Yorkshire Chess Association





Next Rotherham Online Tournaments


The final tournaments of the year, organised by the award-winning Rotherham Online website, started last week.


Classic Championship


Notice of the impending latest free-to-enter, open-to-all, Classic Championship, beginning Wednesday, November 10th, was received only after the webmaster had returned from (yet another) week’s holiday.


The tournament will be played over six rounds - one game a week - with a time limit of 30 minutes plus a 30 seconds per move increment.  Progress can be followed at





A five-round open-to-all Rapidplay tournament, split into sections according to rating, will also be held starting on Wednesday, November 17th.

Entries for the one-game-a-week Rapid will be taken up to midnight on November 16th.

Any late entries after that will only be at the discretion of the organisers.

For further details, current entries and how to enter see the following link.