Walker & Storey 1st= at Chester-le-Street Congress

Posted by Tim Wall on September 5, 2017

The leading scores at the Chester-le-Street Congress, held 18-20 August, 2017, were:

Open

1st= David Walker (Leam Lane), Charlie Storey (Morpeth) 4; 3rd= Nicholas Tavoularis (Leam Lane), Aditya Munshi 3.5; 5th= Daniel Abrahams (Canada), Mick Riding (Tynemouth) 3.

Major

1st= Robert Dean (Pudsey), Robert Clegg (Huddersfield) 4; 3rd= David Patrick (Halifax), Raymond Gamble (Spondon), William Clinton (Scotland) 3.5; 6th David Hall (Scotland) 3.

Challengers

1st Vivien Webster (Calderdale) 5; 2nd Paul Freeman (Peterlee) 4; 3rd= Weiming Xu, Sai Kumaar, Brian Dann (all Forest Hall) 3.

There were a total of 53 entries. The event was organised by Tim Wall, with the assistance of Paul Robson. Arbiters were Brian Towers, Tim Wall and Paul Bielby.

Please note: Next year’s Chester-le-Street Congress is planned for August 17-19, 2018.

New venue: Park View School (North Lodge), Lombard Drive, Chester le Street DH3 4BB.