All events hosted by International Master Richard Pert.
U18 Junior Standard Play Event
10 – 11 February 2018
Venue: Moulsham Junior School, Chelmsford
An U18 standard play event held over 2 days – all standards welcome.
2 Sections (1) FIDE rated open (2) U100 ECF graded section
Fide Rated Open giving juniors a chance to play FIDE rated games / get a FIDE rating. Juniors must be ECF gold members. U100 section giving juniors a chance to improve / get a slow play grade – Juniors must be ECF Silver members (free to get the first years subscription online at the ECF website). Coaching to be on-going throughout the day for those who finish their games early. Prizes in both sections.
Entry £30 (£10 discount for players who already have a FIDE rating).
3rd Brentwood U12 Open tournament
Sat 12 May 2018 | 9.45am – 4.00pm
Venue: Brentwood Prep School
7th H+H Fire Under 14 Train & Play
Sun 10 December 2017
Open to all children under the age of 14 of all abilities.
Christmas special team Challenge – players placed in teams of 5 by the organisers.
Guest Coach: WGM Dagne Ciuksyte
Christmas Special Evening
Fri 8 December 2017
A special subsidised evening with guest coach ChessKid’s famous Funmaster Mike (flying from US)
Cost £5 / child for those also entering on Sunday 10th. £10 / child for those coming only to this event.
To reserve a place please email Robin – firstname.lastname@example.org
1 bonus Grand Prix point for all attendees
6th H+H Fire Under 14 Train & Play
Sun 12 November 2017
Open to all children under the age of 14 of all abilities from beginner to nationally ranked player.
2 Female guest coaches: WGM Dagne Ciuksyte & Lateefah Messam-Sparks.
Entries; 75 Places Available; 5
5th H+H Fire Under 14 Train & Play
Sun 24 September 2017
Guest Titled Coach: Grandmaster Chris Ward
Open to all children under the age of 14.
All standards catered for from beginner to nationally ranked player.
H+H Fire Summer Camp
24 – 25 July 2017
Guest Coach: Grandmaster Chris Ward (former British Champion).
3 Grand Prix points for attendees.
Entries 30 – Event Full
Please email if you wish to attend and we will see what we can do but cannot guarantee a place as the event is currently full.
4th H+H Fire Train & Play
Sun 2 July 2017
2016/17 Grand Prix prizes to be given on this date.
Guest Coach: Woman Grandmaster Harriet Hunt (Britain’s highest ranked female player).
1st event of the 2017/18 Grand Prix.
Entries 78: Event Full – Entry Closed
2nd Brentwood U12 Open Tournament, including "Play the Masters" simultaneous.
Sat 13 May 2017
Open to year 7 and below plus anyone who has entered one of our previous events, all abilities welcome from beginner to national ranked player. 6 round swiss with all players receiving a half point bye during one of the rounds when they will get a chance to take on the Masters! NEW: Online Entry now Open
Guest coach: Grandmaster Jon Speelman (former World number 4) who all children will get a chance to play in a simultaneous match.
3rd H+H Fire Brentwood Train & Play
Sun 2 April 2017
Guest Coach – International Master Andrew Greet (ECF 238)
Entries to date: 52 Event Full
Please still email if you would like to be on the waiting list as we often get a couple of late dropouts and we will inform you if a space becomes available.
2nd H+H Fire Brentwood Train & Play
Sun 26 February 2017
Guest Coach 1 – Grandmaster Matthew Sadler (Britain’s highest graded player – ECF 282!)
Guest Coach 2 – Grandmaster Nick Pert (former World U18 Champion – ECF 256)
Entries to date: 90
H+H Fire Half Term Camp
13 – 14 February 2017
NEW – 2 day Half Term Course open to 24 children only age 6-14. This one is a bit different in that we are giving the option for children to stay without parents. 3 Grand Prix Bonus points for attendees
Guest coach – International Master Adam Hunt
1st H+H Fire U14 Brentwood Train & Play
Sun 15 January 2017
Guest Coach – International Master Adam Hunt (ECF 232)
Event now full – sorry entry has been closed.
3rd Brentwood Train & Play
Sun 13 November 2016
Christmas simultaneous team includes Grandmaster Jon Speelman (former World number 4) and International Master Richard Pert
2nd Brentwood Train & Play
Sun 16 October 2016
1st Brentwood Train & Play
Sun 11 September 2016
1st Brentwood Under 12 Open Tournament
Sun 22 May 2016
With ‘Play the Master’s simultaneous.
Grand Prix Leaderboard 2017/18
Pos. Name Total 1 Alexander Large 13 2 Nina Pert 12 3= Jake Horton 11 3= Max Pert 11 3= Maheep Singh 11 6 Asci Cataby 10.5 7 Hugo Large 9.5 8= Olga Latypova 9 8= Madison Bowden 9