English: John Nunn - London Chess Classic 2010
English: John Nunn - London Chess Classic 2010 (Photo credit: Wikipedia)
Well-known Grandmaster and author John Nunn comes to Golders Green this Saturday to play in the spacious new venue at St Luke's Church.

There are five sections for all abilities, including a new Under 80 section graded by the English Chess Federation and suitable for players in their first tournament. 

Who is playing? Here is a link to the players list.

Here is how to find the new venue - http://bit.ly/stlukeschessmap - hope to see you there!

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 Rapidplay 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 http://www.englishchess.org.uk/.

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