The Copthorne Chess machine marches on! The UK Land Chess Challenge Sussex Megafinal was held at Cuckfield last Saturday and Copthorne was the number one school represented by individual players. Our talented team: Sarena Bhargava, Emma Dodson, Freya Finnegan, Melissa Davy-Ericson, James Reid, Joshua Higgs, Daniel Gooda, Ben Kinnear, Sam Higgs, Andrew Easton, Jamie Ward and James Hayes. Congratulations to four of the team who qualified for the Southern Gigafinal to be held at Wellington College in July: Freya, James, Joshua and Jamie.