Ihor Lewyk

News – Chessnuts and Yearbooks

Yorkshire Chess News Chessnuts Ihor has spoken with Jon Griffith about Chessnuts. Jon confirms that there is a problem with the site calculating results but he’s on with it now ... Continue Reading →
Ihor Lewyk

AGM – Minutes and more

Minutes to Yorkshire Chess Association AGM West Riding Pub, Leeds, Saturday 20th June 1pm 1) Attendees: R White, A Zigmond, I Lewyk, S Burton, J Hamm, B Pinder, J Burnett, S Mann, D ... Continue Reading →

Champions Challenge

Champions Challenge Once again I invite the best club teams to compete in the third Champions Challenge. The idea is to invite all the championship winning teams and runners up from ... Continue Reading →
Bradford seniors

NCCU Senior club championship

Two premier Yorkshire clubs took part in a new club championship event for veterans. The competition is being run by the Northern Counties Chess Union to reflect the aging demographics ... Continue Reading →

Player of the month – March 2015

My player of the month for March is Winston Williams a club mate of mine at Bradford chess club and Pudsey. Winston has played an impressive 11 graded league and cup games in March ... Continue Reading →

Player of the month – February 2015

Player of the month – February 2015 My player of the month for February is Matthias Gantner of Leeds University. Matthias has gained an outstanding 8 live rating points in February ... Continue Reading →

4NCL 2014/15 Weekend 3 – White Rose

4NCL 2014/15 Weekend 3 – White Rose Links: Official 4NCL Website All 4NCL Posts Download all games The White Rose squad assembled at the new 4NCL venue of the Holiday Inn at ... Continue Reading →
David Adams

Player of the month

Dave Adams My player of the month for January is Dave Adams. Dave won the York Rapid play with 5.5 out of 6 and on the way defeated International Master James Adair. He scored two wins ... Continue Reading →
John Cooper

Player of the Month – December 2014

Player of the month – December 2014 Some months there are so many great candidates for player of the month that I have to work hard to justify one player over another. My player ... Continue Reading →

Northern Counties Chess update

The recent NCCU meeting took place in Bradford in December. It clashed with our Yorkshire league fixtures and sadly we did not have a representative present for the whole meeting. However, ... Continue Reading →