UK Tournament Report

British Small Board
Robinson College, Cambridge
19 October 2014

There were 12 players in this year's tournament, held in Robinson College in Cambridge. As usual there were some excellent cakes.

The overall winner was determined by even games with double elimination.





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East Midlands
Thorpe Astley, Leicester
11 October 2014

Jon Diamond seems to only win the East Midlands in even years, so having won in 2010 and 2012, he was back as champion in 2014.





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British Championship
Milton Keynes
12 October 2014

Game 2 of the best of five title match for the British Championship was played on Sunday 12th October in Milton Keynes, the day after game 1.

Current champion Andrew Kay played white against Alex Ken





Last updated Mon Oct 13 2014. If you have any comments, please email the webmaster on web-master AT britgo DOT org.
British Championship
Milton Keynes
11 October 2014

Game 1 of the best of five title match for the British Championship was played on Saturday 11th October in Milton Keynes.





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London International Teams
Melton Mowbray, Holborn
4 October 2014

The autumn edition of the London International Teams stayed at the Melton Mowbray pub and again on a Saturday, but this time the teams had five players.





Last updated Mon Oct 06 2014. If you have any comments, please email the webmaster on web-master AT britgo DOT org.
Swindon
Even Swindon Community Centre
28 September 2014

Jitka Bartova (1d) was visiting the UK from Prague for a weekend with her friend Ngoc-Trang Cao who is a current member of Leamington Club.





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Shropshire
Hinstock
20 September 2014

The Shropshire Tournament took place in the countryside again. Numbers were somewhat down, with several cancellations on health grounds, but there was more competition this year at the top end. The overall winner was Bruno Poltronieri (3d) with Alistair Wall (2d) in second place.





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Cornish
Penzance
13 September 2014 - 14 September 2014

The first of the three events during a very sunny weekend in Penzance was a teaching session on the Saturday morning.





Last updated Tue Sep 23 2014. If you have any comments, please email the webmaster on web-master AT britgo DOT org.
Northern
Manchester
7 September 2014

The Bank of East Asia (BEA) generously provided the central Manchester venue for the 2014 Northern. The tournament-winner was Ngoc-Trang Cao (1d), from France, enjoying a purple patch after her win in Belfast just a few days beforehand.





Last updated Mon Sep 08 2014. If you have any comments, please email the webmaster on web-master AT britgo DOT org.
Belfast
Belfast Boat Club
30 August 2014 - 31 August 2014

The Belfast Tournament moved back to its usual end of summer slot, but stayed at its usual venue of the Belfast Boat Club. 14 players took part, but some of the locals were not able to play in every round.

The winner was Ngoc-Trang Cao (1d France), who some people would have seen at some English tournaments earlier in the year.





Last updated Tue Sep 23 2014. If you have any comments, please email the webmaster on web-master AT britgo DOT org.
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