Skegness took 6 players to the 2020 Nottingham Rapid Play held at Nottingham High School. The event took place over 6 Rounds of 25 minutes plus 5 second increments.

February 3rd 2020 saw the return of Nigel Birtwistle to Skegness Chess Club. This time Nigel played white with 14 players turning up to the event including 2 new players. Nigel won 13-1 with Phil Revell the only player to defeat this very strong player who has also played very well in the leagues...

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Nigel Birtwistle v Skegness Chess Club Simultaneous

Feb 3, 2020 – Feb 3, 2020

Nigel is returning to Skegness for a 2nd time, this time as white. A great fun backed evening for all against a 200+ Graded player. New players welcome to attend.

Rob Arthurton battles it out at the 'Friendship Cup' held at Louth Chess Club. Skegness entered 7 players with Rob winning 3 out of 3 rounds to play in the 'Armagedon' final against Keith Palmer who was also the organiser of the event. Rob narrowly lost against Keith.

November 18th 2019 welcomes the Rapid Play Tournament to the club. Come and join the fun!

This Simultaneous resulted in a 9.5 to 2.5 Victory for Nigel against Skegness. Wins were achieved by club members Paul Terry and Sam Dales. A draw was the result for Phil Revell. Thanks to Nigel for a great night and all the club members who attended.

Skegness Chess Club is a social project set up in November 2018 by local chess player Andrew Watson to promote and encourage the game of chess in this area. Currently we are looking to attract anybody interested in playing chess of any ability or age who lives in the Skegness area or would like to travel here to play. The club meets at the Indoor Bowling Club, Wainfleet Rd.Skegness PE25 2EL which is a very pleasant place to play chess on Monday evenings at 7pm with FREE PARKING. We have use of an excellent self contained room great for playing chess with excellent lighting, playing tables and carpets. A bar is also available for the members use. We have an exciting range of graded tournaments and chess events including Lincolnshire League.

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