Friday, 1 December 2017

Annual Dinner

Dear Members,

You and your partner are invited to our annual followed by dinner in the Golden Hawk Restaurant.
The presentation will start at 7.30pm on Wednesday 6th December in our chess room.
If you would like to come to dinner the cost will be:-
Member - $30
Partner   - $45
If the member is a child and orders from the kid’s menu there will be no charge.
If your partner is a child and orders from the kid’s menu the cost will be $12.
Each member is allowed one partner.
The menu is attached, if you can organise a group of 4 or more and are seated together you can order the banquet, otherwise you must order from the set course menu.
Please let me know before 5.00pm Monday 4th December if you wish come to dinner so I can make appropriate booking arrangements and you must pay Mohan before 7.30pm Wednesday 6th December.

Les Mikolajczyk

Tuesday, 17 October 2017

Sad News ......

Dear Members,

I have been informed that 2 of our members recently passed away, Karl Kirillov on 9th October and Manual Valenzuela last week.

Les Mikolajczyk

Monday, 16 October 2017

Ryde-Eastwood Chess Club Classic Competition

Dear Members,

The Classic Competition starts on Wednesday. The Club Championship Finals starts on the following Wednesday. 

The Classic Competition is for those Players that did not make the Club Championship. The Classic Competition is a long play competition with one round played each Wednesday and will a 7 round Swiss tournament. 

After the Classic Competition on Wednesday 6th December we will have our Annual presentation followed by dinner in the restaurant. 

If you wish to play in the Classic Competition please let me know before 6.00pm on Tuesday 17th October.


Les Mikolajczyk

Wednesday, 23 August 2017

Revised Chess Club calendar

Dear Members,

The revised calendar I sent to you on the 8th August had an error, I left out the NSWCA Presentation night which will be held in our Club room on 13th September, it will be a major event for our Club as we won all 3 divisions by a large score, apart from receiving 3 1st prizes 10 of our players will each receive a board prize. NSWCA will also conduct a lightning competition on that night. You are all welcome to attend.

The calendar will be as follows:

Tonight the finals of the Club Lightning Competition together with casual games.

Wednesday 30th August – GM Ian Rogers lecture.
Wednesday 6th September – casual games.
Wednesday 13th September – NSWCA Presentation.
Wednesday 20th September – Bobby Fischer Cup.
Wednesday 27th September -       ‘’        ‘’          ‘’
Wednesday 4th October        -       ‘’        ‘’          ‘’

Please let me know if you will attend the Ian Rogers lecture before 6.00pm Friday 25th August so I can organise seating and order the food.


Les Mikolajczyk

Tuesday, 8 August 2017

Ryde-Eastwood Chess Club sweeps the 2017 NSWCA Grade Matches

In the just-completed 2017 NSWCA Grade Matches, Ryde-Eastwood Leagues Club Chess Club has made a clean sweep in all three divisions.

In the U1500, Ryde-Eastwood has 28.5/36 and is the winner.
In the U1700, Ryde-Eastwood also has 28.5/36 and is the winner.
In the U2100, Ryde-Eastwood also has 24/28 and is the winner.

Congrats!!! Ryde-Eastwood is the Magnus Carlsen of Sydney!!!