Nomads

Due to ambitious/reckless expansion plans new players needed. All ages, genders, heights, weights, nationalities, hairstyles, and abilities welcome (and bring a friend).

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General Enquires: 077 72 54 74 96

Online League – First Week

https://ecflms.org.uk/lms/node/66206/efixtures  

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Rotherham Online Chess

The Rotherham online chess tournaments are a wonderful way to continue to play chess during the pandemic. I was late to the party, joining in season 4 which was recently completed. Geoff Frost encouraged me to join and i am thankful to him for his encouragement. Oli Brennan is to be applauded for what he … Continue reading “Rotherham Online Chess”

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A Simple Puzzle

Black to move and win! This is a position from a blitz game I played earlier this evening.  This probably isn’t the most difficult puzzle but should entertain and delight.

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New ECF Ratings

The ECF have gone live with their new four figure ratings, which will be updated on a monthly basis and take the place of the current three figure system.  The link below takes you to the Nomads page. https://www.ecfrating.org.uk/v2/new/list_players.php?club_code=8YSN

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Henry wins Third Arena

Henry Withington (Nietzschescat) took first place losing one game to Jeremy and  being held to a draw in one game by his dad. Jeremy came in second with a 100% win record. In third place was Robert from Wales, winner of the two previous arenas. We had nine players taking part, including new player Matthew … Continue reading “Henry wins Third Arena”

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