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Sheffield Nomads meet most Tuesday nights at the Trades & Labour Club, 200 Duke Street, Sheffield, S2 5QQ from 7.30pm onwards. We have three teams spread across the four 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.

All ages, genders, heights, weights, nationalities, hairstyles, and abilities welcome.

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General Enquires: Les Day – O7888 745 616

Nomads C v Woodseats C 24.9.2019

And so, it begins again…. First match of the season for the C team with two pretty evenly matched teams.  Duncan was first to finish, with a win, closely followed by a loss for Joel, who by all accounts had played a very good attacking game.  Arkady also lost in a close game while finally, … Continue reading “Nomads C v Woodseats C 24.9.2019”

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Geoff Frost brought this great puzzle to our attention. Pal Benko bet Bobby Fischer that he could not find mate in 3 in 30 minutes. Bobby lost the bet, asked for another 30 minutes and lost again.  

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New Grades are out….

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Nomads Woodpushers vs Darnall & Handsworth B

The Woodpushers had their first victory of the Summer League. Hopefully there’ll be no stopping us now.

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Daniel Sullivan vs Steve Withington

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