Yorkshire Chess Association


Year Book 2018-19 Contents



 Message from the President

Officers 2018-19

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 2018-2019

ECF Game Fee Changes &c

Joining the ECF

Standard-play Grading Trends 2002-18

Notes on the YCA Grading List

Results Graded July 2017 to June 2018

YCA Grading List

Yorkshire Junior Reports

Correspondence Chess Report

U-160 Captainís Message

2017-18 League Tables & Match Results

County Match Result Summary

English County Finals 2018

Recent Winners of YCA Events

Constitution and Rules

YCA League Rules

Index to Rules

Individual Championship Rules

Contact Details Index

Event Calendar 2018-19



Girls' U-11 Team


Following 2 successful training days, the White Rose Chess Academy is inviting 16 girls to attend a chess day on 16th February in York.† This is to finalise arrangements for the EPSCA event to be held on 23rd March 2019 in Birmingham, and allow for team bonding so all the girls and parents know each other well.† (Click here for programme.)


The players invited are as follows:

Beth Ravilious

Natasha Pointon

Camilla De Luca

Emily Taylor

Eva Donegan

Nina Hitzeroth

Isobelle Foster

Melannie Wu

Sophie Devereux

Freya Graham

Hanzhi Meng

Petra Crack

Livia Lari

Ellie Triffitt

Joely Hill

Molly Bridel