Schools Chess Challenge 2016

Sunday, 30th October 2016

Knox Grammar Senior School
The Lawson Centre
7 Woodville Avenue, Wahroonga, New South Wales

The Schools Chess Challenge is a fundraising tournament, run by Sydney Academy of Chess for the benefit of the NSW Junior Chess League.  This year, the tournament attracted 145 teams of 3 players, making it the largest chess tournament held in NSW this year.

The overall winners were Greater Sydney Home School in the Secondary Division and Sydney Grammar Edgecliff in the Primary Division.  Full results can be downloaded by clicking the links below.

Thankyou to:
Knox Grammar School for providing a wonderful venue
NSWJCL & Sydney Academy of Chess for supplying equipment for such a large event
All the Sydney Academy of Chess arbiters who worked so hard on the day
Lyn Tindall, Chris Tindall, Shaun Tindall and Lara Tindall, for all their hard work in the canteen, which also acts as an additional fundraiser for this event.
Simone Pietschner for being photographer on the day
All of the parents and teachers who organised teams, and supevised the students on the day.  This may be our first event EVER where every single team has turned up on the day, and there were not late entries on the day!!

See you all next year!

Download Results: