Chess Tournaments Coming Your Way

Don't Miss Out!

6th February: Highgate Blitz,
Forks & Corks, 7a-9 Swains Lane, Highgate N6 6QX. £50 1st prize, FIDE rated. Entry £10 inc. food / drink. Register here:

9th February: Golders Green FIDE rated rapidplay, with 4 sections - Open, Under 170, Under 145 and Under 120.  £460 in prizes.

14th February: Hendon Graded Swiss, 4 rounds, £5.00 to enter for non-members.

16-17 February: 4th Hampstead FIDE U2200, 5 round swiss, All moves in 90 minutes each, Henderson Court, Prince Arthur Road, NW3 6NS, £200 1st, £100 2nd and two £80 rating prizes. Space limited to 60 players, for details of times and fees, (ECF Gold Membership required for ENG players)

Here is a Special Offer for our Golders Green regulars...Enter the February 9th event NOW for just £16.00 (this is usually £20.00 or £25.00 on the day).


1. You MUST be an ECF Silver, Gold or Platinum member, quoting your ECF Gold or Platinum membership number with entry
2. Register your details as normal here ( and in the 'Other Comments' box write 'I AM SPECIAL!',
3. Pay by Paypal using the link provided here ( - only this link will work, and
4. Both register and pay by midnight Friday 1st February - the offer closes at midnight and the button will disappear!

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Adam Raoof

President: Middlesex County Chess Association
FIDE International Organiser & Arbiter
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Hendon, London NW4 4UY

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Here is a list of FIDE registered tournaments in England. There will be a separate entry for each section of each event (e.g. Golders Green Rapidplay = 4 sections, 4 registrations). If you see any of mine missing, do let me know! 

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Only games where at least one of the players has a published standard FIDE rating will be rated, and included in the rating calculations of the unrated player. Where both players are rated, the game will affect both players and will be included in the calculations for both players.

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