Congratulations Stephanie and Syringa in the British Chess Championship events


August 22nd - 4th August


Congratulations to Stephanie du Toit who is the U10 British Girls Champion and Syringa Camp who came Jnt 1st in the British U140 Championships



Stephanie and Coach Ioan Rees


The British Chess Championship were held in North Shields.


Results  of the ladies and girls:


Syringa Camp  - Jnt 1st British U140 event, 3/5 in Week 1 Afternoon Open 5 day event


Imogen Camp scored 3/7 in the Under 11 championships


Venetia Sivarajasingam scored 3/6 in the Under 8 Championship


Aishwarya Lutchman Singh scored 4/7,  Neya Govindaraj 3.5/7, Venetia Sivarajasingam 2.5/7,  and Emily Wang 1.5/7 are in the Under 9 Championship


Shayanna Sivarajasingam also competed in the Weekended Yates and scored 1.5/5


u9girls Photo from Ed Wang

 Venetia, Emily, Shayanna, Aishwarya, Neya



Stephanie du Toit is the U10 British Girls Champion scoring 4.5/7, Aishwarya Lutchman-Singh 3.5/7, Shayanna Sivarajasingam 3/7, Neya Govindaraj 2.5/7, Emily Wang 2.5/7 and Venetia Sivarajasingam  2.5/7 also in the Under 10s 


Alyssa Wang and Imogen Camp both scored 3/7 in the Under 12 Championship



Whitley bay                                           Tournament Hall


A couple of pictures from Imopgen's chess page on Facebook




Susan Owens ~ Parent



GM Hou Yifan

Women's World Champion