Lincolnshire Chess Association


Welcome to the Lincolnshire Chess Association web site. The aim of the association is to promote, organise and encourage adult and junior chess in Lincolnshire. A number of chess clubs are affiliated to the association and membership is open to any chess club based in Lincolnshire. The association runs the Lincolnshire League as well as a number of other chess competitions in Lincolnshire including the county championship, quick play tournament and jamboree.

Latest News

Lincolnshire Chess Association AGM (14th Aug)

The Lincolnshire Chess Association AGM will take place at Church House, Louth at 3pm on Sunday 11th September. It will be preceded by the fixture meeting at 1:30pm. An agenda and the minutes from the last meeting are available to download. Please let John Grasham know of any proposals by three weeks before the meeting and they will be included in the agenda.

Minor County Match: Lincolnshire v Norfolk (3rd Jul)

Lincolnshire played against Norfolk in the final of the Minor Counties Championship on Saturday 2nd July. The team lost 9-7 to a very solid Norfolk team who deserved their victory. It has been a very successful season with great victories against two strong teams in Essex and Cambridgeshire. The team can feel very proud of what they have achieved. Full Results

Junior News

Lincolnshire U18 County Championship (29th May)

The U18 County Championship will be held on Saturday 16th July at the The Atrium in Lincoln. It will be run alongside the Open Lincolnshire Chess Championships. This is a 6 round swiss tournament (25 mins each on the clock). An entry form is available to download.

UK Chess Challenge Megafinal (8th May)

The UK Chess Challenge Megafinal was held at Fosse Way Academy, Lincoln on Saturday 30th April. A number of competitors were successful at qualifying for the Northern Gigafinal. Full Results

Midlands Championships 2016 (5th Mar)

Lincolnshire had 3 teams participating in the Midlands Championships this year. The U11 team finished in 4th place. The U9 team finished in 5th place. The U11 Girls finished in 2nd place and were silver medal winners. Full Results