This is a blog mainly for members of the Ryde-Eastwood Leagues Club Chess Club which meets every Wednesday evening at 7:30 pm at the Ryde-Eastwood Leagues Club (117 Ryedale Road
West Ryde NSW). It is intended to generate discussion and debate on chess and provide an additional forum for members to look at and comment on other members' chess games.
There is a slight change to our calendar, our Lightning Competition will not start tomorrow it will start on Wednesday 16th August, with the final rounds being played on the following Wednesday 23rd August, tomorrow, Wednesday 9thAugust we will have casual games. If you would like to compete in the Lightning Competition you must let me know before 6.00pm on Tuesday 15th August.
On Wednesday 30th August we have Australia’s greatest Grand Master Mr Ian Rogers giving us a lecture on chess, the lecture will start at 7.30pm and finish at 10.30pm, during the lecture we provide some finger food for the Members, there will be no chess played during the lecture.
On Wednesday 6th, 13th and 20th September we will have the Bobby Fischer Cup Tournament.
NSWCA Grade Match Competition starts in 3 weeks, the grades will be Under 1500 Teams, Under 1700 Teams and Under 2100 Teams, all Under 2100 game will be played at Cabra-Vale Diggers Club on a Sunday afternoon. I would like our Club to field at least 3 Teams, one in each grade, we need 4 players and 1 reserve to field a Team.
Please let me know ASAP if you would like to play for our teams.