News from British Chess Congress

Les Hall is busy flying the flag for Crewe CC at Llandudno this week. He is currently playing in both the U120 and U100 championships. After 3 rounds he has scored a superb 2 pts in the U120 beating stronger opponents, while picking up 1.5 pts in the U100.

Last weekend saw Les joined by Mart Gill in the U120 weekender tournament. Mart finished 10th= with 3/5 and Les finished 27th= on 50% performing well above his current grade out of a field of 68 players.

Les will have the company of Doug Barnett in this weekend’s Rapid-play.

Full details of all the tournaments including the British Championship can be seen at: