Chess Scotland

The home of Chess in Scotland

Chess Scotland

The home of Chess in Scotland

Chess Scotland

The home of Chess in Scotland

Arbiters in Scotland

Chess Scotland has taken a policy decision to cease displaying home addresses on the website. If you have difficulty in contacting an arbiter, please email the Membership Secretary who will be pleased to assist.

Principal Arbiters

Gerald Bonner 07742 528 548

Ken Stewart 01236 431394

Senior Arbiters

Lara A L Barnes 0167 054 0848 : 0752 752 9034

Simon R Gillam 0131 339 2614

Andy Howie 07921 810 910

Alex H McFarlane 0169 881 7155 : 0167 054 0848

Steve Mannion Snr 01350 724255

FIDE Licensed Arbiters

FIDE have a rule, “All arbiters of a FIDE rated tournament shall be licensed otherwise the tournament shall not be rated.” The full list is here FIDE Licensed Arbiters.

The Chess Scotland FIDE arbiters are as follows:-

Lara A L Barnes 0167 054 0848 : 0752 752 9034

David G Congalton 01294 673140

David Michael Deary 0129 453 9942 : 0785 259 9065

Simon R Gillam 0131 339 2614

Andy Howie 07921 810 910

Alex H McFarlane 0169 881 7155 : 0167 054 0848

John D McNicoll 01563 525 109

Alistair Maxwell 0141 620 2115 : 0779 002 1618

Fiona Petrie 07935 030 788

Ken Stewart 01236 431394

FIDE Arbiter

Steve Mannion Snr 01350 724255

Arbiters

James Anderson 0138 250 1649

Gerald Lobley 01467 643121

Andrew MacQueen 01505 863 521

David Reid 0141 772 8817

Michael J Roth 01738 639 899

Alan Steel 01563 528 226

Stephen Taylor 07743 743 150

Courses for Arbiters

Chess Scotland will organise courses for potential arbiters whenever enough candidates have expressed an interest. Please contact Dr Ken W C Stewart, 27 Golfview Drive, Coatbridge ML5 1JN. Tel: 01236-431394

Arbiters are subject to the Chess Scotland Protection of Vulnerable Groups (Child Protection) policies and procedures – see Policy Documents