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by A.Kluckova
Wed Feb 28, 2018 9:15 pm
Forum: General Chat
Topic: Refunding Entry Fees to Withdrawn Players
Replies: 48
Views: 6070

Re: Refunding Entry Fees to Withdrawn Players

-your assertion that English congresses in general don’t offer entry fee refunds as a matter of principle is complete nonsense- It was not my assertion, it was an assertion of Newcastle Masters Congress Director. I have withdrawn my daughter only once for the last five years, in 2017 from the Britis...
by A.Kluckova
Sun Feb 25, 2018 1:25 am
Forum: General Chat
Topic: Refunding Entry Fees to Withdrawn Players
Replies: 48
Views: 6070

Re: Refunding Entry Fees to Withdrawn Players

I entrid my daughter - WFM- 2100 - the 23rd of January to the Masters congress in Newcastle. At the 28th of January I cancelled her registration, because she needed to be in the school ( the University) , she had any test which was 25% of her exam. They accepted also her entry, also her cancellation...
by A.Kluckova
Sun Feb 25, 2018 1:04 am
Forum: General Chat
Topic: Refunding Entry Fees to Withdrawn Players
Replies: 48
Views: 6070

Re: Refunding Entry Fees to Withdrawn Players

Thank you Michael for this topic. I see it is about Svetlana - I have recently come across a case where an entrant entered but had to pull out more than two weeks ahead of the event. Not returning a £60 entry fee and claiming it to be normal UK practice does seem incorrect to me. - I will try to wri...
by A.Kluckova
Sun Dec 31, 2017 12:23 am
Forum: General Chat
Topic: Xenophobic abuse in British chess in the post-Brexit world
Replies: 56
Views: 5699

Re: Xenophobic abuse in British chess in the post-Brexit world

My main problem was, that I did not understand the situation all the time. (Chessplayers are masters in explaining, they can write a book about one chess position. So I did not wait that something can not be explained. ) she must top up her Silver Junior - why - she must top up if she wants to play ...
by A.Kluckova
Thu Dec 28, 2017 12:16 pm
Forum: General Chat
Topic: Xenophobic abuse in British chess in the post-Brexit world
Replies: 56
Views: 5699

Re: Xenophobic abuse in British chess in the post-Brexit world

Has anyone had any experience of such racist, or xenophobic abuse, apparently related to Brexit, either online or in the real world? Hi Paul, I have this xenofobic experience. My daughter ( she is 18 years old member of SVK federation), could not be entered to British Chess Championship 2017 , howev...