She Plays to Win


An event designed for girls of 18 years old or less who do not have an ECF or FIDE rating. ideally, this will be their first or one of their first tournaments.

This is part of the She Plays to Win (SPTW) initiative created by IM Lorin D’Costa

More details at She Plays To Win Official Web Site

Please enter via:

Schedule  (Sunday 22nd September, 2024)

Round 1. 10am
Round 2.
Round 3. 12pm
Round 4. 1pm
Round 5. 2pm

The time control will be rapid play with twenty (20) minutes for each play. DGT 2010 timers will be used throughout.

Prize Giving. 3pm

Prize Fund

1st- £30
2nd- £15
3rd- £10

Entry will be confirmed once payment have been received.

All entries will be updated on at

All SPTW enquires to Maha Chandar email:

Hampshire FIDE Junior Congress

A five round FIDE and ECF standard play chess Congress opened to juniors upto 21 years of age . Organisers are Mr Kim Shek, Dr. John Upham and Mrs Maha Chandar.

Please enter via:

Sections U2300 are U1700

2 Days, 5 Round Swiss

Time Control: 60 minutes plus 30 seconds

Schedule (For FIDE Standard Congress Saturday and Sunday)

Round 1: Saturday 21st September- 10.00am
Round 2: Saturday 21st September- 1.30pm
Round 3: Saturday 22nd September- 5.00pm
Round 4: Sunday 22nd September- 10.00am
Round 5: Sunday 22nd September- 1.30pm

ENTRY FEE: Junior- £40


U2300 U1800

1st- £300 1st- £200

2nd- £150 2nd- £100

3rd- £75 3rd-£50

Top girls prize in U2300 and U1800 section -£50

All enquiries to Kim Shek email:

Monthly Lichess Team Battle: July

The Monthly Team Battle on the Lichess Arena will take place on Monday, July 1st starting at 6pm.

Please register at

Please register for this ASAP!

The match starts at 6pm monthly on a Monday night and completes by 7.30pm

Please register (for free) on and then email me (John Upham) at and will get you into the team!