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Thursday 10th June

5:30pm Dave Graham series of Junior classes on Zoom https://us02web.zoom.us/j/84767856526?pwd=MklIZFJzbWcrS0tLcml0MnZHTzdKQT09 
Followed at 6:00pm by a Lichess Worthing tournament or from 5:15pm if not attending the training (Adults & Juniors welcome) 
Tournament https://lichess.org/tournament/ULuGzkKi password = Knights

Friday 11th June

Friday Club Night  (Adults & Juniors welcome)
6:00pm https://lichess.org/tournament/tgU8cW7w with Zoom Link https://us02web.zoom.us/j/9798343402 

Top Under 1600 winner will be announced at 8:00pm
Tournament will finish at 8:30pm but you can join and leave at any time.    

Saturday 12th June 

All ratings welcome you just need to be born in 2005 or later and to have played more than 30 rated games on Lichess. 
31st Worldwide Junior Team Battle Division B
4:00pm https://lichess.org/tournament/1mdOQ8Z4  with Zoom Link  https://us02web.zoom.us/j/9798343402      

Thursday 27th May 

5:30pm Dave Graham series of Junior classes on Zoom https://us02web.zoom.us/j/84767856526?pwd=MklIZFJzbWcrS0tLcml0MnZHTzdKQT09 
The topic this week is ‘HOW TO PIN’ Followed at 6:00pm by a Lichess Worthing tournament or from 5:15pm if not attending the training (Adults & Juniors welcome) https://lichess.org/tournament/MWv26FLX password = Knights

Then at 7:00pm it is the Sussex Team Battle Something different for this Thursday's Team Battle - just a bit of fun 
A Sussex Blitz Team Battle 3+2 with just 3 team members needed and only 90 minutes duration. 
Team Leaders please enter ASAP even if not intending to play as this will show the event on your Team page. If your preferred Team is not on the list just message @CrowChess on Lichess and your club or school Team will be added. lichess.org/tournament/zyGW1yts

Friday 28th May

Friday Club Night  (Adults & Juniors welcome)
6:30pm https://lichess.org/tournament/FcKddzG0 with Zoom Link https://us02web.zoom.us/j/9798343402 

Top Under 1600 winner will be announced at 8:00pm
Tournament will finish at 9:00pm but you can join and leave at any time.    

Saturday 29th May
 After our relegation last time out it is all about promotion this week. Please everyone come and help the team back into Division A. All ratings welcome you just need to be born in 2005 or later and to have played more than 30 rated games on Lichess. 
30th Worldwide Junior Team Battle
4:00pm https://lichess.org/tournament/VXpKZsZe with Zoom Link https://us02web.zoom.us/j/9798343402

Thursday 13th May

5:30pm Dave Graham How To series of Junior classes on Zoom us02web.zoom.us/j/84767856526?pwd=MklIZFJzbWcrS0tLcml0MnZHTzdKQT09     
Followed at 6:00pm by a Lichess Worthing tournament or from 5:15pm if not attending the training (Adults & Juniors welcome)
https://lichess.org/tournament/9B3rc7wX    password = Knights

Friday 14th May 

Friday Club Night  (Adults & Juniors welcome)
6:00pm https://lichess.org/tournament/nQcbIdx7

Top Under 1600 winner will be announced at 8:00pm
Tournament will finish at 9:00pm but you can join and leave at any time between 6:00pm to 9:00pm    

Saturday 15th May

29th Worldwide Junior Team Battle (Under 16s Only) 
4:00pm https://lichess.org/tournament/Ef8dNVHQ

Thursday 6th May

5:30pm Dave Graham How To series of Junior classes on Zoom us02web.zoom.us/j/84767856526?pwd=MklIZFJzbWcrS0tLcml0MnZHTzdKQT09     
Followed at 6:00pm by a Lichess Worthing tournament or from 5:15pm if not attending the training (Adults & Juniors welcome)
https://lichess.org/tournament/KlApTs4Z  password = Knights

Friday 7th May 

Friday Club Night  (Adults & Juniors welcome)
6:30pm https://lichess.org/tournament/zg9wUX0T

Top Under 1600 winner will be announced at 8:00pm
Tournament will finish at 9:00pm but you can join and leave at any time between 6:00pm to 9:00pm    

Saturday 8th May

23rd International Junior Team Friendly (Under 16s Only) 
4:00pm https://lichess.org/tournament/EQsBsnUV

Thursday 29th April 

5:30pm Dave Graham How To series of Junior classes on Zoom us02web.zoom.us/j/84767856526?pwd=MklIZFJzbWcrS0tLcml0MnZHTzdKQT09     
Followed at 6:00pm by a Lichess Worthing tournament or from 5:15pm if not attending the training (Adults & Juniors welcome)Lichess https://lichess.org/tournament/GhaNmKmt password = Knights
Then at 7:00pm it is the Sussex Team Battle
https://lichess.org/tournament/pjKAEk3n


Friday 30th April 

Friday Club Night  (Adults & Juniors welcome)
6:30pm https://lichess.org/tournament/iV6RGxPg

Top Under 1600 winner will be announced at 8:00pm
Tournament will finish at 9:00pm but you can join and leave at any time between 6:00pm to 9:00pm    

Saturday 1st May

28th Worldwide Junior Team Battle (Under 16s Only) 
4:00pm https://lichess.org/tournament/MKOcXmwP

Wednesday 21st April 
St Lawrence CE Primary School A v Crowborough Juniors 

Pairings will be available 1 hour before start of game https://ecflms.org.uk/lms/node/64679     
7:30pm Crowborough Juniors (white on boards 1 & 3)   
Join me on Zoom from 7:15pm for commentary on games. Obviously players must leave Zoom while their game is in progress. 

Thursday 22nd April 

5:30pm Dave Graham How To series of Junior classes on Zoom us02web.zoom.us/j/84767856526?pwd=MklIZFJzbWcrS0tLcml0MnZHTzdKQT09     
Followed at 6:00pm by a Lichess Worthing tournament or from 5:15pm if not attending the training (Adults & Juniors welcome) Lichess https://lichess.org/tournament/0qW4to5f password = Knights

Friday 23rd April 

Crowborough UK Chess Challenge Round 7 at 6:00pm https://lichess.org/swiss/DpM2ckG2 Final Round 

Friday Club Night  (Adults & Juniors welcome)
6:30pm https://lichess.org/tournament/QzBdRKXa     

Tournament will start after all the UK Chess Challenge games finish usually about 6:30pm.
Top Under 1600 winner will be announced at 8:00pm
Tournament will finish at 9:00pm but you can join and leave at any time between 6:30pm to 9:00pm    

Saturday 24th  April 

22nd International Friendly Team Battle (Under 16s Only) 
4:00pm https://lichess.org/tournament/PW1Xftjp   
Thursday 15th April 2021    
Basic Training is 5:30om to 6:00pm and is a fun week as it is the Easter holidays
Find TWMOTB The Worst Move On The Board us02web.zoom.us/j/84767856526?pwd=MklIZFJzbWcrS0tLcml0MnZHTzdKQT09    

At 6:00pm or 5:15pm if not attending the training Worthing Tournament
Lichess Link is lichess.org/tournament/oJWI6iMY Password = Knights     

Friday 16th April 2021    
Crowborough Club Night Zoom Meeting is https://us02web.zoom.us/j/9798343402 if you are asked the Meeting ID is: 979 834 3402   6:00pm Round 6 of our UK Chess Challenge https://lichess.org/swiss/DpM2ckG2     
6:30pm Club Night Arena https://lichess.org/tournament/b76ehQwD     

Saturday 17th April 2021    
4:00pm 27th Worldwide Junior Team Battle https://lichess.org/tournament/eOt6qx1c     
Supported by a Zoom Meeting https://us02web.zoom.us/j/9798343402 if you are asked the Meeting ID is: 979 834 3402     

Wednesday 7th April 
7:30pm Brighton & Hove vs Crowborough 1
Team is; 1.Arjun Kolani 2.Jon Lawrance 3.Ben Crosby 4.Raina Jithendra Reserve David Fryer    
7:30pm Bexhill 2 vs Crowborough 2 
Team is; 1.Elena Currah 2.Shree Rao 3.Thomas Martin 4.Seha Konara Reserve Michael Redman 

Thursday 8th April 5:30pm Dave Graham How To series of Junior classes on Zoom us02web.zoom.us/j/84767856526?pwd=MklIZFJzbWcrS0tLcml0MnZHTzdKQT09     
Followed at 6:00pm by a Lichess Worthing tournament or from 5:15pm if not attending the training (Adults & Juniors welcome) 
Lichess https://lichess.org/tournament/pglYRj1Y 

Friday 9th April Crowborough UK Chess Challenge Round 5 at 6:00pm https://lichess.org/swiss/DpM2ckG2 
Sorry but unless you have already entered in an earlier Round I do not think Lichess will allow you to join.    
Friday Club Night  (Adults & Juniors welcome)
6:30pm https://lichess.org/tournament/eWFzJ8vO   Tournament will start after all the UK Chess Challenge games finish.

Top Under 1600 winner will be announced at 8:00pm
Tournament will finish at 9:00pm but you can join and leave at any time between 6:30pm to 9:00pm    

Saturday 10th  April
21st International Friendly Team Battle (Under 16s Only) 
4:00pm https://lichess.org/tournament/mY1vWY1M note the later start due to the clocks going forward     

Monday 29th March
7:30pm Beginner Class for Adult Members - this will be the final meeting of the course

Wednesday 31st March
4:30pm Beginner Class for Junior Members - this will be the final meeting of the course

Wednesday 31st March 
7:30pm Crowborough Juniors vs Worthing Juniors 1
https://ecflms.org.uk/lms/node/64677

Team is; 1.Aditya Gupta 2.AanyaAdhikari 3.Risha Jithendra 4.Paul-Hector Antoine R.Dylan Chopra

Thursday 1st April
5:30pm Dave Graham ‘How To’ series of Junior classes on Dave Graham's Zoom link to follow
Followed at 6:00pm by a Lichess Worthing tournament or from 5:15pm if not attending the training (Adults & Juniors)

Good Friday 2nd April
Friday Club Night (Adults & Juniors) no UK Chess Challenge this week Round 5 will return next week
6:00pm https://lichess.org/tournament/BGHv127c 

Easter Saturday 3rd April
XXVI Worldwide Junior Team Battle (Under 16s Only)
4:00pm https://lichess.org/tournament/mo90b6A9 later start due to the clocks going forward

Monday 22nd March
7:45pm Beginner Class for Adult members

Wednesday 24th March

4:30pm Beginner Class for Junior members 

Thursday 25th March
5:30pm Dave Graham ‘How To’ series of Junior classes on Zoom
6:00pm followed by a Lichess Worthing tournament or from 5:15pm if not attending the training (Adults & Juniors) 

Thursday 25th March MSCL Sussex Team Battle (Adults & Juniors) Play for your chosen team on Lichess 7:00pm https://lichess.org/tournament/mSFVMRyM 

Friday 26th March
UK Chess Challenge - Round 4 (Adults & Juniors)
6:00pm https://lichess.org/swiss/DpM2ckG2
Please make sure to be online at 6:00pm as pairings will be made at 6:05pm
New entries allowed even if you missed Rounds 1 & 2 & 3

Friday 26th March
Friday Club Night (Adults & Juniors) will follow completion of Round 3 of the UK Chess Challenge 6:30pm https://lichess.org/tournament/1DMwMIyi

Monday 15th March
7:30pm Adult Beginner Zoom Class (Adults Only)

Wednesday 17th March
Beginner Class for Junior members
4:30pm on Zoom level to suit attendees

Thursday 18th March
5:30pm Dave Graham ‘How To’ series of Junior classes on Zoom 
Topic this week is ‘How To Use Your Time’
6:00pm followed by a Lichess Worthing tournament or from 5:15pm if not attending the training (Adults & Juniors)
https://lichess.org/tournament/n89FdULX

Friday 19th March

UK Chess Challenge - Round 3 (Adults & Juniors)
6:00pm https://lichess.org/swiss/DpM2ckG2
Please make sure to be online at 6:00pm as pairings will be made at 6:05pm
New entries allowed even if you missed Rounds 1 & 2

Friday 19th March

Friday Club Night (Adults & Juniors) will follow completion of Round 3 of the UK Chess Challenge 
6:30pm https://lichess.org/tournament/SGZ9xqzS 

Saturday 20th March

XXV Worldwide Junior Team Battle (Under 16s Only)
3:00pm https://lichess.org/tournament/DWuYevZ1

Monday 8th March

7:45pm Adult Beginner Zoom Class (Adults Only)

Tuesday 9th March

Mid Sussex Chess League
7:30pm Crowborough 1 vs Bexhill 1
https://ecflms.org.uk/lms/node/64693
Team Selection Only

Wednesday 10th March

Beginner Class for Junior members
4:30pm on Zoom level to suit attendees

Wednesday 10th March

Mid Sussex Chess League
7:30pm Crowborough Juniors vs Worthing Juniors 2
https://ecflms.org.uk/lms/node/64670

7:30pm Crowborough 2 vs Worthing 2
https://ecflms.org.uk/lms/node/64723

Thursday 11th March

5:30pm Dave Graham ‘How To’ series of Junior classes on Zoom 
Topic this week is ‘How To Use Your Time’
6:00pm followed by a Lichess Worthing tournament or from 5:15pm if not attending the training (Adults & Juniors)
https://lichess.org/tournament/ijw9FTyG

Friday 12th March

UK Chess Challenge - Round 2 (Adults & Juniors)
6:00pm https://lichess.org/swiss/DpM2ckG2
Please make sure to be online at 6:00pm as pairings will be made at 6:05pm
New entries allowed even if you missed Round 1

Friday 12th March

Friday Club Night (Adults & Juniors) will follow completion of Round 2 of the UK Chess Challenge 
6:30pm https://lichess.org/tournament/NffNThQt


Saturday 13th March

20th International Junior Team Battle (Under 16s Only)
3:00pm https://lichess.org/tournament/syfWLS08

Monday 1st March

7:30pm Adult Beginner Zoom Class (Adults Only)

Tuesday 2nd March

From 5:30pm Opening Class with David & Arjun on Zoom (Adults & Juniors)
5:30-5:45pm Lets Play the Jobava London System by David
5:45pm https://lichess.org/tournament/ap2XLzxE
6:15-6:30pm Lets Play the Scotch Gambit by Arjun
6:30pm https://lichess.org/tournament/O464b5fS


Wednesday 3rd March

Beginner Class for Junior members
4:00pm on Zoom level to suit attendees

Thursday 4th March

5:30pm Dave Graham ‘How To’ series of Junior classes on Zoom 
Topic this week is ‘How To Use Your Time’
6:00pm followed by a Lichess Worthing tournament or from 5:15pm if not attending the training (Adults & Juniors)
https://lichess.org/tournament/HOlQQSU4

Friday 5th March

UK Chess Challenge - Round 1 (Adults & Juniors)
6:00pm https://lichess.org/swiss/DpM2ckG2

Friday 5th March

Friday Club Night (Adults & Juniors)
6:30pm https://lichess.org/tournament/tbnYAqNA

Saturday 6th March

XXIV Worldwide Junior Team Battle (Under 16s Only)
3:00pm https://lichess.org/tournament/uh2dTQPK

Monday 22nd February

7:30pm Adult Beginner Zoom Class (Adults Only)
Dave Graham has kindly stepped in to cover this class – due to a small matter of Brighton vs Palace on Sky TV
His Zoom link is  https://us02web.zoom.us/j/84382739851?pwd=bHZGcEQwSElZSkkwU2l1M2xvdjFMZz09 

Tuesday 23rd February

From 5:30pm The Endgame Classes with Thomas, David & Arjun on Zoom (Adults & Juniors)
6:00pm Test out your Rook and Minor Piece Endgame skills with three tournaments
6:00pm https://lichess.org/tournament/rttEz7A9
6:20pm https://lichess.org/tournament/Fn5w9BdQ 
6:40pm https://lichess.org/tournament/qvVKL3IQ 

Wednesday 24th February

Beginner Class for Junior members
4:00pm on Zoom level to suit attendees

Thursday 25th February 

5:30pm Dave Graham ‘How To’ series of Junior classes on Zoom 
Topic this week is ‘How To Use Your Time’
6:00pm followed by a Lichess Worthing tournament or from 5:15pm if not attending the training (Adults & Juniors)
https://lichess.org/tournament/0MWZBIap 


Thursday 25th February 

7:00pm Sussex Team Battle (Adults & Juniors)
https://lichess.org/tournament/k0EYpRpa

Friday 26th February 

Friday Club Night (Adults & Juniors)
6:00pm https://lichess.org/tournament/80AGKHXh 

Saturday 27th February

19th International Friendly Team Battle (Under 16s Only)
3:00pm https://lichess.org/tournament/6GOQvC42      

Monday 15th February

7:45pm Adult Beginner Zoom Class (Adults Only)

Tuesday 16th February

From 5:30pm The Endgame Classes with Thomas, David & Arjun on Zoom (Adults & Juniors)
6:00pm Test out your endgame skills with these three tournaments
Q v R https://lichess.org/tournament/8dyR4VQw 
B & N https://lichess.org/tournament/ePPg2T63 
R+4 vs R+3 https://lichess.org/tournament/yhqdgTiI 

Wednesday 17th February

Introductory Beginner Class especially for Junior members
4:00pm on Zoom 

Wednesday 17th February

6:30pm Mid Sussex Chess League (by invitation)
East Grinstead J1 vs Crowborough Juniors
Aditya (MiniCheddar51)
Aanya  (aanyaadhikari)
Risha  (rishajithendra) 
Paul-Hector (GoodAwesomeAnimal) 
Reserve : Dylan (Geoff123)

Thursday 18th February 

5:30pm Dave Graham ‘How To’ series of Junior classes on Zoom followed by
6:00pm Lichess Worthing tournament or from 5:15pm if not attending the training
Tournament Link https://lichess.org/tournament/HOxMryUH 

Friday 19th February 

Friday Club Night (Adults & Juniors)
6:00pm https://lichess.org/tournament/USa1GhJx 

Saturday 20th February

XXIII Worldwide Junior Team Battle (Under 16s Only)
3:00pm https://lichess.org/tournament/ZWzMmNZT 

Monday 8th February

7:45pm Adult Beginner Zoom Class (Adults Only)

Tuesday 9th February

5:30pm The Traxler Debate on Zoom (Adults & Juniors)
6:00pm https://lichess.org/tournament/qmtY1WmV

Wednesday 10th February

Introductory Beginner Class especially for new Junior members
4:00pm on Zoom 
Wednesday 10th February
7:30pm Mid Sussex Chess League (by invitation)
Worthing 1 vs Crowborough 1
Uckfield vs Crowborough 2

Thursday 11th February 

5:30pm Dave Graham ‘How To’ series of Junior classes on Zoom
6:00pm Lichess Worthing tournament or from 5:15pm if not attending the training
Tournament https://lichess.org/tournament/Qt7AFjZI 

Friday 12th February 

Friday Club Night (Adults & Juniors)
6:00pm https://lichess.org/tournament/OclR9DoD

Saturday 13th February

18th International Friendly Team Battle (Under 16s Only)
3:00pm https://lichess.org/tournament/cHvayRXz

• Wednesday 3rd February

o 6:30pm Crowborough Juniors vs East Grinstead Bookshop Juniors
o By selection only however all welcome to watch
o Team sheet will be available 1 hour before the match starts
https://ecflms.org.uk/lms/node/64663 
 
• Thursday 4th February

o 5:30pm ‘How To’ Series of classes with Dave Graham
https://us02web.zoom.us/j/9798343402
o Including the Worthing Invitational tournament Adults & Juniors
o Start 6:00pm or 5:15pm if not attending training
o https://lichess.org/tournament/7c2uJGnH 
 
• Friday 5th February

o 6:00pm Friday Club Night – All Club Members Welcome 
o NB Earlier start time​ to accommodate our younger members
https://lichess.org/tournament/myDaCynn
o us02web.zoom.us/j/9798343402 

• Saturday 6th February

o XXII Worldwide Junior Team Battle. Juniors born 2005 or later Only
https://lichess.org/tournament/9phMVvgK

• Monday 25th January 

o 5:30pm Beginner Class for Junior Members Juniors Only
o 7:30pm Beginner Class for Adults – Level to suit attendees Adults Only
o No need to Book just join the Zoom Meeting 5 minutes before start us02web.zoom.us/j/9798343402
 
• Tuesday 26th January

o 6:30pm Return by request of Variant Chess – King of the Hill Adults & Juniors Welcome
o lichess.org/tournament/I4mWM0um 
o Or if not to your taste join in with our neighbours
o 6:30pm lichess.org/team/east-grinstead-bookshop-chess-club
 
• Wednesday 27th January 

o 7:30pm Beginner Class for Adults – Level to suit attendees Adults Only
o No need to Book just join Zoom Meeting 5 minutes before start us02web.zoom.us/j/9798343402
 
• Thursday 28th January

o 5:30pm ‘How To’ Series of classes with Dave Graham
o Including the Worthing Invitational tournament Adults & Juniors
o 7:00pm Sussex Team Battle Adults & Juniors
o lichess.org/tournament/7oH7EyQs
 
• Friday 29th January

o 6:30pm Friday Club Night – SPECIAL MASTER CLASS – All Club Members Welcome
o International Master Thomas Rendle will present games from the 2021 Tata Steel tournament see tatasteelchess.com 
o Interactive with Q&A and Quizzes in a Zoom Meeting. us02web.zoom.us/j/9798343402 
o Followed by a Blitz Tournament between 8:00pm – 9:00pm in which Tom will participate so a chance to play an International Master.
o lichess.org/tournament/g5VaA72i Adults & Juniors Welcome join now to show your interest

• Saturday 30th January

o 17th International Under 16 Friendly with 24 Teams competing in the new Lichess Team Battle format. Juniors Only
o lichess.org/tournament/qfm7JYZQ