Welcome to the Lincolnshire Chess Association web site. The aim of the association is to promote, organise and encourage adult and junior chess in Lincolnshire. A number of chess clubs are affiliated to the association and membership is open to any chess club based in Lincolnshire. The association runs the Lincolnshire League as well as a number of other chess competitions in Lincolnshire including the county championship, quick play tournament and jamboree.
U120 County Match: Kent v Lincolnshire (8th May)
Lincolnshire beat Kent in the preliminary stage of the U120 championship by a score of 7-4. Their next match is against Norfolk in the quarter final on 21st May. Full Results
Lincs County Championship (8th May)
This year's county championship will be held at the Lindum Business Park Atrium on 16-17 July. An entry form is available to download. You can either send your entry by post, hand your entry to Peter Sherlock at the Alf Newman Memorial Rapidplay on June 4th or send an email entry.
Minor County Match: Cornwall v Lincolnshire (1st May)
Lincolnshire had a comfortable 10½-5½ victory over Cornwall with the difference in average grades being more than 20 points. The team will now face Essex in the Quarter Finals. Full Results
Alf Newman Quickplay (24th Apr)
Message from Keith Palmer
Louth Chess Club is pleased to announce that the 2016 Alf Newman Quickplay Chess Tournament will take place on Saturday 4th June at the usual venue, Church House in Louth. An entry form is available to download. This year the entry fee has been increased by £2.00 for adults and £1.00 for juniors, and the first prize doubled to £100.00! Grading prizes and a junior prize are also included. I look forward to seeing many of you there, enjoying our friendly but competitive tournament.