try these online versions of Golders Green and Hampstead!

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try these online versions of Golders Green and Hampstead!

Post by Adam Raoof » Tue May 12, 2020 5:55 pm

If you are bored of playing blitz… and missing us… try these online versions of Golders Green and Hampstead! If you like Chess960 then we are having a tournament on Lichess tomorrow night (Wednesday 13th May) see below for details.

Adam Raoof

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Thursday 14th May 2020 - Chess England Blitz in TWO SECTIONS! Open and Under 1700 (ECF Under 135). You must have an ECF or a FIDE profile to enter. FIDE rapid ratings apply. If you don’t have a FIDE Blitz use your ECF Rapid converted- [ECF x 7.5 + 700 = FIDE]. 10 minutes each no increment. Seven Rounds from 7.30pm to 10pm with an intermission - £5.00 to enter - Cash Prizes based on entries will be shared. All players have to be on camera throughout.
https://tornelo.com/chess/orgs/chess-en ... land-blitz

Read this page - https://bit.ly/chessonlineterms

Then join us on WhatsApp - https://bit.ly/chessenglandwhatsappchat
Saturday 16th May 2020 - The World Famous Golders Green Rapid Chess tournament goes online! - Open, Under 2000, Under 1700, Junior Under 16 sections! You must have an ECF or a FIDE profile to enter. FIDE rapid ratings apply. If you don’t have a FIDE Rapid use your ECF Rapid converted- [ECF x 7.5 + 700 = FIDE]. 20 minutes each plus 10 seconds a move. Six Rounds on the hour from 10am to 4pm at the latest - Save 10% if you enter and pay within the next 3 days. Cash Prizes based on entries will be shared. All players have to be on camera throughout. https://tornelo.com/chess/orgs/none/eve ... apid-chess
Read this page - https://bit.ly/chessonlineterms

A six round rapid swiss format tournament, by invitation only
All players SHOULD be a member of, or supporter of (that only costs £5.00), the English Chess Federation - https://www.englishchess.org.uk/ecf-membership/ because we hope to include these events in the ECF online rating list in the future and this is one of their conditions. These events are not currently rated. All players have to be on camera throughout.

Saturday 23rd and Sunday 24th May 2020 - The World Famous Hampstead Congress goes online! - Open, Under 1900, Under 1700 sections! You must have an ECF or a FIDE profile to enter. FIDE standard ratings apply. If you don’t have a FIDE standard rating convert your ECF grade [ECF x 7.5 + 700 = FIDE]. 60 minutes each plus 10 seconds a move. Three Rounds on Saturday at 10am, 1pm and 4pm then two rounds on Sunday at a slightly later time of 11am and 2pm. Save 10% if you enter and pay within the next 3 days. Cash Prizes based on entries will be shared. All players have to be on camera throughout. https://tornelo.com/chess/orgs/none/eve ... d-congress
Read this page - https://bit.ly/chessonlineterms

Wednesday 13th May 2020 - CHESS 960 (Fischer Random) - 7.30pm, 90 minutes long. If you don’t know what Chess 960 is, here is a helpful video! https://lichess.org/variant/chess960 - sponsored by PinPoint Learning, this has prizes for 1st, 2nd and 3rd place (tiebreaks apply) and you have to donate £2.00 to enter - https://form.jotform.com/201322674349050 and then you will receive a password. So enter early! Join team Chess England https://lichess.org/team/chess-england and then join the tournament here - https://lichess.org/tournament/tCqeBWgv

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Useful links!

FIDE Rating Database - ratings.fide.com
English Chess Federation Grading Database - www.ecfgrading.org.uk
Chess Results Database - www.chess-results.com
chesspublishing.com - Opening Theory
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