Russell Jamboree - Major Section
Our first 'Over the Board' chess fixture for 18 months. Wilson's B scored 11 out of 12, coming first out of 10 teams. Congratulations to Rahul (10G), Varun (U6), Sahil (U6), Adam (U6) and Idhant (9G) for two wins and to Josh (8S) and Anuj (8D) for one win each.
Year 7 Competition
Fifty of our Year 7 pupils took part on Thursday after school playing a total of 125 games of chess in two hours. The winner was Balahari (7G) with a perfect 5/5, followed by Fraser (7C) with 4.5/5. Raziuddin (7B), Sudersen (7C), Nishith (7D), Ritesh (7G) and Omer (7G) all scored 4/5. There was some excellent chess played in a friendly but competitive atmosphere.
Wilson’s Autumn Half-Term Holiday Chess
Festival - Monday 18 October 9am - 3.30pm
Open to any Wilson's pupil. No entry fee, no prizes. Sections will be organised by chess playing ability. All games will be ECF rated. To enter please email Dr Cooper firstname.lastname@example.org with pupil's name and form by Wednesday 13 October. Places are limited - so do apply early!