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chessengland.com is the website of FIDE International Arbiter and International Organiser Adam Raoof. Add your name to my mailing list. A list of my events is on the right. NOW YOU CAN FILTER BY TYPE by clicking on the arrow next to ‘Agenda’. Here are some highlights;

Kings Place – the biggest rapidplay tournament in London and the strongest in the UK – was held on 11 July 2015. Click here for the results and prizewinners.

More Kings Place photos on Flickr.

The fifth edition of the Muswell Hill Rapidplay sponsored by The Clissold Arms, takes place on Saturday 3rd October. There are three FIDE rated sections of six rounds; an OPEN, a Major Under 160 and a Minor Under 120. The venue is a very short walk from East Finchley Underground station on the Northern Line Click here for the website of the Muswell Hill Rapidplays.

More Muswell Hill photos on Flickr.

Hampstead Congress is a regular two-day, event raising money for Age Concern Camden. NEXT event: 15-16 August 2015. NOW IN THREE SECTIONS – Under 2200 (200 ECF), Under 1900 (160 ECF) an ECF Graded Under 135 Section and also the opportunity to play one ECF graded game on a Saturday evening! Click here for latest details of the Congress series. Please note that these events are limited to 64 players due to the size of the venue.

More Hampstead photos on Flickr.

The regular monthly Golders Green Rapidplay takes place on Saturday 8th August. NOW £100, £50 prizes in each section! There are four FIDE rated sections of six rounds; an OPEN, a Major Under 170, a Minor Under 145 and an Amateur Under 120. The venue is a very short walk from Golders Green Underground station on the Northern Line Click here for the website of the Golders Green Rapidplays.

More Golders Green Rapidplay photos on Flickr.

August Bank Holiday Golders Green Congress is a three-day, event. NEXT event: 29-31 August 2015. IN THREE SECTIONSOPEN), Under 1900 (160 ECF) and Under 135 – a British Championship Qualifying Place in the top section, £200 1st prize, £100 2nd and a rating prize of £80 in each FIDE section. Click here for latest details of the Golders Green Congress.

The full Chess England Rules and Regulations for Tournaments are online and it is recommended that you read them before entering any event.

View my profile on LinkedIn – Adam Raoof’s Google+ page – For a huge range of chess sets, including well priced tournament supplies we recommend The Regency Chess Company, England. Check FIDE Registration of events here.

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