ECF U18 County Championships 2018

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ECF U18 County Championships 2018

Post by Neill Cooper » Mon Oct 23, 2017 12:54 pm

I am pleased to announce that the ECF U18 County Championships will take place in 2018.
Brief details are given below.

Date: Sunday 25th February
Place: The King’s School, Grantham
Sections: ECF U18 Open (12 players) and U18 Minor (6 players, grade limited)
Organiser: Neill Cooper, ECF Manager of School Chess
Format: 2 round Jamboree
More details to follow in due course

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Re: ECF U18 County Championships 2018

Post by Neill Cooper » Wed Oct 25, 2017 9:06 pm

Some discussion about this competition has been posted at viewtopic.php?f=7&t=9373#p207831

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Re: ECF U18 County Championships 2018

Post by Neill Cooper » Tue Jan 09, 2018 9:18 pm

Various counties have expressed interest in entering though few have entered so far.
It should be noted that for entries received after 1st February 2018 there is an added charge of £20 per team.

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Re: ECF U18 County Championships 2018

Post by Alex Holowczak » Tue Jan 09, 2018 9:21 pm

Neill Cooper wrote:
Tue Jan 09, 2018 9:18 pm
Various counties have expressed interest in entering though few have entered so far.
It should be noted that for entries received after 1st February 2018 there is an added charge of £20 per team.
Pleasingly, I've found someone to run a Warwickshire team on the day while I'm at BUCA, so now I just have the task of getting a team of 12 together.

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Re: ECF U18 County Championships 2018

Post by Neill Cooper » Wed Jan 17, 2018 5:25 pm

Entries now coming in. So far:
Under 18 Open – Warwickshire, Hertfordshire, Nottinghamshire, Surrey
Under 18 Minor – Yorkshire, Hertfordshire, Surrey
(http://englishchess.org.uk/Juniors/counties-main/)

A similar number have expressed interest

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