Steele Cup

TextGeoffrey Frederick Steele (1933-2014) was League Chairman from 1973-1982. He was also Treasurer, and later President, of the Kent County Chess Association. Geoff played chess for Margate from 1976-2013. He assisted in running the Thanet Congress, and also ran the Folkestone Congress, for some years. At the inaugural Thanet Congress in 1970 Geoff won the prize for the highest placed Thanet player.
Event NameSteele Cup
Season Name2020 Season
Event TypeTeam League
League table sort orderMatch points -> Game points difference ->
Number of times teams play2
League table columnsFor , Against , Points , SP , MP , IM ,
Event Order4
HandicapNo handicap
Special Rules - fixture is1 match
Number of boards4
Grade Limit500
Default Grade75
Grades Below DefaultCount as default grade
Grading CodeTHANSC18
Grade TypeECF Standard (August)