Olton Chess Club News
Olton Chess Club meets at Tyseley WMC every Tuesday, from 7pm and has its own website. The club has five teams competing in the Birmingham & District Chess League and 2 in the Leamington & District League. During the summer weeks, an internal Tournament is run over several weeks.
Tyseley WMC members are welcome to come along and see what we are about.
Click on this link to visit the Chess Club website and see the latest news.
Team Performances 2009-10
Division 1 are finished 4th, with 13 points from 12 matches. Division 2A started well, finishing 4th= with 14 points out of 24. The 2B team were relegated in last place. Division 4 finished 3rd with 14/22, a good position in that division. Division 6 lost a play-off for 1st place, but were still promoted.
The club hosted the Birmingham & District League's annual Lightning Team Tournament in March. Over 60 players competed in 3 sections, in games played at 10 seconds per move. Olton A finished fourth in section A, while the B team were 5th. The C team were 4th in section B and D team finished third in section C. The E team were 6th.
Leamington League Champions
The Division 1A team won the League Title. The B team finished 6th, with 9 points from 12 matches.
Visit the Chess Club site for more information.