Updated 14 Aug 2019, 14:04 UK

4NCL FIDE Rated Tournaments

23rd 4NCL Congress 



Friday 4 - Sunday 6 October 2019, Holiday Inn South Normanton, Derbyshire.


Three sections; FIDE Open, FIDE U2000 and ECF U135 | More here




Hull 4NCL International Congress - incorporating a 10-player GM Norm Event 



Friday 1 - Sunday 3 Nov 2019 at the Royal Hotel Hull.


Three sections; FIDE Open, U2000 and U135 | More Here






We're indebted to the John Robinson Youth Chess Trust for their financial support on the junior side, and to Hull & District Chess Association, Hull Culture & Leisure, Friends of Chess and the ECF for their financial support for the GM norm tournament.


24th 4NCL FIDE Rated Congress 



Friday 17 - Sunday 19 January 2020 at the The Old Swan Hotel, Harrogate.


Three sections; FIDE Open, FIDE U2000 and U135 | More here




Women's League - 1st Weekend 



Saturday 12 - Sunday 13 October 2019, Holiday Inn Kenilworth-Warwick, Kenilworth.


Captains can enter a team or individuals can enter to be part of a team | More here




Junior 4NCL 

Weekend 1: 5-6 October 2019: Basingstoke Country Hotel

Weekend 2: 18-19 January 2020: Holiday Inn South Normanton

Weekend 3: 15-16 February 2020: Mercure Daventry Court Hotel and Spa


Entry guidelines 2019-20 | Competition Rules 2019-20 | Tie-Break Rules

Main 4NCL 2019-20

a) Runners & Riders: The latest list is here. Thank you to all concerned for the information

b) Entry Guidelines: These are published with fees due and important dates

c) Venues and dates: These are now arranged and agreed for the forthcoming season

Fantasy Football

02.8.19 - "These managers all know their onions and cut their cloth accordingly" - Mark Lawrenson. Yes, you too have the opportunity to mix your metaphors with the best of them by joining this year's Premier Chess Fantasy Football League - the biggest and best fantasy League for chess players!



The joining code for new players in 2019-20 is jgvncj. Regulars will be admitted automatically. Sole rule is no pseudonyms for managers please - real names only! - Neil Graham.


Telford, 22nd Congress Report

25.7.19 - GM Keith Arkell has provided a detailed annotated report, of his game from rd4 of the FIDE Open.

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