92 played at the Golders Green Rapidplay, 3rd January 2015

our next rapid event will be held on the 14th February 2015!

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


1st Aravind Subramanian 5/6 and £60.00
= 2nd Isaac Sanders and Milos Kascak 4.5/6 and £15.00 each

Major Under 170 

1st= Joel Bird and David Millward 5/6 and £45 each
Grading U155 Oliver Finnegan 4.5/6 £30.00

Minor Under 145   

1st= Salvatore Pepe and Peter Lim 4.5/6 and £45.00 each
Grading U130 Wilson Ransome 4/6 and £30.00

Amateur Under 120

1st Sebastian Taylor 5.5/6 £60.00
2nd John G Davis 5/6 £30.00
Grading U105 Yuri Evdokimov 4.5/6 and £30.00


8 January 2015, Hendon Chess Club Blitz
9-15 January, Malta IM and Rating Tournaments
17-18 January, 5th Golders Green WEEKEND Congress
31 January, 3rd Muswell Hill Rapidplay

14th February 2015, Golders Green Rapidplay Congress 
21-22 February 2015, 21st Hampstead Under 2200 Congress
28 Feb-1 Mar, 3rd Bexhill Sussex Weekend Congress

about chess at golders green


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 have to be a member of the ECF (SILVER LEVEL or above) to take part in ANY section. However, players who are not ECF *Silver* members or above will be charged £25.00 to enter. Ring 01424 775222 to join the ECF or visit http://www.englishchess.org.uk/. Here are the dates for 2014 and 2015.
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