Sheffield Nomads meet most Tuesday nights at the Trades & Labour Club, 200 Duke Street, Sheffield, S2 5QQ from 7.30pm onwards. We have four teams spread across the five divisions of the Sheffield league, with players of all abilities, and are always on the look out for new members. So, if you’ve not played for a while, or are facing your opponents online instead, why not get in touch so we can arrange for you to come down to the club one evening for some over the board games. If you find you like it, there are plenty of opportunities to take part in competitive league matches. Alternatively casual games can be played.
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The 400 league season ended with Hillsborough and Nomads on the same points, both managing seven wins and one loss. Hillsborough had the higher game points but they didn’t count, it was play off time! We reconvened at The New Barrack Tavern On Monday 11th June. We had an early blow when Sam had to pull out … Continue reading “400 league success”
Henry marked his return with a win from a game he looked like losing at one point. An excellent result for Nomads against a determined Woodseats.
An appreciation by Jon Nelson and friends Sheffield Nomads chess club lost one of its founding members before Christmas. Our friend Ken passed away on 16 December and very sadly Nomads members did not become aware of his death until after Ken’s funeral had taken place on 8 January in his native Lancashire. Ken had … Continue reading “Ken Dewhurst 1962-2017”
And so to Woodseats and the Red Lion for our first match of 2018. Andrew was missing (we wish him and his family well, of course) and Woodseats were also missing one or two others towards the top end of the team that left them comfortably outgraded on nearly every board. However, that didn’t prevent … Continue reading “Woodseats A vs Nomads A, 15th January 2018”