Saturday 18th & Sunday 19th November 2017
The Craiglands Hotel
Ilkley LS29 8RQ
British Rapidplay Chess 2016-Second day report. November 13th 2016
Well the second day of The British Rapidplay Chess started at 9.45a.m.
A minute’s silence was observed for Remembrance Sunday at 11 a.m.
The morning was dry and sunny, but rain was forecast for the early evening.
The Free Raffle Prizes were drawn. Thanks to all the donations including Chess Direct.
More Photos of the event will appear on the website in due course. F.I.D.E. results will go to the E.C.F.
Thanks to Jon Griffiths who will compile and finish all cross-tables plus F.I.D.E. Results in due course.
Well in the Junior Section the under 16 champion was Arya Parnian with 4.5/5
In the under 12 section Adam Hussain won with 4/5
In the Minor section A. Tangirala of Alwoodley won with 9/11 .
In the Intermediate event A. Sompton won with 8.5/11 whilst R. Desmedt came runner-up with 8/11
In the Major , Aram Ter-Gevorkian (Greece) won with 9/11
In the Open ….
Joint Winners with 9/11 were
Richard A Bates I.M. and Lorin A R D’Costa I.M.
Congratulations to all the winners. A more detailed set of results are on chess-results.com
Thanks again to everyone concerned with running/organizing the event, and of course all the loyal chess players.
Any constructive feedback can be sent to Brent Kitson BRChess at firstname.lastname@example.org .
Entry forms for 2017 will be emailed out
If you prefer a posted copy then email your request to Brent.
See you next year …….