Tuesday, 16 April 2013

NSWCA Grade Matches

Message from the President:
Dear Members,
The NSWCA Grade Match competition starts in about 5 weeks time. The divisions subject to the number of competitors will be;
Open
U2000
U1700
U1500
If you would like in one of our teams please me know.

Regards,
Les
For those new to Grade Matches, this is NSWCA inter-club competition. Each club plays an home and away game with another club. It is a great way to meet other chessplayers in Sydney. Downside is that there is travel in winter in Sydney.

Wednesday, 3 April 2013

Lecture on 2013 Candidates Tournament by GM Ian Rogers

Message from the Prez:
Dear Members,
We are fortunate that on Wednesday 10th of April we have the most successful chess player Australia has produced to date, GrandMaster Ian Rogers coming to our club.
He will be giving us a lecture on chess and more specifically the Candidates Tournament currently under way in London.
The lecture will start at 7.30 pm  and conclude at 10.00 pm, snacks and a drink will be provided half way through the lecture.
There will be no chess played during the lecture.
Let me know if you will be attending before 7.30 pm on Wednesday 3rd of April so we can arrange the room with sufficient seating and provide sufficient snacks.

Regards,
Les Mikolajczyk