Golders Green Rapidplay, 13th September

104 players

Please click on the links below to see the pairings and results from each section.

Open   Major Under 170  Minor Under 145   Amateur Under 120

Open 1st: FM Merry,Alan B 5.5/6     £60.00
Open 2nd: Gaudeau,Valentin 5/6     £30.00
U180: Pein, Jonathan   £30.00
Major =1st: Cole,James 5/6    £45.00
Major =1st: Finnegan,Oliver 5/6    £45.00
U155:  Landau,Jonathan 4.5/6    £30.00
Minor 1st= Shallice,Tim 5/6    £45.00
Minor 1st= Karia,Kamlesh 5/6    £45.00
U130:  Balouka Myers,Gabriel 3.5/6    £30.00
Amateur 1st: Bob Mitchell 5.5/6    £60.00
Amateur 2nd: Geoffrey Simms 5/6    £10.00
Amateur 2nd: Jeff Fleischer 5/6    £10.00
Amateur 2nd: John G Davis 5/6    £10.00
U105: David Buckland 4/6    £15.00
U105: Walter Thorpe 4/6    £15.00

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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! 

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