What’s on in 2020?
The Congress has four main tournaments and a number of ‘side’ events including many opportunities to learn or play with Professionals.
There Dan division will run for 2 days with 6 rounds. There will be prizes for the top 10 players.
The Seniors tournament is a handicap event for people over 50 years of age who want a more social experience. This event was suggested by several local community groups who felt this would attract more local players, it was a great success in 2018 and we are repeating the event. The tournament runs for 2 days with 6 rounds and a maximum of 3 games per day.
The Handicap division is for anybody wishing to play competitive games against a wide range of players. The tournament runs for 2 days with 6 rounds and a maximum of 3 games per day.
The Kyu tournament is a one day tournament for young people and beginners, this is a great way to play and learn from an enthusiastic group of players. The tournament has 6 rounds in one day. Please note that people under 16 must be accompanied by a parent or guardian at he event.
The cost of entry depends on the tournament you select, concessions apply for school and uni students in most events – check out the registration page for full details. Side tournaments, lectures, pro simul games and more are free for all contestants.
Details of other events can be found here