October 14th - 16th
WFM Vanessa Reid (Australia) came Joint 3rd in the Open.
Nudhara Yusuf came Joint 1st in the Minor, Stephanie du Toit Joint 2nd
There were several other female contenders. Competing in the Open were Julie van Kemenade, Lynda Roberts and Megan Owens. June Evans, Janet Evans and Alyssa Wang were in the Major, and it was great to see Under 8 British Girls champion Aishwarya Lutchman-Singh gaining valuable experience in the Minor.