7062

Re: Peter Hornsby for ECF : Tomorrow's Candidate Today!

Hi everyone, I'd just like to reiterate my thanks to those who engaged with my campaign, whether it be through the very kind nominations enabling me to stand, constructive criticism or general comments of help and support, it was really appreciated and was a fantastic experience for me at the AGM. I...
by Peter Hornsby
Mon Oct 09, 2017 2:25 pm
Forum: ECF Matters
Topic: Peter Hornsby for ECF : Tomorrow's Candidate Today!
Replies: 71
Views: 7062

Re: Peter Hornsby for ECF : Tomorrow's Candidate Today!

Err well he did sort of - until his personal chess activities led to withdrawal. I would anyway be backing Julie, but not following through things undertaken does not help your standing, Peter. Michael: I did not 'undertake' anything so I don't know what you are talking about. If Alex agrees I'm mo...
by Peter Hornsby
Fri Oct 06, 2017 10:24 pm
Forum: ECF Matters
Topic: Peter Hornsby for ECF : Tomorrow's Candidate Today!
Replies: 71
Views: 7062

Re: Peter Hornsby for ECF : Tomorrow's Candidate Today!

I don't think we should start lamenting the lack of women in Chess if I was elected. A third of those who have helped run 2020/NUCC in significant roles are women. After I took over Chess soc president at Durham participation with women increased dramatically (from zero upwards) so much so one joine...
by Peter Hornsby
Thu Oct 05, 2017 6:45 pm
Forum: ECF Matters
Topic: Peter Hornsby for ECF : Tomorrow's Candidate Today!
Replies: 71
Views: 7062

Re: Peter Hornsby for ECF : Tomorrow's Candidate Today!

Update Hi all, as I haven't received any questions via email (or many more on here) and because I've been informed that this evening England are playing football at the same time as the planned Facebook live event I will be postponing it until next Wednesday night. Also yes thanks for those pointin...