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.
U140 County Matches (25th Mar)
The U140 team have been nominated for a third MCCU place to play in the national stages of the County Championships. Details of the next match will follow shortly.
U140 County Match: Worcestsershire v Lincolnshire (8th Mar)
The U140 team narrowly lost to Worcestershire by a score of 8½-7½ which leaves them 3rd overall and do not qualify for the national stages. Full Results
U120 County Match: Lincolnshire v Staffordshire (24th Feb)
The U120 team lost 7-5 to Staffordshire in their final match of the group stage and miss out on securing a place in the ECF stage. Full Results
Minor County Match: Lincolnshire v Leicestershire (24th Feb)
The minor team beat Leicestershire 9-7 to finish equal first and share the Midlands Team Championship with Worcestershire. They now progress to the national stages. Full Results
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.