Horfield represent at the Bristol Winter Congress

Five members of Horfield Chess Club competed recently at the Bristol Winter Congress.  Despite Despite nobody getting into the prizes, everybody performed well and it was good to see some of our newer members of the club competing.  Below are the results of our players. Well played all! Major (U155) Section (27 players) Brent Perrin …

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D team fall to South Bristol C (23/11/17)

A tough night for the D’s missing Alan and Howard but Louis did well on board 1. Rod Taylor missed mate in one against Sam but Sam was already struggling. Alex was a bit too brave but Mike did well to beat the new League President on 5. Graham and Peter were ground down. It …

Another of Horfield B’s nine lives used up vs. University (23/11/17)

On board 5, very little compensation could be found from Jon Fisher's misplayed kingside attack and the loss of three pawns! Despite a good scrap, the game dissolved into a lost rook and pawn ending for Horfield Matches at the Students' Union (or Richmond Building, as we must learn to call it) used to be …