Chess Scotland

The home of Chess in Scotland

Chess Scotland

The home of Chess in Scotland

Chess Scotland

The home of Chess in Scotland

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1st Online Scottish Chess Championship

28th June 2020

Chess Scotland are delighted to announce the 1st Online Scottish Chess Championships taking place on Lichess.

The Championships has 4 events

A main Championship running from 13th - 19th July with a guaranteed first prize of £100 thanks to a donation from the Chess Scotland President

U1800 and U1500 Championships running from 13th - 17th July

Open Weekend Tournament from 17th to 19th July

Current Chess Scotland Membership is required for the Championship events but not for the Weekend events.

We will be doing a simulated live games broadcast of all the Championship games


Time Control

60 minutes + 15 second increment


All Championship matches start at 7:30pm.

Weekend Congress

July 17th Round 1 – 7:30pm

July 18th Round 2 – 3:00pm

July 18th Round 3 – 7:30pm

July 19th Round 4 – 3:00pm

July 19th Round 5 – 7:30pm


£10 for all events, £2.50 Junior Discount

Online Entry form can be found at

April 2020 – E-Mag

27th May 2020

Primary Individual Live Games

4th July 2020

International Junior Selection for Autumn/Winter 2020 and beyond

3rd July 2020

Grading Update 2020

1st July 2020

FIDE Rating List – July 2020

1st July 2020

Glorney Festival Online 2020 squads

30th June 2020

Chess Scotland 100 Club

30th June 2020

Online Events for July

28th June 2020

Chess Scotland Online Girls Championship – Results

28th June 2020

1st Online Scottish Allegro and Lightning Championships

21st June 2020

Book Reviews

18th June 2020

1st Scottish Online Allegro and Lightning Championships

15th June 2020

Live Games: 1st Online Scottish Chess Tour Weekend Tournament

13th June 2020

Online Events for June

7th June 2020

Scottish Chess Tour update May 25 2020

25th May 2020

History Updates 2020

25th May 2020

Chess Scotland Membership

17th May 2020


17th May 2020

Online Consultation Results

17th May 2020