Cape Winelands Shine at Inter-Region Chess Champs

Well done to the Cape Winelands Teams that took part in the 2018 Inter-Region Chess Championship in Kimberley and topped nearly every age group!

Under 10, Under 12, Under 14, Under 16 and Under 18

Looking at these pics from the Northern Cape Chess Players Facebook page (Thanks Warren!), Stellenbosch schools were well represented.


Western Cape Schools Individual Chess Championships U7-U11 & U20

The brand new Louwville High School in Vredenburg was the venue for this year’s Western Cape Championships for the smaller players and the U20’s from 19-21 May 2017.

Full results from Chess-Results:  U7 Boys  U7 Girls   U9 Boys   U9 Girls   U11 Boys   U11 Girls   U20 Boys   U20 Girls

Some pictures from the prizegiving ceremony of the medal winners and Western Cape Schools Chess Teams for these age groups.  Spot the Stellenbosch faces!


Western Cape Schools Individual Chess Championships U13-U18

This weekend of 12-14 May 2017 finally saw the Championships taking place in Newlands, after much uncertainty.

Congratulations to all the participants – and the medal winners in the follow age groups:

Under 13 Boys  Under 13 Girls   Under 15 Boys   Under 15 Girls   Under 18 Boys   Under 18 Girls

Here are some pictures of the medal winners – with thanks to Uhlan Lackay who was there!