Saturday, 8 February 2020

Ryde-Eastwood Chess Club 2020 Programme

Dear Members,

Attached is our 2020 program, you’ll note that our rapid play competition starts on Wednesday at 7.30pm, the time limit will be 20 min + 10 sec per move. There will be 9 rounds, 3 rounds each Wednesday. If you want to compete please notify BILL GLETSOS (bgletsos@optusnet.com.au) before 6.00pm Tuesday 11th February. 

Also note that if you want to compete you must be a current member of Ryde-Eastwood Leagues Club, pay your Chess Club membership fee before the 1st game and be a member or a registered player of NSWCA. 

Regards,

Les Mikolajczyk





Wednesday, 5 February 2020

Ryde-Eastwood Chess Club Adjourned 2020 AGM

Dear Members,

Just a reminder that we will be having our AGM tomorrow night, we will also have a blitz competition. If you want to play in the blitz competition and you have not notified me, please do so ASAP.

In addition to the information provided to you in my email sent on 28/01/20 regarding the AGM please find attached a revised financial report.

Hope to see you tomorrow night.

Regards,

Les Mikolajczyk

Thursday, 30 January 2020

Adjournement of AGM to Wednesday 5th February 2020

Dear members,

Due to insufficient members today the AGM has been postpone to the 5th of February, in addition we will run a 7 round blitz competition with 4 rounds played before the AGM and 3 rounds after the AGM. Casual games can also be played during the competition.

If you want to compete please let me know before 6.00pm Tuesday 4th February.

Regards,

Les Mikolajczyk

Wednesday, 29 January 2020

Ryde-Eastwood Chess Club Member, Dennis Hale, Winner of the 2020 Whyatt Medal

Dennis Hale, a long time established member of the Ryde-Eastwood Chess Club is the recipient of the Australian Chess Federation 2020 Whyatt Medal for for Chess Problem Composition and/or
contributions to the promotion, development and appreciation of chess problem composition.

Here is the full citation.

Here is a self-introduction by Dennis at the OzProblems.

Here is a problem by Dennis:


1. Dennis K. Hale
“Impasse”
Tasmanian Chess Magazine, Mar. 1979




Could either of these two positions have occurred
in a legally played game of chess?
(a) The diagram position
(b) Transfer BPb5 to g5



Ryde-Eastwood Chess Club 2020 Annual General Meeting

Dear Members,

You are invited to attend our Annual General Meeting stating tomorrow at 7.30pm. No games to be played during the meeting, games can be played after the meeting.

AGENDA

FOR THE ANNUAL GENERAL MEETING OF THE
RYDE-EASTWOOD LEAGUES CLUB

TO BE HELD AT 7:30 PM ON THE 29 JANUARY 2020

  •  OPENING OF THE MEETING BY THE PRESIDENT - LES MIKOLAJCZYK
  •  MINUTES OF THE PREVIOUS AGM BY THE SECRETARY - ROB WATSON
  • TREASURERS REPORT BY THE TREASURER -  MOHAN PAGADALA
  • ELECTION OF 2020 COMMITTEE BY RETURNING OFFICER - BILL GLETSOS
  • REFRESHMENT BREAK
  • GENERAL BUSINESS AND PROGRAM FOR 2020 - DISCUSION
  • CLOSING OF THE MEETING BY THE PRESIDENT

Documents attached :-

  1. Financial statement
  2. 2019 AGM minutes
  3. President’s report

Regards,

Les Mikolajczyk