Category: Chess

Chess Update

16th November 2020

The colourful and warm late spring followed by glorious weather in the summer provided many chess parents with a welcome respite from the tedium of traversing the country in pursuit…

Wow … what a result!

17th June 2019

Very many congratulations to the latest group of Copthorne Chess Champions! For the first time in the cup’s history, our U7 team won the Sussex Junior Chess Cup, AND a…

Chess Update

4th March 2019

This Week It has been a very busy week with our chess teams! Amelie, Arun and Rafe represented us at the Cottesmore Chess Congress on Tuesday. This is one of…

Chess Success

16th June 2018

Budding chess champions of the future, 11 Year 2 children represented Copthorne at the Sussex Junior Chess tournament at Great Walstead last weekend. Aaradhana & Aran were both given Arbiter’s…

U7 Chess Team at the County Championships – Summer 2017

17th June 2017

Congratulations to our budding chess team … Copthorne U7s came overall 2nd at the County Championships at Great Walstead last Saturday, out of a total of 8 teams. Amelie R…

Chess Report – March 2017

8th March 2017

The last two weeks has seen Copthorne Chess teams in action at Brambletye and Cottesmore tournaments as well as Copthorne hosting a Sussex Junior Chess Under 11 five counties match…

Successful Chess Players

19th June 2016

Yet another successful group of chess players emerges from Copthorne! This year’s Under 7 team competed at Great Walstead last weekend, and out of a total of 20 schools represented, Copthorne…

Chess Success for Copthorne!

13th May 2016

Congratulations to the Copthorne team who won Division C of the Sussex Under 13 Butler Cup, held at Brighton College yesterday. They returned with a school trophy and individual medals….