Lincolnshire Chess Association


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.

Latest News

U140 County Match: Nottinghamshire v Lincolnshire (4th Dec)

The U140 team lost 9-7 to Nottinghamshire in another closely fought match. There is still a chance of qualifying for the knockout stages if they can do well in their final match against Worcestershire on 4th March. Full Results

U140 County Match: Lincolnshire v Derbyshire (20th Nov)

The U140 team beat Derbyshire 9-7 in their opening match of the season. The match was finely balanced throughout and was only decided in the final game when the Derbyshire player ran out of time. Full Results

U120 County Match: Lincolnshire v Warwickshire (6th Nov)

The U120 team made amends for their earlier defeat in the season by beating Warwickshire with a score of 7½-4½. This puts them back in contention on the leader board. Full Results

Junior News

LSCA Grand Prix Event 1 Stamford (25th Sep)

The 8th October sees the first event in the LSCA Grand Prix series. As with the county championship we are planning to have two sections - Under-13 and Under-18 if numbers permit. This is the 1st of six events that will be held around the county through the school year. Each tournament will have prizes for 1st, 2nd and 3rd plus there will be prizes for 1st, 2nd and 3rd for the overall series. There will also be a trophy for all players who complete five of the six events whatever they score. The entry form for the first event is available to download.

Lincolnshire U18 County Championship (29th May)

The U18 County Championship will be held on Saturday 16th July at the The Atrium in Lincoln. It will be run alongside the Open Lincolnshire Chess Championships. This is a 6 round swiss tournament (25 mins each on the clock). An entry form is available to download.