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Sensory Board Donation

Chess Scotland is starting a fundraising exercise to buy some new sensory boards for use in tournaments. All sections, from Minor to Open, will get the use of these boards. Discussion on the topic can be found here.


The SJCAET Educational Trust supports young Scottish players, and is a tax-efficient medium for donations to aid the development of Junior Chess. For more details please visit

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Scottish Championships 2015

February 13th, 2015

The 122nd Scottish Championship and International Open will take place at the Tom Fleming Centre in Stewart’s Melville College in Edinburgh July 11-19, 2015.


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Tom Fleming Centre (YouTube)

Entries to: Karen Howie

FIDE Rating List – April 2015

April 1st, 2015

FIDE listing of all Scotland registered players both rated and unrated are available here. If any details are incorrect please contact

Monthly alpha and descending order, archive and FIDE info here.

FIDE ratings are updated on the first of every month.

Please report any errors in uploaded reports to for more details and full list

Chess Scotland 100 Club

March 31st, 2015

March winner of the Chess Scotland 100 Club is announced (more…)

40th Scottish Team Lightning Championship
Added: March 30th, 2015

FIDE Womens World Championship – Sochi
Added: March 17th, 2015

SNCL – Mar 2015
Added: March 17th, 2015

March Council Meeting
Added: March 16th, 2015

2015 Chess Scotland Scottish Girls Championships
Added: March 15th, 2015

Arbiter Information
Added: March 12th, 2015

Vineburgh Congress, 7 & 8 March 2015
Added: March 9th, 2015

World Senior Team – Final results
Added: March 6th, 2015

World Senior Team Chess Championships – Round 6
Added: March 1st, 2015

Chess afternoon at the Gallery of Modern Art in Glasgow
Added: February 28th, 2015

Vineburgh Chess Congress – 7th & 8th March 2015
Added: February 28th, 2015

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