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East Devon Congress 2017

<h1>2017 East Devon Congress: 10th-12th March 2017, Exeter Corn Exchange</h1>

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Games for How Good Is Your Chess?

[Event "Lloyds Bank op 14th"]
[Site "London"]
[Date "1990.??.??"]
[Round "?"]
[White "White, Randy"]
[Black "Al Marif, S."]
[Result "1-0"]
[ECO "C51"]
[Annotator "Regis,Dave"]
[PlyCount "33"]
[EventDate "1990.08.??"]
[EventType "swiss"]
[EventRounds "10"]
[EventCountry "ENG"]
[Source "ChessBase"]
[SourceDate "1996.11.15"]

1. e4 e5 2. Nf3 Nc6 3. Bc4 Bc5 4. b4 Bxb4 5. c3 Bc5 6. O-O d6 7. d4 exd4 8.
cxd4 Bb6 9. Re1 Bg4 10. Bb2 Qf6 11. e5 dxe5 12. dxe5 Qf4 13. e6 Bxf3 14. exf7+
Kf8 15. fxg8=Q+ Rxg8 16. Ba3+ Ne7 17. Bxe7+ 1-0

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Devon Junior Chess Championships 2016 Entry form TEST ONLY

ENTRY FORM: DEVON JUNIOR CHAMPIONSHIPS – SAT 3rd December 2016

AUTUMN JUNIOR TRAINING DAY: Saturday, 5th November 2016

05/11/2016
Europe/London

at St Peter's School LYMPSTONE Devon EX8 5AU

Riviera Mini-Simul against U9 juniors

In order to get a bit of material to think about a future training event, Devon U9 Team co-Manager, Ben Sturt, took on the might of the U9 entry in a 7-board mini-simul.

These were the games... more on this later!

[Event "Mini-simul"]
[Site "Churston Grammar"]
[Date "2016. 1.10"]
[Round "?"]
[White "Sturt,Ben"]
[Black "U9"]
[Result "*"]
[ECO "C40"]
[EventDate "2016. 1.10"]

1. e4 e5 2. Nf3 Bb4 3. c3 Nf6 4. cxb4 Nxe4 5. Nxe5 O-O 6. d3 Nxf2 7. Kxf2 Qf6+ 8. Nf3 Nc6 9. Bd2 Nd4 10. Bc3 Nxf3 11. Bxf6 *

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[Event "Mini-simul"]
[Site "Churston Grammar"]

3rd Plymouth Rapidplay

04/12/2016
Europe/London

3rd Plymouth Rapidplay (a six-round Swiss Rapidplay) will take place on Sunday 4 December at Plymouth Chess Club, from 10am to 6:15pm.

Full details and an entry form for the event are available via Chess Devon at the following link: http://www.chessdevon.org.uk/PlymouthRapidplay.doc

Club Champion's Simul 2016

Club Champion's Simultaneous Display 11th October 2016
Jeremie Poschmann

1/2 vs Brian Aldwin
1-0 vs Will Marjoram
1-0 vs Ian Simpson
1-0 vs Barry Page-Thomas
0-1 vs Sean Pope
1/2 vs Richard Scholes
1-0 vs Richard Player
0-1 vs Alan Dean
+/- vs Leif Hafstad
0-1 vs Paul O'Neill
0-1 vs Tim Paulden
0-1 vs Alan Smith
0-1 vs Giles Body

5-6

Devon Team Quickplay

30/10/2016 14:15
Europe/London

Courtenay Centre, Newton Abbot TQ12 2QA
The annual DCCA Team Quickplay Tournament (for teams of four players) will take place at Newton Abbot Chess Club on Sunday 30 October between 2:30pm and 6:30pm.

Bubble Blitz tournament

18/10/2016 19:15
Europe/London

Heavitree Social Club

Simultaneous display by club champion Jeremie Poschmann

11/10/2016 19:15
Europe/London

Heavitree Social Club

Chess Quotes

"Have you ever seen a chess article without a brilliant example of the author's own play? 'Silly question,' you will say. Quite."
— Razuvayev, introducing Razuvayev-Bagirov 1982