Caplin British Online Championships

Running until 3 January 2021 the Caplin British Online Championships are in play. Several Wanstead players are taking part in a variety of events. The place to go to watch is Chess Bomb. Full details on the ECF website CBOC. Currently on Christmas break – games resume 27 December.

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Essex Online Rapid 1 – G10+5 – 23 Nov

Next up in the Essex Online series is the first Rapid, G10+5, on 23 November at 7.00 pm. Location is lichess.org. Participants in the Essex Online series need: ECF Membership (Supporter+), ECA Membership (all WW members are ECA members), active lichess.org account, Join Team Essex Online on lichess. WW members already tick most of these boxes.

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Essex Online Championships

There will be three Championships to compete for in this inaugural event: Essex Online Champion, Essex Online U150 Champion and Essex Online U100 Champion. Entries close midnight on 4th July. Go to the Competition page on the ECA Websitefor full details and online entry form. There will be a separate U100 section for the U100 Championship.The U150 Championship will either take place within the Open or in a separate section depending on entry. An existing (taken out before 30th June […]

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Forthcoming events…

Fixtures Secretary, Mark Murrell, signposts upcoming activities, both in Club and external… It’s a tie at the top of NCCL Division C with NC4 and NC5 in a play-off at the Club on 4th June in as-many-boards-as-we-like decider to become U130 Champions, a first for Wanstead. If you were graded U130 back in July and do not want to play in the Sam Black blitz (below) sign up with Nigel, Rafa or me. 21 of you have played for team […]

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