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WCCF 7 Update

Russell Sherwood  Sunday, August 11, 2019

WCCF 7 continues to generate Title Norms!  With victory in his final game, Adhy Margana achieves his 2nd IM and the Title.

Phillip Dean is well placed to earn his first IM Norm. Helen Sherwood and Ian Jones frustratingly look to fall a half-point short

Tournament Update

Norm Watch

Russell Sherwood  Sunday, August 11, 2019

Helen Sherwood gains her first IM Norm and probable 1st place in the Cat 6 5to ANIVERSARIO FEDAPVEN IM CELSO SANCHEZ GRUPO A6

Helen SherwoodTitle Norms


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British Correspondence Chess Championship

Russell Sherwood  Wednesday, August 7, 2019

Just a reminder that the deadline for entries to this event is the end of August 2019.

More details can be see on the press release


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Esko Nuutilainen Memorial Team Tournament Final

Russell Sherwood  Wednesday, July 31, 2019

Good Luck to the Welsh Team in the finals of the  Esko Nuutilainen Memorial Team Tournament

1) Craig Evans

2) Paul Keevil

3) Paul Scott

4) Aytac Yuce

5) Andrew Smith

6) Peter Bevan


USA Friendly

Russell Sherwood  Wednesday, July 31, 2019

We have been challenged to a Friendly match by our US cousins over the pond. If you are interested in taking part please get in touch at l[email protected]. Start date September 2019

Friendly Match

Last Call for the Champion's League

Russell Sherwood  Sunday, July 28, 2019

The deadline for entries is fast approaching (31st July). If you are interested in taking part and have not found a team get in touch ASAP, we may be able to help!

Tournament Update: Counties and Districts

Russell Sherwood  Tuesday, July 9, 2019

An exciting finale is promised in the 2018/2019 Counties and Districts Tournament


Historically dominant Yorkshire and Essex currently sit in the top two places but West Wales sit in third with games and positive positions in hand.

East Wales have had a rockier season but look well placed to avoid the drop!

2019 ICCF Congress

Austin Lockwood  Friday, July 5, 2019

The 2019 ICCF Congress will be held in Vilnius, Lithuania next month.

As usual, Wales will be represented at Congress by a voting delegate (Russell Sherwood), and the WCCF Executive Committee will shortly begin our discussions about how we will use our vote for each Congress proposal.

If any WCCF member would like to make a contribution to these discussions, or if you have a particular view which you would like to have taken into consideration, please contact me by email and I will share your views with the Executive Committee.

The Congress proposals are listed here:


Austin Lockwood
WCCF Secretary
[email protected]

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