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 5 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 5 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 5 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 5 rounds in one day.

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