Chess Scotland

The home of Chess in Scotland

Chess Scotland

The home of Chess in Scotland

Chess Scotland

The home of Chess in Scotland

Aberdeen Congress 2018

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

Best Western Summerhill Hotel, 20 Summerhill Court, Aberdeen, AB15 6TW

Time Controls: Regular  |  Rounds: 5  |  Entry Form

  More Information

The 2018 Aberdeen Congress takes place April 20-22.

Venue:
Best Western Summerhill Hotel
20 Summerhill Court, Aberdeen AB15 6TW

The congress consists of three five round chess tournaments:
Open
Major (Under 1800)
Minor (Under 1400)

Schedule:
Round 1: Friday 20th April 2018 19:00
Round 2: Saturday 21st April 10:00
Round 3: Saturday 21st April 15:00
Round 4: Sunday 22nd April 09:30
Round 5: Sunday 22nd April 14:30

Time control: All moves in 90 minutes with a 30 second increment from move one.
Default time: The default time is 30 minutes. Players without opponents will be re-paired
or offered a rated friendly if possible.

Prizes (for all tournament) 1st £200, 2nd £100, 3rd £50 Grading Prize £25.

This tournament is eligible for the Chessbase.com Scottish Grand Prix.

The organisers reserve the right to make any changes required for the smooth running of
the tournament, including varying prize money, and move players between sections.
The total number of entries will be limited to 90.

Contact: Neil Irving (07837 657 263)

  Entrants

Open [23]

Pnum

Name

Club / Federation

National Rating

15934

Hamish Olson

BA

2159

21574

FM Murad Abdulla

BA

2158

3919

David J Findlay

DV

2154

4722

Robert Lothian

BA

2057

5882

Willie Rutherford

ED

1903

14372

Richard L Jennings

BA

1899

3411

Duncan A F Campbell

OB

1899

22505

Robert Kane

ED

1889

18930

Andrew Newton

IV

1873

3468

Mike Cavanagh

BA

1862

6863

WFM Joy Durno

NM

1847

27920

Stefan Wagner

BA

1842

9047

Jeremy J Mitchell

BA

1823

5828

Stephen Robinson

AR

1820

15018

Michael Ridge

ED

1813

28173

Stephen David Harvey

OB

1802

5223

Stephen G McQuillan

HA

1780

13697

Alastair G Dawson

DV

1728

14937

Roland Kensdale

AB

1698

23569

Lukah Connolly Sams

TC

1617

16590

Peter McEwan

BD

1552

20808

Adam Walkowiak

WD

1467

21914

Mahir Abdullayev

BA

1434

Major [33]

Pnum

Name

Club / Federation

National Rating

9024

Jamie Mollison

BS

1780

6052

Stephen H Smith

ST

1704

5346

Robin Moore

GD

1687

3537

William Clinton

LV

1636

9859

Keith Emery

SZ

1619

3020

A Keith Aitchison

ED

1618

5433

Frankie Murray

EK

1609

12399

Alan Smith

BA

1598

24360

David Burke

NM

1582

4277

Bruce T Harrold

SZ

1574

27391

Christos Tinas

AB

1552

3575

David G Congalton

GD

1551

3863

John Ewen

BA

1537

21582

Alex Beston

BA

1522

22465

John McEwan

BD

1489

21192

Michael McRobert

IV

1485

15294

Simon Kerridge

BD

1467

27416

Robert A Gibb

PY

1450

14346

Steve Sawaryn

NM

1439

5224

George R McRobert

IV

1438

3774

Peter J Doris

BS

1421

22809

Benjamin Ridge

TC

1390

3951

Raymond Flood

DV

1377

4166

Glynis Grant

DL

1370

25091

Connor Sibbald

AN

1359

6501

Donald M Wilson

GR

1351

24546

Jonathan McKay

NJ

1334

25454

Kalyan Sai Nandan Kante

NJ

1291

23912

Oishani Dutta

NJ

1202

23570

Dietah Connolly Sams

TC

1155

23908

Nandini Dutta

NJ

1125

25841

Pranav Arcot

RG

1032

28458

Wilf Wheatley

SA

-

Minor [25]

Pnum

Name

Club / Federation

National Rating

8657

Ray Noble

CH

1398

24918

Ruairidh McKay

MU

1344

27698

Graham Wilson

CO

1291

6113

Alex J Stewart

BA

1235

14266

Mark J Smith

ED

1223

27092

Allan W Buchan

ED

1173

28232

Marten Kats

CH

1170

10275

Malcolm MacMillan

PT

1162

17397

Andrew McCulloch

GI

1086

26866

Andy Heron

PY

1059

13733

Robert Mcleod

CH

1042

24229

Aditya Hegde

AB

1017

3672

Alastair P Dallas

DF

1016

26103

Murdo McLaurin

FC

967

13881

Lisa Paton

CH

938

26276

Finlay J A Gibb

NJ

891

25087

Pranav Saravanan

AN

862

28142

Raghav Praveen

BA

804

26961

Anish Subramaniam

RG

745

25985

Peter Fish

NJ

665

26965

Ananth Subramaniam

RG

576

26915

Gregor Ross

NJ

472

28237

Krish Akula

DH

454

28236

Rishabh Akula

DH

435

26914

Hagen Ross

NJ

179