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

Cleethorpes Rapidplay Results (23rd Jul)

The Open was won by GM Danny Gormally with a score of 6/6. A report of the event is available to download. The results have been published on the chess results website.

Minor County Match: Lincolnshire v Norfolk (12th Jun)

Lincolnshire lost 10-6 to Norfolk in the Semi Final of the ECF Minor Counties Championship. It was a tough match that unfortunately didn't go our way. Full Results

Lincolnshire Chess Association AGM (15th May)

The Lincolnshire Chess Association AGM took place on Sat 10th Sep 2022. The minutes and accounts are available to download for meeting.

Lincolnshire County Championships (15th May)

This year's Lincolnshire County Championships will take place at the Lindum Training Centre in North Hykeham on 15th-16th July. An entry form is available to download.

Minor County Match update (15th May)

Somerset were unable to field a team for the Minor Counties Quarter Final on Sat 13th May. This means that Lincolnshire advance to the Semi Final stage where they will play against Norfolk. The Semi Final is scheduled for Saturday 10th June.

Cleethorpes Rapidplay (19th Feb)

Message from Nigel Birtwistle

The 2nd Cleethorpes Rapidplay will take place on Sunday 25th June 2023 at Cleethorpes Leisure Centre. The inaugural event last year was a great success with 86 players taking part.

Congress details
Online Entry form
PDF Entry form

Minor County Match: Lincolnshire v Worcestershire (22nd Jan)

The minor team beat Worcestershire 10-6 to win the MCCU Championship and progress to the national stages of the Minor Counties competition. Full Results