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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Chess Scotland (CS) publishes calendar information as a service to players and congresses to encourage participation at these events. CS is not liable if conditions at the event differ from the published calendar information unless that event is run directly by CS.

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November, 2018

Chess Scotland AGM 2018

Saturday 3rd  (1 day event)

Time Controls: Regular

SNCL 2018-19 Rounds 1 & 2

Sunday 4th  (1 day event)

Carnegie Conference Centre, Halbeath Road, Dunfermline, KY11 8DY

Time Controls: Regular  |  Rounds: 2  |  Entry Form

Strathclyde University Allegro Nov 2018

Monday 12th  (1 day event)

Strathclyde University, Graham Hills Building, Glasgow

Time Controls: Allegro  |  Rounds: 5

Oban Congress 2018

Friday 16th to Sunday 18th  (3 day event)

Royal Hotel, Argyll Square, Oban, PA34 4BE

Time Controls: Regular  |  Rounds: 5  |  Entry Form

SNCL 2018-19 Rounds 3&4

Sunday 25th  (1 day event)

Carnegie Conference Centre, Halbeath Road, Dunfermline, KY11 8DY

Time Controls: Regular  |  Rounds: 2  |  Entry Form

December

Malawi Rapidplay 2018

Saturday 1st  (1 day event)

St Nicholas Church Halls, Bellevue Road, Prestwick, KA9 INW

Time Controls: Allegro  |  Entry Form

Edinburgh Wolf 2018

Saturday 8th to Sunday 9th  (2 day event)

Edinburgh Chess Club, 1 Alva Street, Edinburgh, EH2 4PH

Time Controls: Regular  |  Rounds: 5  |  Entry Form

Albyn Junior Championships 2018

Sunday 9th  (1 day event)

Albyn School, 17-23 Queen's Road, Aberdeen, AB15 4PB

Junior Event  |  Time Controls: Regular  |  Rounds: 5  |  Website  |  Entry Form

January, 2019

Alzheimers Winter Charity Allegro 2019

Saturday 5th  (1 day event)

Edinburgh Chess Club, 1 Alva Street, Edinburgh

Time Controls: Allegro  |  Rounds: 5

Lothians Allegro 2019

Sunday 13th  (1 day event)

Bainfield Bowling and Social Club, 34 Hutchison Crossway, Edinburgh, EH14 1RU

Time Controls: Allegro  |  Rounds: 5  |  Entry Form

CFK with Open/Adult Allegro (Stonehaven) 2019

Sunday 13th  (1 day event)

Stonehaven Town Hall, 36 Allardice Street, Stonehaven, AB39 2BU

Junior Event  |  Time Controls: Regular  |  Rounds: 5  |  Website  |  Entry Form

Stonehaven Allegro 2019

Sunday 13th  (1 day event)

Stonehaven Town Hall, 36 Allardice Street, Stonehaven, AB39 2BU

Time Controls: Allegro  |  Rounds: 5  |  Website  |  Entry Form

Scottish Championship Committee 2019

Tuesday 15th  (1 day event)

Time Controls: Regular

Kirkcaldy Junior Congress 2019

Saturday 19th  (1 day event)

Dean Park Hotel, Chapel Level, Kirkcaldy, KY2 6HF

Junior Event  |  Time Controls: Regular  |  Rounds: 4  |  Entry Form

Kirkcaldy Congress 2019

Saturday 19th to Sunday 20th  (2 day event)

Dean Park Hotel, Chapel Level, Kirkcaldy, KY2 6HF

Time Controls: Regular  |  Rounds: 4  |  Website  |  Entry Form

Edinburgh 2020 Team Allegro

Saturday 26th  (1 day event)

Edinburgh University - Teviot Row House, Edinburgh, EH8 9AJ

Time Controls: Allegro  |  Rounds: 5  |  Website  |  Entry Form

CS Management Board – Jan 2019

Wednesday 30th  (1 day event)

Time Controls: Regular

February

Keith Hoban Junior Tournament 2019

Saturday 2nd  (1 day event)

Albyn School, 17-23 Queen's Road, Aberdeen, AB15 4PB

Junior Event  |  Time Controls: Regular  |  Rounds: 5  |  Website  |  Entry Form

Perth Congress 2019

Friday 8th to Sunday 10th  (3 day event)

Salutation Hotel, 34 South Street, Perth, PH2 8PH

Time Controls: Regular  |  Rounds: 5  |  Website  |  Entry Form

Perth Congress Junior 2019

Saturday 9th  (1 day event)

Salutation Hotel, 34 South Street, Perth, PH2 8PH

Junior Event  |  Time Controls: Regular  |  Rounds: 5  |  Website  |  Entry Form

Evening Express Junior Teams 2019

Saturday 23rd  (1 day event)

Mastrick Community Centre, Greenfern Road, Aberdeen, AB16 6TR

Junior Event  |  Time Controls: Regular  |  Rounds: 5  |  Website  |  Entry Form

SNCL 2018-19 Rounds 5&6

Sunday 24th  (1 day event)

Carnegie Conference Centre, Halbeath Road, Dunfermline, KY11 8DY

Time Controls: Regular  |  Rounds: 2  |  Entry Form

March

Scottish Girls Championship 2019

Saturday 9th  (1 day event)

Lathallan School (Brotherton Castle), Johnshaven by Montrose, DD10 0HN

Junior Event  |  Time Controls: Regular  |  Rounds: 5  |  Website  |  Entry Form

Borders Simultaneous Display 2019

Sunday 10th  (1 day event)

Focus Centre, Livingstone Place, Galashiels, TD1 1DQ

Time Controls: Regular  |  Entry Form

Bridge of Allan – Blitz/Rapid 2019

Sunday 10th  (1 day event)

Royal Hotel, 55 Henderson Street, Bridge of Allan, FK9 4 HG

Time Controls: Allegro  |  Rounds: 6  |  Website  |  Entry Form

CFK Inverness 2019

Saturday 23rd  (1 day event)

Chieftain Hotel, 2 Millburn Road, Inverness, IV2 3PS

Junior Event  |  Time Controls: Regular  |  Rounds: 5  |  Website  |  Entry Form

Inverness Allegro 2019

Saturday 23rd  (1 day event)

Chieftain Hotel, 2 Millburn Road, Inverness, IV2 3PS

Time Controls: Allegro  |  Rounds: 5  |  Website  |  Entry Form

SNCL 2018-19 Round 7

Sunday 24th  (1 day event)

Carnegie Conference Centre, Halbeath Road, Dunfermline, KY11 8DY

Time Controls: Regular  |  Rounds: 1  |  Entry Form

Ken Stewart Memorial Team Lightning

Sunday 24th  (1 day event)

Time Controls: Blitz  |  Rounds: 9  |  Entry Form

April

Edinburgh Congress 2019

Friday 5th to Sunday 7th  (3 day event)

ST THOMAS OF AQUIN’S HIGH SCHOOL, CHALMERS STREET, Edinburgh, EH3 9ES

Time Controls: Regular  |  Rounds: 5  |  Entry Form

Ken Stewart Quickplay 2019

Thursday 25th  (1 day event)

Wellington Church Hall, Southpark Avenue, Glasgow, G12 8LE

Time Controls: Allegro  |  Website

Mastrick Junior 2019

Saturday 27th  (1 day event)

Mastrick Community Centre, Aberdeen, Greenfern Road, Aberdeen, AB16 6TR

Junior Event  |  Time Controls: Regular  |  Rounds: 5  |  Website  |  Entry Form

May

Renfrew Congress 2019

Saturday 4th to Sunday 5th  (2 day event)

Normandy Hotel, Inchinnan Road, Renfrew, PA4 9EJ

Time Controls: Regular  |  Rounds: 4  |  Website  |  Entry Form

CS Team Finals 2019

Saturday 18th  (1 day event)

Grangemouth Community Education Unit, Abbots Road, Grangemouth, FK3 8JE

Time Controls: Regular  |  Rounds: 1

Ayr Congress 2019

Friday 24th to Sunday 26th  (3 day event)

Mercure Ayr Hotel, Dalblair Road, Ayr, KA7 1UG

Time Controls: Regular  |  Rounds: 5  |  Entry Form

Ayr Junior Congress 2019

Saturday 25th  (1 day event)

Mercure Hotel, Dalblair Road, Ayr, KA7 1UG

Junior Event  |  Time Controls: Regular  |  Rounds: 5  |  Entry Form

June

Primary Individual 2019

Sunday 2nd  (1 day event)

Broughton School, 29 E Fettes Ave, Edinburgh, EH4 1EG

Junior Event  |  Time Controls: Regular  |  Rounds: 5  |  Entry Form

Initiative Training Event – Edinburgh CC

Saturday 8th to Sunday 9th  (2 day event)

Edinburgh Chess Club, 1 Alva Street, Edinburgh, EH2 4PH

Time Controls: Regular  |  Entry Form

Stewarton Allegro 2019

Sunday 9th  (1 day event)

Lainshaw Primary School, Kilwinning Road, Stewarton, KA3 3DL, Scotland

Time Controls: Allegro  |  Rounds: 5  |  Entry Form

Bowes-Lyon 2019

Saturday 15th to Sunday 16th  (2 day event)

Edinburgh Chess Club, 1 Alva Street, Edinburgh, EH2 4PH

Time Controls: Regular  |  Rounds: 5  |  Entry Form

July

Scottish Championship 2019

Saturday 6th to Sunday 14th  (9 day event)

Stewart’s Melville College, Ravelston Terrace, Edinburgh, EH4 3AT

Time Controls: Regular  |  Rounds: 9  |  Website

Glorney Gilbert Junior International 2019

Sunday 21st to Wednesday 24th  (4 day event)

Junior Event  |  Time Controls: Regular  |  Website

August

Hamilton Open 2019

Thursday 1st to Thursday 29th  (29 day event)

Bothwell Community Hall, 8 Fallside Road, G71 8HF

Time Controls: Regular  |  Rounds: 5

Lanarkshire League AGM 2019

Wednesday 21st  (1 day event)

Layby Inn, 73 Main Street, Salsburgh, ML7  4LW

Time Controls: Regular

Tom Brown Legacy Meeting

Monday 26th  (1 day event)

Beefeater Hotel, Edinburgh Road, nr Motherwell, ML1 5SY

Junior Event  |  Time Controls: Regular

September

UK Open Blitz Championship 2019 – Edinburgh

Saturday 7th  (1 day event)

Broughton High School, 29 East Fettes Avenue, Edinburgh, EH4 1EG

Time Controls: Blitz  |  Rounds: 15  |  Website

Arran FIDE Rapidplay 2019

Saturday 14th  (1 day event)

Brodick Town Hall, Arran

Time Controls: Allegro  |  Rounds: 5  |  Website  |  Entry Form

Lenzie Junior Congress 2019

Saturday 14th  (1 day event)

Anderston/Kelvingrove Parish Church, 759 Argyle St, Glasgow, G3 8DS

Junior Event  |  Time Controls: Regular  |  Rounds: 5

Lanarkshire League Fixtures Meeting

Wednesday 18th  (1 day event)

Time Controls: Regular

Inverness Congress 2019

Friday 20th to Sunday 22nd  (3 day event)

Chieftain Hotel, 2 Millburn Road, Inverness, IV2 3PS

Time Controls: Regular  |  Rounds: 5  |  Website  |  Entry Form

Polytechnic Quickplay Sep 2019

Thursday 26th  (1 day event)

Wellington Church Hall, 77 Southpark Avenue, Glasgow

Time Controls: Allegro  |  Rounds: 5  |  Entry Form

October

Glasgow Schools League 2019-2020

Tuesday 1st  (1 day event)

Junior Event  |  Time Controls: Regular

Dundee Congress 2019

Friday 18th to Sunday 20th  (3 day event)

University of Dundee Chaplaincy Centre, Cross Row, Dundee, DD1 4HN

Time Controls: Regular  |  Rounds: 5  |  Website  |  Entry Form

Edinburgh Junior Congress 2019

Sunday 27th  (1 day event)

Broughton High School, 29 E Fettes Ave, Edinburgh, EH4 1EG

Junior Event  |  Time Controls: Regular  |  Rounds: 6  |  Website

November

Chess Scotland AGM 2019

Saturday 2nd  (1 day event)

Novotel, 181 Pitt Street, Glasgow, G2 4DT

Time Controls: Regular

SNCL 2019-2020 Rounds 1 and 2

Sunday 3rd  (1 day event)

Time Controls: Regular  |  Rounds: 2

FIDE Rated Edinburgh Blitz 2019

Friday 8th  (1 day event)

Stewart's Melville College, 69A Dean Path, Edinburgh, EH4 3AT

Time Controls: Blitz  |  Rounds: 9

FIDE Rated Edinburgh Allegro

Saturday 9th  (1 day event)

Stewart's Melville College, 69A Dean Path, Edinburgh, EH4 3AT

Time Controls: Allegro  |  Rounds: 6