Stourbridge chess club

Stourbridge, Worcestershire
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Mar 19, 2020
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Julesrulesuk
21 days ago
Our first online tournament for a while will be on Friday 18/11/22 at 7:30pm and the winner will receive a free diamond membership of chess.com. It’s a five round swiss with a time control of 10 minutes per game. The next round will start as soon as all games in the previous round have finished. You can join the tournament from 6:30pm onwards at https://www.chess.com/play/tournament/3533563 .
Julesrulesuk
Sep 2, 2022
The on-line BDCL club is holding a pre-season "Warm-up" tournament at 7.30 p.m. on Sunday, 4th September. You can join the tournament at https://www.chess.com/play/arena/2024537 from 6:30pm onwards. You need to be a member of the BDCL club which you can join at https://www.chess.com/club/bdcl .
Julesrulesuk
Aug 6, 2022
We have accepted a challenge from Rochester New York for an online daily match where players have 3 days for each move. The match is for players rated under 1900 for daily chess and starts on 16th August. You can join the match at https://www.chess.com/club/matches/stourbridge-chess-club/1409624 . We will try and match their team in terms of strength and numbers.
Julesrulesuk
Apr 10, 2022
The BDCl online club is holding a 4 round Easter swiss tournament at 2:30pm on Good Friday (15th) at 2:30pm with a time control of game in 10 minutes with a 2 second increment per move. The direct link to join the tournament is: https://www.chess.com/play/tournament/3062807 Registration is from 1:30 p.m. on the day Each round will begin as soon as all the games in the previous round have finished. You need to be a member of the BDCL club to play https://www.chess.com/bdcl .
Julesrulesuk
Feb 15, 2022
Another Burton player has just joined the match. Is there a Stourbridge player with a rating of around 825 who would like to play?
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Diamond rapid play tournament on Friday

Diamond rapid play tournament on Friday

Julesrulesuk | Nov 14, 2022
Our first tournament for a while will be on Friday 7:30pm and the winner will receive a free diamond membership of chess.com.  It’s a five round swiss with a time control of 10 minutes per game. The next round will start as soon as all games in the previous round have finished. You can join the tournament from 6:30pm onwards at  https://www.chess.com/play/tournament/3533563?ref_id=55360912 .  I hope to arrange monthly online tournaments usually on a Monday but we have OTB matches every Mond...
Daily match versus "5 for fighting"

Daily match versus "5 for fighting"

Julesrulesuk | Nov 8, 2022
This daily match has been rescheduled to start Nov 13, 2022, 11:00 PM. You can join the match at https://www.chess.com/club/matches/stourbridge-chess-club/1436307 . We need to get as many players as possible as “5 for fighting “ are a much bigger club than we are and already have 10 players signed up for the match. 
Over The Board blitz tournament

Over The Board blitz tournament

Julesrulesuk | Aug 26, 2022
Stourbridge chess club will be holding a pre-season "Over the board" blitz tournament at Stourbridge institute on Wednesday 31st August 7:30pm for club members and anyone interested in joining the club.  Let me know if you'd like to play in it. 
Daily match vs Rochester

Daily match vs Rochester

Julesrulesuk | Aug 12, 2022
We have a daily match versus Rochester New York starting on 16th August. So far they have 6 players and we only have 3! It would be great to have a few more members playing.  You have up to 3 days to make each move. https://www.chess.com/club/matches/stourbridge-chess-club/1409624
Daily match challenge

Daily match challenge

Julesrulesuk | Jul 29, 2022
We have been challenged to a daily match by Rochester chess club, New York on chess.com . It’s 3 days per move and your daily rating needs to be 1300 or less. It’s due to start on 1st August so do let me know ASAP if you would like to play in it and then I will accept the challenge.  thanks Julie
OTB Summer tournament

OTB Summer tournament

Julesrulesuk | Jun 13, 2022
Let me know if you'd like to play in the OTB Summer tournament. Announcing the Stourbridge Chess Club Summer Tournament 2022 A 5 round swiss tournament to be played between 22nd June and 17th  August. Entry Fee £1.00 Trophy for winner.  Grading prizes dependent on entries. Time control: game in 80 minutes with a 10 second increment per move. Rules   Each round to be played on the night stated at the Stourbridge institute. Pairings will be done at 7:15pm and play will begin at 7:3...
170th birthday.

170th birthday.

Julesrulesuk | May 15, 2022
On Friday (20th May), Stourbridge chess club will be 170 years old. To celebrate this, there will be a Stourbridge  arena tournament at 7:30pm with a time control of 5 minutes per game.  plus a five second increment for each move. You can join the tournament from 6:30 pm onwards at https://www.chess.com/play/arena/1887392?action=undefined&clubId=94864. It's an arena tournament so you can come and go as you like. You just press "next game" when you want to play your next game. We just need f...
Blitz tournament on Wednesday

Blitz tournament on Wednesday

Julesrulesuk | Mar 20, 2022
There will be a Stourbridge arena tournament on Wednesday (23/3/22) at 7:30pm with a time control of 5 minutes per game. plus a five second increment for each move. You can join the tournament from 6:30 pm onwards at https://www.chess.com/play/arena/1779535?action=undefined&clubId=94864. It's an arena tournament so you can come and go as you like. You just press "next game" when you want to play your next game.We just need four players to join before the start.
BDCL slow blitz

BDCL slow blitz

Julesrulesuk | Mar 3, 2022
An online arena tourney on chess.com has been scheduled by the 'BDCL' club for Friday, 4th March, at 7.30 p.m. The time-control is 5 minutes + 5 second increments. It will last for up to two hours. In an arena tournament players are repaired when they press "next game" and can join the event late or leave early. We just need 4 players to be there at the start. You can join the tournament at https://www.chess.com/play/arena/1731394 from 6:35pm onwards.As usual would-be players must have joined...
Daily match versus Burton

Daily match versus Burton

Julesrulesuk | Feb 15, 2022
For those of you who have registered to play in our daily online match versus Burton, the match will start at 12:00 noon tomorrow. Each player will play 2 games against their opponent one with white and one with black. I believe your boards should appear automatically when you log in. You have 3 days to make your move. In case you are not sure of the rules. the following link specifies what counts as cheating for daily games https://support.chess.com/article/317-what-counts-as-cheating-on-c...