Click the section to see the FINAL crosstable and pairings.  75 played, next event is on7 June, then the Kings Place Rapidplay on 14 June with £2,000 in prizes!


Major Under 170

Minor Under 145

Amateur Under 120

Open 1st: Peter Constantinou 5/6£60.00
Open 2nd: Miroslaw Jecek 4/6£30.00
U180= Natasha Regan 3.5/6£6.00
U180= John Nicholas Briggs£6.00
U180= Roman Ismailov£6.00
U180= Zafar Iqbal£6.00
U180= Howard Groves£6.00

Major 1st: Douglas Hogan 5.5/6£60.00
Major 2nd= Tony Wells 4/6£10.00
Major 2nd= Tim Joslin 4/6£10.00
U155: Gautam Jain 4/6£10.00
U155: David Erhabor 4/6£10.00
U155: Brendan Ruane 4/6£10.00

Minor 1st= Peter Lim 5/6£45.00
Minor 1st= Salvatore Pepe 5/6£45.00
U130= Genga Somupillai 4/6£15.00
U130= David McNish 4/6£15.00

Amateur 1st: Gianfranco Ameri 5.5/6£60.00
Amateur 2nd: Faye Ainscow 4.5/6£30.00
U105= Victor Litvin 4/6£15.00
U105= Alain Gaudeau 4/6£15.00

about chess at golders green

I always enjoy your events. They are perfectly organised and filled by strong players, which helps in improving my game.  Vikram Kamath

Golders Green FIDE Chess

You're probably here because a) you play chess and you're looking to take part in over the board competitions and b) you read that I run (with lots of help from friendly volunteers) the monthly Golders Green Rapidplays in Leonard Barden's excellent Evening Standard column, or on the ECF (English Chess Federation) tournament calendarWell, you found the right website! 

You have one of the best chess websites I have seen. It is very friendly and clever. As the chess administrator for the family, I am seriously impressed by the on-line bookingA Chess Parent

Thanks for visiting. Don't forget to enter online in time for the next event. Please subscribe to our mailing list! All the games are graded by the ECF and part of the ECF Grand Prix. ALL SECTIONS are rated by FIDE in their rapidplay list. You don't have to be a member of the ECF to take part BUT if you are SILVER LEVEL or above it will cost less. Players who are not ECF Silver members or above will be charged £33.00 to enter. Ring 01424 775222 to join the ECF or visit

Here are the dates for 2018.
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May 12June 2July 14August 4
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Here are the dates for 2019.
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