Entries are now invited to the Winter tournament closing date October 9th 201
please note in order to play in these tournaments you must have registered with the ECF any questions please contact Marc or Raza
The Junior Club re-starts on Wednesday 13th September following our summer break.
Lots of games, tournaments and fun planned for the next term, do join us.
|Starting Cup1 0 min Tournament|
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|The White Cup|
This was a great result in the end. We went at least two nil down, maybe more, then pulled back slowly with a win from Patrice and draw from Howard. Then we had four wins near the end from Brenden, Ollie, Mason and then, last to finish, me
Win 5 ½ to 4 ½
White on odds
Captain A Cload
Tebbs 182 ½-½ Larry Marden 177
Kelly 167 0-1 Mark Murrell 157
Ruane 160 1-0 Paul Barclay 150
Cload 134 1-0 David Smith 146
Woodhams 133 1-0 Ben Harte 128
G willson 129 0-1 Paul Haddock 125
Hossack 116 0-1 David Rawlings 124
Jozwiak 78 0-1 Voldi Gailans 89
Tournier 67 1-0 Jean L Mara 56
AU SECOURS! VENEZ NOMBREUX
On 23/24 September the Club welcomes chess players from its home
town Béthune. We need your help and participation.
The expected schedule is:
Saturday evening, buffet and blitz/skittles chess
Sunday morning, the formal match Hastings v Béthune
Sunday early afternoon, the post-match lunch
Players! You don’t have to be a strong player, our French visitors aren’t!
Helpers to get the blitz and the match set up.
French speakers to assist with any on the spot interpreting needs.
Anyone for anything you can think of.
Financially, the Club welcomes general donations to support the cost of
this weekend, which was agreed by the 2016 AGM. Donations in cash or
kind would be appreciated.
Places at the Saturday evening buffet and Sunday lunch are available and
you are cordially invited. A contribution of £15 per attendance (£25 for
both) is requested.
Questions? Book a place to play? Join the buffet and/or lunch? Things
you can do to help your Club? Speak French? For anything and
everything contact the event co-ordinator, Mason Woodhams:
MWoodhams@hotmail.co.uk or 07578 859468. Please do so soon.
NOTICE IS FURTHER GIVEN that the Annual General Meeting of the Hastings & St. Leonards Chess Club –
Hastings & St Leonards Chess Club Ltd, company registration 07737752 – will be held on Sunday 3 September 2017 at 2:00 pm at Pelton House, 2 Cornwallis Terrace, Hastings.
All Members are entitled to attend and speak but only Full Members are entitled to vote
Members are encouraged to attend but if they cannot then company law permits them to appoint a proxy and a form of proxy accompanies this notice.
Would be proxy givers are asked to consider carefully any directions they wish to give the proxy holder on how and when their vote is to be exercised or not to be exercised.
A form of proxy is enclosed for eligible members who wish to use it.
Members are strongly urged, in order to expedite the business of the Meeting, to raise beforehand with the appropriate person any points of information that might perhaps be disposed of without taking up the Meeting’s time.
Tea (complimentary) will be taken at approximately 4.00 p.m., and if necessary the meeting will adjourn for that purpose.
After the AGM, there will be the customary President’s v Chairman’s Match (30 minutes per player,
ungraded) for the Reg Cload Trophy.
It is not obligatory for most to submit written reports, but the following documents are enclosed with this Agenda:
Agenda item 6: Chairman’s Report
AGENDA ITEM 8 Treasurer Report
Agenda Item 9.1 Premises officer
Agenda item 9.3 TOURNAMENT CONTROLLER REPORT
Agenda item 9.4 Librarian Report
Agenda item 9.20 mid Sussex 3
Agenda item 9.19 Mid Sussex 2
Agenda item 9.10 Stevenson cup
Agenda item 9.12 En Passant Kent
Agenda item 9.13 Tom Fuller
Agenda Item 9.14 Friendly matches
Agenda item 20.10 Shadforth Boger
N.B. members who receive these papers by e-mail may find them collated differently to those receiving hard copy, but the content is the same!
The Minutes of the AGM of 4 September 2016 have been previously circulated but are circulated again for the convenience of Members. Members who attended who have issues of accuracy with them should advise the Secretary in good time.
1 Apologies for Absence.
2 Announcement of any proxies.
3 One minute’s Silence for members who have died.
4 Matters Arising not otherwise on the Agenda or reported.
6 Chairman’s Report MR Mr. Bryant
7 Secretary’s Report – vacant
8 Financial Report Treasurer – Mr. Wheeler
8..2 Accounts for the year to 30 June 2017
8..3 Adopt the Accounts
8.4 Appointment of examiner of the Accounts.
9 Reports from other office-holders
9.1 Premises Officer Mr Cload
9.2 Junior Organizer Mr. woodhams
9.3 Tournament Controller Ms Norinkeviciute
9.4 Librarian – Mr. Cafferty
9.5 Membership Secretary vacant
9.6 Equipment Officer vacant
9.8 Publicity/Press Officer – vacant
9.9 Website manager – Mr. Woodhams
9.10 Stevenson Mr. Bryant
9.11 Harvey Mr Cload
9.12 EnPassant Mr Bryant
9.13 tom Fuller Mr Bryant
9.14 Friendly matches Mr. Bryant
9.15 Mid Sussex League 1st team Mr Kelly
9.16 Mid Sussex League 2nd team Mr Bryant
9.17 Mid Sussex League 3rd team MR Harvey
9.18 Mid Sussex league 4th team Mr Woodhams
9.19 representative on Committee of the Hastings International Chess Congress -Mr Elliston
9.20 Delegates to Mid-Sussex Chess League – Messrs. Bryant, Kelly woodhams Harvey
9.21 Delegate to Sussex Chess Association – Mr. Elliston Delegate to Sussex Chess Association
10 Vote of Thanks to Retiring Officers
11 Election of Directors of the Company (i.e. Committee)
Directors also serve as Trustees of the registered charity
11.4 Premises Officer
11.5 Junior Director
11.6 up to six non-executive Directors
12 Election of other Officers and delegates:
12.1 Tournament Controller
12.2 Membership Secretary
12.3 Publicity/Press Officer
12.4 Website Manager
12.5 Equipment Officer
12.6 Representative on Committee of the Hastings International Chess Congress
12.7 Delegates to Mid-Sussex Chess League (has usually been the MSCL match
captains ex officio)
12.8 Delegate to Sussex Chess Association.
14 Membership Subscriptions and related matters
14.1 The Committee is not proposing any changes to the standard rates
15 Match Captains
15.1 Paul Watson Trophy (teams of six and four respectively)
15.3 2 team
15.4 3 team
15.6 MacArthur cup
16 Kent League teams: six divisions
16.2 Lewis 170
16.3 Stevenson 155
16.4 En passant 140
16.5 Harvey 125
16.6 tom fuller 110
16.7 Intro 95
17 friendly matches
1 8 Date of Annual General Meeting 2018
to give any direction or guidance to the Committee that the AGM may see fit.
19 Any Other Business
20 Presentation of Trophies
20.1 Club Championship O Wilson
20.2 Pelton Cup M Woodhams
20.3 Rush Cup A.Pontonutti R.Webb
20.4 Anslow Cup 2015 (summer tourney) To be announced
20.5 Bradley-Martin 2015 (summer tourney)
20.6 Winser Trophy 2015 (summer K.O.)
20.7 Dent Cup 2015 (summer K.O. Plate)
20.8 Whyte Cup 2015 ½ hour (summer quick play)
20.9 Rider Trophy 2015 Wednesday Afternoon M Bryant
20.10 Shadforth-Boger Trophy (merit in matches) to be announced
20.11 Starling Cup (10-minute