Witney Rapidplay 2014 report

The 2014 Witney Rapidplay was held on Sunday 28 September at The Batt School, Witney, with 3 sections: senior, Junior (Major) and Junior (Minor).

Players were given 30 minutes per game (15 mins per game in the Junior Minor section, in which two games per round with alternating colours were played).

Cumnor Players at the Witney Rapidplay 2014

Cumnor Players at the Witney Rapidplay 2014

8 Cumnor players took part:

  • Daniel Varney
  • Tony Heslop
  • Simon Terrington
  • Isaac Terrington
  • Marc Ives
  • Frida Ives
  • Steve Bennett
  • Susana Bennett

Andrew Varney was also there with a book stall, along with some much needed advice in the analysis room. Liam Glenn and Gareth Stevens popped in during the day.

Susana, Frida and Daniel all received a medal and a certificate for their results, Andrew received a certificate for his work in Junior Chess and Steve received a certificate for captaining the Oxfordshire U125 Team.


More information can be found on the Witney Chess Club site, which has also published further photos from the event.

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