Ben Savage, winner of the Open section, picture from the excellent Oxford 4NCL site

101 played over 4 sections. You can find the full details right here - NEXT EVENT AT GG IS SAT 2ND JAN 2016!


SAVAGE Ben                2345 ENG 5½ £100 1st
CHERNIAEV Alexander       2481 RUS  5 £25.00 =2nd
TIPPLESTON Charles E      2004 ENG  5 £25.00 =2nd
ROCCO Federico            1858 ENG 4½ £30.00 U200 Rating
OYAMA Akito               2002 ENG  4
SAGUES Vincent            1881 FRA 3½
JAIN Gautam               1764 ENG 3½

MAJOR Under 170

SHARMA Amit               1983 IND 5½ £100 1st
KAMATH Raghu              1829 ENG 4½ £25.00 = 2nd
RAMAIYA Anshu             1720 ENG 4½ £25.00 = 2nd
ROBINSON Thomas D         1971 ENG  4
NELSON Ian                1936 ENG  4
STERN Robert              1778 ENG  4 £15.00 = U1800 Rating
TOMBOLIS Christopher      1571 ENG  4 £15.00 = U1800 Rating

MINOR Under 145 

PEPE Salvatore           1736 ENG  5 £100.00 1st
LIM Yu-Chin (peter)      1694 ENG  4 £20.00 = 2nd
KELLY John               1625 ENG  4 £20.00 = 2nd
BITEL Daniel             1563 ENG  4 £20.00 = U1600 Rating
LEVENE Oren              1400 ENG  4 £20.00 = U1600 Rating
MCNISH David             1734 ENG 3½

AMATEUR Under 120

RITCHIE Paul             119 ENG 5½ £100.00 1st
AINLEY Elliot             99 ENG  5 £50.00 2nd
TAYLOR Sebastian         118 ENG 4½
RAMAIYA Arushi           113 ENG 4½
OGUNJINME Ayomide          0 ENG 4½

FLEISCHER Jeff H         116 ENG  4
BLUESTONE Dave J         113 ENG  4
OGAH Adah Simon          108 ENG  4
ELANGO Ilan               98 ENG  4 £30.00 U105 Grading
VIEIRA Lucas DS            0 ENG  4

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! 

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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

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