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.
Hampstead Congress (25th Jan)
Stephen Prior (Grantham) won first place and £150 prize money with 4½/5 at the 46th Hampstead Congress. He had a performance rating of 2220 and gained 17 points to his FIDE rating.
Minor County Match: Warwickshire v Lincolnshire (25th Jan)
The minor team beat Warwickshire by a score of 9½-6½ to keep alive their hopes of qualifying for the national stages. Full Results
Lincolnshire County Championships (15th Jan)
The Lincolnshire County Championships will be held at the Lindum Business Group Atrium (same as last year) on July 15 & 16. There will be two separate sections this time - Open and Under 150. Hopefully this will encourage lower graded players to enter.
Minor County Match: Worcestershire v Lincolnshire (23rd Dec)
The minor team lost 8½-7½ to Worcestershire. Although this was a disappointing result the team did very well to fight back from 7-1 down and make it a close match. Full Results