Welsh Correspondence Chess Federation

Rydym yn Ffrindiau - Amici Sumus

Welsh Teams

Russell Sherwood  Tuesday, May 9, 2017

Good Luck to the Welsh Teams in up-coming Events:


European Team Championships Semi-Finals

IM Tony Balshaw

Austin Lockwood

LGM Helen Sherwood

John Claridge

CCM Russell Sherwood

CCM Ian Jones

CCM Gareth Yeo

CCM Mark Adams


Esko Nuutilainen Memorial Team Tournament

Christopher Fordham-Hall

CCE Dale Cannon

Aytac Yuce

Paul Scott

Craig Evans

Colin Denham

Good Luck!

Russell Sherwood  Tuesday, May 9, 2017

to all Welsh players taking part in Champions League 7


CCM Russell Sherwood https://www.iccf.com/event?id=67000

CCM Gareth Yeo https://www.iccf.com/event?id=67001

CCE Alex Sherwood https://www.iccf.com/event?id=67032

LGM Helen Sherwood https://www.iccf.com/event?id=67010

ICCM Ian Jones https://www.iccf.com/event?id=67011

Andrew Robertshaw https://www.iccf.com/event?id=67012


Austin Lockwood  Friday, May 5, 2017

The WCCF AGM took place on 04/05/2017, attending (from left to right) were Peter Bevan (President), Austin Lockwood (Secretary), Adam Davies, Ian Jones, Gareth Yeo, Russell Sherwood (International Secretary and Treasurer), Craig Evans (not pictured) and Paul Scott (not pictured).

Minutes will be published here shortly.

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CCE and CCM Title Medals Awarded

Austin Lockwood  Friday, May 5, 2017

Pictured are Gareth Yeo, Ian Jones and Russell Sherwood, with their Correspondence Chess Expert and Master medals, presented by the WCCF President, Peter Bevan on 04/05/2017.

Congratulations all!

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A Simple guide to Annotation!

Russell Sherwood  Friday, May 5, 2017



East Wales A wins promotion to Ward-Higgs

Russell Sherwood  Friday, May 5, 2017

With Colin Denham's victory, East Wales  A are now guaranteed promotion to the top division (Ward-Higgs) next season!

Well done to all the team!

World Senior Team Championship 2017

Russell Sherwood  Wednesday, May 3, 2017

Congratulations to Welsh Teams on their performances at the World Senior Team Championship 2017 and in particular WCCF Executive members Peter Bevan and Mark Adams!




Both Teams finished well above their initial seeding!

More Miles to the Gallon?

Russell Sherwood  Monday, May 1, 2017


Can you have too much of a good thing?!

Russell Sherwood  Sunday, April 23, 2017

How many CC Games should I play at once?

Lost in the Endgame

Russell Sherwood  Thursday, April 20, 2017

New Article - Lost in the Endgame

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