Barrow CHESS CLUB      Site updated 5th August 2017 site stats



 

  Club News

Chess Theory

International news page (2012) (2013) (2014) W.Ch 2016

 Final Barrow Club Championship table here

Local Events in the North West and beyond

  A list of top current British players

  Chess Historic Games

 

New Chess Jokes

New members are welcome. If you are keen to learn more about the game, and, improve your play we have many standards of player who can help you.

If you are already an established player and want serious competition games, we have many tournaments at the Barrow club, and also play in the Cumbria League.

so donít be shy - get yourself to the British Legion on a Monday and a Wednesday! We look forward to seeing you.

contact details for club secretary (who isn't the web master)

 

Barrow Chess Club meets at the British Legion, Holker Street in Barrow-in-Furness

Meeting times are from 7.30pm Mondays and 7.30pm Wednesdays

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New Online Chess Quiz

 

new season on first monday in september-Pairs competition 21st Aug (where you play individually but a team of twos results are collated) , AGM 30th Aug.

The national grades are out now!!!!!!!!!!!!...click here to see Barrows grades.

 

 


 

County Chess Section (All the tables, results, fixtures and averages for the county scene)

Cumbria County Individual Championships 2012

 New        Cumbria Team Handicap Rapidplay 2016

New       Cumbria County Championships 2017:Results

Members Area (for password secured details of members eg telephone numbers)

The games section includes a game played by 

Matthew Meckenzie (a barrow club member) against a British Grandmaster.

It also includes a link to where you can see Martin Gawnes games.

 

John Moore Remembered

Clippings from local press over the years click here.

 

For the Roll of honour -the results from previous years

 

Minutes to 2009 AGM

World famous Chess playing computer program-it adapts to your standard- play online Fritz for free here

Links to other sites:

ChessJournal - Record, analyse and store your competitive ...

chessjournalapp.com

Record, analyse and store your competitive 'over-the-board' games in the cloud. Enjoy your personal game collection anywhere!

The Federation Internationale des Echecs

The Northern Counties Chess Union

The Cumbria Chess Association

The English Chess Federation

The Internet Chess Club (play online chess in competitions for a small subscription)

 

Chess.com (a free site to play online chess)

Chess Maze International (a site full of great chess pieces to ogle over if you havent the money like me)

ChessBase (for all your chess programs needs)