2021-22 Northumberland Rapidplay Chess Championships

2021-22 Northumberland Rapidplay Chess Championships Saturday 5 February, 2022, 11am-6pm ELIGIBILITY: Entry to the Northumberland Rapidplay Championships is open to anyone who is resident in Tyne & Wear or Northumberland or is a member of a club affiliated to Northumberland Chess Association. ECF Bronze membership or higher is recommended for […]

2nd EJCOA Forest Hall Invitational Results

  Final Ranking crosstable after 9 Rounds Rk. Name Rtg FED 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 Pts. 1 IM Wadsworth Matthew J 2420 ENG * ½ 1 0 1 1 1 1 ½ 1 7 2 FM Kanyamarala Tarun 2377 IRL ½ * ½ 1 […]

2nd EJCOA Forest Hall Invitational & Youth Tournament

The 2nd EJCOA Forest Hall IM & Youth all-play-all tournaments will be held at Forest Hall Social Club, Errington Terrace, Palmersville, Newcastle upon Tyne NE12 9DQ, on 17-21 December, 2021.   Watch Live games   The IM norm all-play-all lineup is: 1 IM Matthew Wadsworth (ENG) 2 IM David Eggleston […]

Recent Games at Forest Hall Chess Club

Forest Hall E v Gosforth Ivy This is the final position from the game between Ian Chester v Eliot Rosenstock in the Forest Hall E v Gosforth Ivy match played on Friday 10th December 2021. A draw was agreed after White played Ra3. Ethan finds mate in 7. Black’s last […]

Photos from EJCOA Forest Hall Invitational

Photos from EJCOA Forest Hall Invitational Taken on October 28th 2021 at the start of Round 7 FM Tarun Kanyamarala   IM Michael Basman   FM Yichen Han   EJCOA Forest Hall Invitational IM Section  

1st EJCOA Forest Hall Invitational

1st EJCOA Forest Hall Invitational – IM Norm The event is being supported by the English Junior Coaches and Organisers Association (EJCOA) as part of its programme of training events and tournaments for 2021-22.   Watch Live games Starting rank list of players No. Name FED Rtg 1 FM Willow […]

New League season has started

The new season of the Northumberland Chess Association has started. Here are the results of the first matches in Division 2 and Division 4. Division 2 Forest Hall B ½ – 3½ Jesmond Board Forest Hall B Jesmond 1 Zhang, Zheming ½ – ½ Izod, Chris 2 Wariyar, Ravi 0 […]

FOREST HALL RAPIDPLAY RESULTS

Forest Hall held a rapidplay event on July 31 and it attracted players from ages 5 to 88. A total of 30 players took part, including 11 who were playing their very first over-the-board chess event. For many of the newcomers, inspired by watching chess on the Netflix hit series […]

Forest Hall Junior Chess Club

Details about the Junior Chess Club. Forest Hall Junior Chess Club meets on Friday nights from 5-00 pm to 7-00 pm at Forest Hall Social Club, Errington Terrace, Palmersville NE12 9DQ

Summer Knockout Competition 2019

Round 1 (Forest Hall teams shown in red type, winning teams are underlined.) Gateshead  3.5 – 4  Forest Hall Alpha Zeros Forest Hall Bullets  3 – 3.5  Gosforth B Forest Hall Candidates  2.5 – 1.5  Gosforth C Forest Hall Desperados  2.5 – 3  Tynemouth B Morpeth A  4 – 3.5 […]