The Geelong Chess Club hosts the 2019 Fixed Opening Lightning Tournament this Thursday, 4th April. All are welcome to attend.
Please see the Tournament Page for more details.
Fourteen time Club Champion Alistair Anderson was a convincing winner of the Geelong Chess Club 2019 Summer Lightning on Thursday, 28th March. Anderson took first place, followed by daylight, with a perfect score of 6 out of 6. Please visit the Tournament Page for full details.
Rising junior Jack Smith made the 2019 Summer Swiss his debut tournament victory, with an impressive 4 out 5 points. He was closely followed by Reza Daneshvar and newcomer Omar Bashar on 3.5 points. Please see the Tournament page for full results.
Geoff Barber took first place in the 2019 Summer Rapid Tournament, with a score of 5 out of 6 points. He was followed by Sagargiri Goswani (4.5) and Paul Brown (4).
Following completion of the 2018 Program of play, the Geelong Chess Club will have an open evening of social chess this Thursday, 6th December. All are welcome to play.
Next Thursday, 13th December, the Club winds up the year with its 2018 Annual General Meeting, followed by prize presentations and light refreshments.
The Geelong Chess Club 2018 Ten Minute Championship ended in a three way tie between Zoran Babic, Alistair Anderson, and Michael Sugrue.
The club also welcomed new players Sagargiri Goswani and Matthew Whitford, who both acquitted themselves well, finishing in the top half of the table.
Please see the Tournament Page for final standings.
The Geelong Chess Club 2018 Rapid Play Championship came down to a tie between Zoran Babic and Michael Sugrue, both players scoring 5/6.
The club also welcomed two new players to this event, Alan Hosking and Stan Rusiniak.
For full results and final standings, please see the Tournament Page.