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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January, 2020

Lothians Allegro 2020

Sunday 12th  (1 day event)

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

Time Controls: Allegro  |  Rounds: 5  |  Entry Form

Richardson and Spens Quarter-Final 2020

Sunday 19th  (1 day event)

Time Controls: Regular  |  Rounds: 1

NEJCA Keith Hoban Memorial Events

Saturday 25th  (1 day event)

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

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

Tom Brown Legacy Board – Jan 2020

Wednesday 29th  (1 day event)

Junior Event  |  Time Controls: Regular

February

Rajaferz CC Junior Congress 2020

Saturday 1st  (1 day event)

Junior Event  |  Time Controls: Regular  |  Rounds: 5

SNCL 2019-2020 Rounds 3 and 4

Sunday 2nd  (1 day event)

Time Controls: Regular  |  Rounds: 2

Lothian Junior Team Day 2

Sunday 2nd  (1 day event)

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

Junior Event  |  Time Controls: Regular  |  Website

Perth Congress 2020

Friday 7th to Sunday 9th  (3 day event)

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

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

March

SNCL 2019-2020 Rounds 5 and 6

Sunday 1st  (1 day event)

Time Controls: Regular

Lothian Junior Championships 2020

Sunday 8th  (1 day event)

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

Junior Event  |  Time Controls: Regular  |  Website

Scottish Girls Championships 2020

Saturday 14th  (1 day event)

Lathallan School, Johnshaven by Montrose, DD10 0HN

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

Richardson and Spens Semi-Final 2020 (*cancel/postpone*)

Sunday 22nd  (1 day event)

Time Controls: Regular

Evening Express Teams 2020 (*postponed*)

Saturday 28th  (1 day event)

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

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

SNCL 2019-2020 Round 7 (*cancelled*)

Sunday 29th  (1 day event)

Time Controls: Regular  |  Rounds: 1

East Megafinal (*postponed*)

Sunday 29th  (1 day event)

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

Junior Event  |  Time Controls: Regular  |  Website

44th Scottish Team Lightning Team Championships – (*cancelled*)

Sunday 29th  (1 day event)

Time Controls: Blitz

April

Edinburgh Congress 2020 (*cancelled*)

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

St Thomas of Aqin's High School, Chalmers Street, Edinburgh, EH3 9ES

Time Controls: Regular  |  Rounds: 5

Richardson and Spens Final 2020 (*cancel/postpone*)

Saturday 18th  (1 day event)

Time Controls: Regular

Lanarkshire League 70th Anniversary Allegro (*cancelled*)

Saturday 25th  (1 day event)

Joe McKay, Liberty Road, Bellshill, ML4 2EU

Time Controls: Allegro  |  Rounds: 5

Inverness CFK 2020 (*postponed*)

Saturday 25th  (1 day event)

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

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

Inverness Allegro 2020 (*postponed*)

Saturday 25th  (1 day event)

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

Time Controls: Allegro  |  Rounds: 5

1st On-line Scottish Chess Tour Allegro

Sunday 26th  (1 day event)

Time Controls: Allegro  |  Rounds: 5  |  Website

May

Mayday Friday Evening Blitz in Edinburgh (*cancelled*)

Friday 1st  (1 day event)

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

Time Controls: Blitz  |  Rounds: 9  |  Website  |  Entry Form

1 Day – 6 Round – FIDE Allegro in Edinburgh (*cancelled*)

Saturday 2nd  (1 day event)

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

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

1st Online Scottish Chess Tour Friday Evening Blitz

Friday 8th  (1 day event)

Time Controls: Blitz  |  Website

NEJCA Mastrick Age-Based Event 2020 (*cancelled*)

Saturday 9th  (1 day event)

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

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

2nd Online Scottish Chess Tour Allegro

Sunday 10th  (1 day event)

Time Controls: Allegro  |  Rounds: 5  |  Website

1st Online Scottish Chess Tour Standard Play Tournament

Monday 11th to Wednesday 27th  (17 day event)

Time Controls: Regular  |  Rounds: 6  |  Website

June

UK Chess Challenge Gigafinal 2020 – Edinburgh (*cancelled*)

Sunday 7th  (1 day event)

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

Junior Event  |  Time Controls: Regular  |  Website

2nd Online Scottish Chess Tour Blitz

Friday 12th  (1 day event)

Time Controls: Blitz  |  Rounds: 9  |  Website

1st Online Scottish Chess Tour Weekend Tournament

Saturday 13th to Sunday 14th  (2 day event)

Time Controls: Regular  |  Rounds: 5  |  Website

Lothian Junior Team Day 3 (*cancelled*)

Sunday 14th  (1 day event)

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

Junior Event  |  Time Controls: Regular  |  Website

1st Scottish Online Allegro and Lightning Championships

Saturday 20th to Sunday 21st  (2 day event)

Time Controls: Regular

1st CS Girls Online Championships

Saturday 27th  (1 day event)

Junior Event  |  Time Controls: Allegro  |  Rounds: 5  |  Website

July

3rd Online Scottish Chess Tour Blitz

Friday 3rd  (1 day event)

Time Controls: Blitz  |  Rounds: 9  |  Website

3rd Online Scottish Chess Tour Allegro

Saturday 4th  (1 day event)

Time Controls: Regular  |  Rounds: 5  |  Website

Scottish Championships 2020 (*cancelled*)

Saturday 4th to Sunday 12th  (9 day event)

Royal Botanic Garden Edinburgh, Edinburgh, EH3 5NZ

Time Controls: Regular  |  Rounds: 9  |  Entry Form

Online Primary Individual

Tuesday 7th to Wednesday 8th  (2 day event)

Junior Event  |  Time Controls: Regular

1st Online Scottish Chess Championships

Monday 13th to Sunday 19th  (7 day event)

Time Controls: Regular  |  Website

Online Glorney Gilbert Junior International 2020

Sunday 26th to Friday 31st  (6 day event)

Junior Event  |  Time Controls: Regular  |  Website

1st Online Scottish Chess Tour Junior Festival – Morning Congress

Monday 27th to Thursday 30th  (4 day event)

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

4th Online Scottish Chess Tour Friday Blitz

Friday 31st  (1 day event)

Time Controls: Blitz  |  Website

August

4th Online Scottish Chess Tour Saturday and Sunday Evening Allegro

Saturday 1st  (1 day event)

Time Controls: Allegro  |  Rounds: 5  |  Website

4th Online Scottish Chess Tour Standard

Saturday 1st to Sunday 2nd  (2 day event)

Time Controls: Regular  |  Rounds: 6  |  Website

4th Online Scottish Chess Tour Saturday and Sunday Evening Allegro

Sunday 2nd  (1 day event)

Time Controls: Allegro  |  Rounds: 5  |  Website

1st Online Scottish Chess Tour Junior Congress – Evening Congress

Monday 3rd to Thursday 6th  (4 day event)

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

1st Scottish Online Chess Triathlon Championships

Friday 14th to Sunday 16th  (3 day event)

Time Controls: Regular  |  Rounds: 15

ZoomChess Lenzie Junior

Sunday 23rd  (1 day event)

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

2nd Online “Chess Suppliers” Tribute Tournament

Saturday 29th  (1 day event)

Time Controls: Regular

September

5th SCT Online Weekend Evening Blitz

Friday 4th  (1 day event)

Time Controls: Blitz  |  Rounds: 9  |  Website

Inverness Congress 2020 (*cancelled*)

Friday 4th to Sunday 6th  (3 day event)

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

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

5th SCT Online Weekend Allegro

Saturday 5th  (1 day event)

Time Controls: Allegro  |  Rounds: 6  |  Website

5th SCT Online Weekend Standard

Saturday 5th to Sunday 6th  (2 day event)

Time Controls: Regular  |  Rounds: 6  |  Website

Harvest Allegro

Saturday 12th  (1 day event)

Time Controls: Allegro  |  Rounds: 5

Silly Sicilians Junior Congress

Sunday 13th  (1 day event)

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

October

6th Online SCT Weekender October 2020 – Blitz

Friday 2nd  (1 day event)

Time Controls: Blitz  |  Rounds: 9  |  Website

6th Online SCT Weekender October 2020 – Junior Allegros

Saturday 3rd  (1 day event)

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

6th Online SCT Weekender October 2020 – Standard play

Saturday 3rd to Sunday 4th  (2 day event)

Time Controls: Regular  |  Rounds: 5  |  Website

6th Online SCT Weekender October 2020 – Allegro

Sunday 4th  (1 day event)

Time Controls: Allegro  |  Rounds: 5  |  Website

Edinburgh Junior Online Congress 2020

Saturday 10th  (1 day event)

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

1st SCT Online Junior Tattie Festival 2020

Monday 12th to Friday 16th  (5 day event)

Junior Event  |  Time Controls: Allegro  |  Website

Dundee Congress 2020 (*cancelled*)

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

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

Time Controls: Regular  |  Rounds: 5

2nd SCT Online Junior Tattie Festival 2020

Monday 19th to Friday 23rd  (5 day event)

Junior Event  |  Time Controls: Allegro  |  Website

Aliens v Predator – Online Junior

Saturday 24th  (1 day event)

Junior Event  |  Time Controls: Allegro  |  Website

Glasgow Schools League 2020-21

Saturday 31st  (1 day event)

Junior Event  |  Time Controls: Regular  |  Entry Form

November

7th Online SCT Weekender November 2020 – Blitz

Friday 6th  (1 day event)

Time Controls: Blitz  |  Rounds: 9  |  Website

7th Online SCT Weekender November 2020 – Junior U-15

Saturday 7th  (1 day event)

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

7th Online SCT Weekender November 2020 – Standard play

Saturday 7th to Sunday 8th  (2 day event)

Time Controls: Regular  |  Rounds: 5  |  Website

7th Online SCT Weekender November 2020 – Allegro

Sunday 8th  (1 day event)

Time Controls: Allegro  |  Rounds: 5  |  Website

7th Online SCT Weekender November 2020 – Junior U-11

Sunday 8th  (1 day event)

Junior Event  |  Time Controls: Allegro  |  Rounds: 5  |  Website

Frosty Moon Allegro

Sunday 15th  (1 day event)

Time Controls: Allegro  |  Rounds: 5

The Big Mosh Up (Parents v Kids Team Battle)

Saturday 21st  (1 day event)

Time Controls: Blitz

St Andrews Day Congress

Friday 27th to Sunday 29th  (3 day event)

Time Controls: Regular  |  Rounds: 5

December

8th Online SCT Weekender December 2020 – Friday Blitz

Friday 4th  (1 day event)

Time Controls: Blitz  |  Rounds: 9  |  Website

8th Online SCT Weekender December 2020 – Friday Junior Blitz

Friday 4th  (1 day event)

Junior Event  |  Time Controls: Blitz  |  Rounds: 5  |  Website

8th Online SCT Weekender December 2020 – Junior U15 Allegro

Saturday 5th  (1 day event)

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

Celtic Nations Online Junior Team Individual

Saturday 5th to Sunday 6th  (2 day event)

Lichess

International Event  |  Time Controls: Allegro  |  Rounds: 6

8th Online SCT Weekender December 2020 – Weekend Standard

Saturday 5th to Sunday 6th  (2 day event)

Time Controls: Regular  |  Rounds: 5  |  Website

8th Online SCT Weekender December 2020 – Sunday Allegro

Sunday 6th  (1 day event)

Time Controls: Allegro  |  Rounds: 5  |  Website

8th Online SCT Weekender December 2020 – U11 Evening Allegro

Sunday 6th  (1 day event)

Junior Event  |  Time Controls: Allegro  |  Rounds: 5  |  Website

FIDE Online World Cadets & Youth Rapid Chess Championships

Monday 7th to Wednesday 9th  (3 day event)

International Event  |  Time Controls: Allegro  |  Rounds: 7

SCT – 12 Days of Christmas Junior Chess Festival

Thursday 10th to Monday 21st  (12 day event)

Junior Event  |  Time Controls: Regular

Annihilation Junior 2020

Saturday 12th  (1 day event)

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

Online British Championships

Friday 18th to Sunday 3rd January  (17 day event)

Time Controls: Regular  |  Rounds: 11

January, 2021

9th Online SCT Weekender – January 2021

Sunday 3rd to Wednesday 6th  (4 day event)

Time Controls: Allegro  |  Website

Andy’s Birthday Allegro

Sunday 10th  (1 day event)

Time Controls: Allegro  |  Rounds: 5

The Immortals

Saturday 16th  (1 day event)

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