Welcome to the results service of Wanstead & Woodford Chess Club for our automatically ECF rated over-the-board (OTB) and online (OL) events.

Visit our website for information about the Club and our activities: https://wansteadandwoodfordchess.club/

The 2021 season comprises events taking place between 1 September 2020 and 31 August 2021. Click on Previous Seasons in the menu above for our online activity during our enforced absence from Wanstead House under season 2020.

You can view the online platform paired Swiss events at our online members only club on lichess.org at:

G60/15 ECF online standard rated SCCU Members’ Online Team Championship. Played at 2pm over 5 Saturdays starting shorty on 28 November, and then 5 December, 9 January, 16 January and 23 January. The Southern Counties forerunner competition ahead of the second season of the national online County Championships in the New Year. Two average team rated sections of 2050 (180) and 1675 (130) make this an event open for all abilities. Essex have entered three teams. Event Information at: www.sccu-chess.com/index.php/en/sccu-online and https://ecflms.org.uk/lms/node/63543/home

Contact Peter asap at: nickals.family@gmail.com to join the Essex squad and then you must register as a player with the SCCU using their online form below which includes your fair play contract:


Saturday 28 November (2pm) G60/15 SCCU County Chess for Essex starts.(see contacts above)
-2050 and 1675 8 board average team rated Championships first rounds,
. Essex Heppinstall, Pascoe & Philpott teams in action
-County Challenge individual rated games for those across the southern counties missing out on team selection
-Potential U1450 match(es) for players below 1450 over the board on 31st August 2020

Tuesday 1 December (7:30pm) WWCC Online Rapid Championships - rounds 5 & 6
(G20/10 6 round Swiss tournament paired by VEGA) - Entries have closed. Final week details below.

Monday 6 December (7pm) Essex Online 5 min Guillotine Blitz - 7 rounds minimum
(G5/0) 2 sections: Open and U1600. Swiss tournaments paired by VEGA)
- Online Entry Form: https://www.essexchess.org.uk/blitz-2-entry-form

Sunday 13 December (10am - 1pm) Essex Christmas Team Blitz maximum 10 teams APA
(G7/0), unrated fun 4 board team tournament for Essex Clubs; limited entry.

WWCC Rapid Championship details - Final week coming up
Interactive pairing cards for each round here on the LMS , select OL Rapid Championship from the left panel. The next set of pairings:
Round 5 at 7:30pm: - https://ecflms.org.uk/lms/node/63765
Round 6 at 8:45pm: - https://ecflms.org.uk/lms/node/63766
Competition entries, parings, results, tables are contained within the VEGA Tournament Pages at:

Essential reading:
Online Policy/entry conditions - https://wansteadandwoodfordchess.club/corporate/wanstead-woodford-chess-...
Online Code of Conduct - https://wansteadandwoodfordchess.club/wp-content/images/files/ww/WWCC%20...
ECF Fair Play Policy - https://englishchessonline.org.uk/wp-content/uploads/2020/05/ECF-Online-...
Lichess Terms of Service - https://lichess.org/terms-of-service
Guide to playing on lichess - https://www.essexchess.org.uk/wp-content/uploads/2020/11/Guide_to_Playin...

Players may request a double half-point bye in any round except for the final round. Otherwise players are expected to play in all rounds.
Section eligibility where applicable and pairing rankings will be by the ECF published rating lists of 1st November firstly by ECF OL rapid, secondly by ECF OTB rapid and thirdly by Controller's rating estimate.
Tie breaks: Sum of cumulative scores followed by sum of opponents' scores.

This is a WWCC closed event open only to 2020/21 members of Wanstead & Woodford Chess Club ( and its Junior Coaching Chess Club with ECF membership, see: https://ecflms.org.uk/lms/node/63760/elist

The Club's Policy for the Playing of Chess Online and the ECF's online fair play and anti-cheating rules will apply and in entering participants accept the conditions of entry stated within the policy. For the purposes of the OFPAC Rules, the Championship is a Tier 2 event. All games will be submitted (subject to the OFPAC Rules) for ECF online rapid rating.

Entrants must use the same lichess.org username and playing account for the duration of the competition.

Latest Results

White  2 - 0  Black  Tue 13th Oct 2020
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White  2½ - 1½  Black  Tue 29th Sep 2020
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White   ½ - ½  Black  Tue 1st Sep 2020
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White  0 - 1  Black  Tue 30th Jun 2020
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