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Cardiff and the Vale School Chess Championships 2014

250 children took part in these Championships at Cardiff City Council Offices in Atlantic Wharf. We sincerely thank the City Council for their continued support of these ever popular Championships, to The Lord Mayor of Cardiff, Cllr Derrick Morgan, for presenting the prizes and the Rotary Club of Cardiff Bay for the trophies.


We also sincerely thank all those helpers who made the event possible.


This year’s prize winners are: (link to photos:)







Ben Thomas

Rhys Steele

Elliott MacNeil

Under 15

Daniel Siromani

Adam Jackson

Yitei Chen

Under 13

Ben Chooyin

Aron Amil Calist

Lorca Heeney-Brockett

Under 11

Shayanna Sivarajasingam

Charlie Deininger-Smith, Amin Ghabanlou,

Neya Govindaraj, Anlan Qui, Tom Stanton


Under 10

Blake Fisher,

Duncan MacDonald


James Brindle,

Emily Wang

Under 9

Venetia Sivarajasingam

Annan Abourahma

Susanna Fraser


Under 8

Ethan Chung

Nye Bradfield

Nayana Kalavala


Junior chess activities are generously supported by a

 grant from the

Welsh Assembly