Yorkshire Chess Association Year Book






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Accuracy of club information &

Yearbook: further copies &

YCA Honorary Life Members &

Yorkshire Individual Championship 2018

Message from the President

Officers 2017-18

Annual Fees

County Match Fees & Petrol Allowance

Junior Contacts

YCA League Match Venues

Secretaries of Competing Clubs

Match Correspondents ‑ Woodhouse Cup

Match Correspondents ‑ IM Brown

Match Correspondents ‑ Silver Rook

YCA League Fixtures 2017-2018

ECF Game Fee Changes &c

Joining the ECF

Standard-play Grading Trends 2002-17

Notes on the YCA Grading List

Results Graded July 2016 to June 2017

YCA Grading List

Yorkshire Junior Reports

Correspondence Chess Report

U-160 Captain’s Message

2016-17 League Tables & Match Results

County Match Result Summary

English County Finals 2017

English County Championship 1921

Recent Winners of YCA Events

Constitution and Rules

YCA League Rules

Index to Rules

Individual Championship Rules

Contact Details Index

Event Calendar 2017-18





NCCU Club Championship 2017-18


The NCCU Club Championship will be held during the first half of 2018.


The Sections of the Championship will comprise the following (teams of 4):



No grade-related limitations


Total grading limit (4 players) 680. Average top 2 boards: 180


Total grading limit (4 players) 520. Average top 2 boards: 140


No grade‑related limitations. Average age of 4 players at least 55 years


If enough teams enter a particular section, there may by a round robin event.


All NCCU and Northern Clubs can enter - £10 per team.

A third team entering from the same club would only pay £5

A Team comprising three juniors – Free to enter


Winners of each Section to receive an NCCU Trophy and a Digital Clock.


The NCCU Club Rules will be adhered to, particularly regarding the following:

All players must be ECF Members

All teams must be affiliated to a County Association [*See below.]

All teams must be members of recognised Chess Clubs


Could you please enter teams by 20th January 2018.

(When the draw and rules will be sent to team captains.)


Teams wishing to enter should contact:

Dave Cole

NCCU Club Championship Organiser  email: davecole5310@gmail.com


* It is understood clubs affiliated to Yorkshire local associations/leagues are eligible.


(Click here for original PDF flyer on which this page is based.)