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York Junior Chess Day Saturday, 7th October 2017


Peter Cloudsdale draws attention to the York Junior Chess Day being held on Saturday, 7th October 2017, at Archbishop C of E Junior School, Copmanthorpe Lane, Bishopthorpe, YO23 2QT, and reports that 22 entries have been received to date.


Further entries are invited.


On this website is an entry form (Word 97).  You can click here to download, but the text is also given below, in case it is slow to download:




York Junior Chess Day.

Saturday, 7th October  2017

Venue Archbishop C of E Junior School, Copmanthorpe Lane, Bishopthorpe, YO23 2QT.  Tel:- 01904-551630

Times – 10.00am-4.00pm.

Ages – 6-18.  The organisers will arrange suitable levels of training/competition .Beginners are welcome

Entry fee - £10.00 payable White Rose Junior Chess Academy

Bus route 13

Sponsorship-.The Event has been supported by the E CF .and is part of the White Rose Chess Academy events.

See website;www.whiterosechessacademy.org.uk

Online Payment of £10 Account;20-45-45 Account number 93360709


The day includes:-


·        Training with International Master, Andrew Ledger also Lateefah Messam-Sparks from London a strong enthusiastic female player and other experienced coaches with DBS certification.

·        Competition on a Swiss system (NOT A KNOCK OUT EVENT.).

Publicity photographs may be taken.

Refreshments – Light refreshments will be available.


Aim of the day – to have fun and learn more about chess!


York Junior Chess Day-2017

Name ______________________________________________

Address ____________________________________________


Email______________________Emergency contact no_______

Any special requirements______________Chess experience how long playing________________-


Please return form and payment to Peter Cloudsdale, 8, Beech Glade, Huntington, York, YO31 9EP. Email:cloudsdale_c@hotmail.co.uk.  Phone: 01904-624958.