Paul Douglas and Gray Maguire are joint winners of Class 1 Trio No.77 with 3 points and equal SB scores, well played gentlemen, Gary has already won promotion and Paul is also now promoted to Class 2. They will share the BCM points.
Class 1 Trio No.57 – Congratulations to Mark Eldridge on winning this close fought contest with a score of 3.5 points, Mark is promoted to Class 2 and receives 2 BCM Points.
Malcolm Winter and Frank McMahon are joint winners Class 2 Trio No.38 with 2.5 points each and equal SB scores. Both players are promoted to Class 3 and share the BCM points with 2 each.
Congratulations to Dawn Williamson on winning Class 3 Trio No.14 with a score of 2.5 in a close fought match with David Cook and Raymond Burridge. Dawn has been awarded 3 sought after BCCA Master Points and is making rapid progress up the player ranks – well played
Congratulations to Philip Tolhurst and John Brasier who are joint winners of Class 3 Trio No.12 with 3 points apiece and equal SB scores, they will share the valuable BM points between them – well played both
Congratulations to Frank McMahon who secured the necessary CM (Candidate Master) points in a Class 2 Trio to take him over the 20 point barrier. Frank obtained CM points in six different events to obtain the Title. Well played!
The “White Rose” team, captained by Phill Beckett, are the inaugural Champions of the webserver BCCL! Whilst there are still some games remaining, their 12.5 point total (out of 16 – each of the 8 players plays 2 games) cannot be caught. Congratulations to Phill and his team!
Raymond Burridge has won the 2014 BCCA Postal Silver Medal tournament with a score of 6.5/8. There are still some games ongoing but Raymond cannot be caught. The crosstable can be seen here: https://www.iccf.com/event?id=42096
The BCCA Championship, Candidates & Reserves for 2014/15 has today got underway with 74 players in 12 sections. An increased entry from last season for the 3rd season in succession. This comprises a Championship section of 11 players, 5 Candidates sections of 6 players each, and 6 Reserve sections. Good luck to all concerned! (All crosstables are on the ICCF webserver)
Well played to Colin Beveridge on winning the Trio by ½ a point from Robert Evans in a close fought contest. Colin is promoted to Class 3 and awarded 4 BCM Points
A clean sweep for Stephen Woodhouse in Class 1 Trio 85 with a perfect score of 4/4 – very well played. Stephen is now playing in Class 2 and is awarded a further 2 BCM Points.
Well played to Bill Clews on winning Class 2 Trio No.24 and Class 2 Trio No.34 with scores of 3/4 and 3.5/4 – Bill has been awarded 8 BCM Points in total and promoted to Class 3.
Congratulations to Gary Maguire on winning Class 2 Trio No.32 with a perfect score of 4/4, Gary has been promoted to Class 3 and awarded 4 BCM Points
Well played to Colin Cheek on winning the Trio with a score of 3.5/4, Colin has already been promoted to Class 2 as joint winner of Class 1 Trio No.78, he has been awarded a further 2 BCM Points.
Congratulations to Edmund Foulds on wining Class 3 Trio No.10 with a score of 3.5, Edmund is awarded 3, sort after, BCCA Master Points towards the Masters Title. The other players were David Coyne and Mike Richardt.
Stan Cranmer has won the 2013/14 BCCA Handicap tournament with a perfect score of 10 out of 10. 2nd place was Andy Lindop, 3rd was Steve Clark & 4th was Paul Terry.
Congratulations to Bill Clews on winning the tournament in a close fought finish with Colin Cheek. Bill scored 8.5 points and 8 wins and Colin finished on 8 points with 7 wins. Bill receives 5 BCM points and the engraved Bronze Medal, Colin receives 3 BCM points. Bill will play in the ‘Silver Tournament’ next time.
As an added bonus, Bill Clews has now accumulated 26 BCM points & is therefore awarded the BCCA Candidate Master (CM) Title. Congratulations to Bill!
The 2013/14 BCCA Championship Final has been won by our General Secretary Neil Limbert in a nail biting finish with Mark Eldridge and Dominique Conterno. Both Neil and Mark scored 7 points but Neil had the better SB score of 31.25 against Mark’s 31.00 – it could not have been closer. Neil wins 1st Prize of £100.00 + 12 BCCA Master Points. Together with his previous Master points he now earns the BCCA Master Title. He will also be presented with the ‘Charters Trophy’ at the AGM to hold for the next year. Mark in 2nd place receives £50.00 and 7 BCCA Master Points, Dominique in 3rd place scored 6.5 points and receives £25.00 and 3 BCCA Master points. Very well played gentlemen.
Prize money for the championship is being doubled for the 2014/15 competition and thereafter so don’t miss out, get your entries in before the 31st August.
Congratulations to Robert Bruce on winning the tournament and the ‘Bronze Medal’ with a score of 9/10 and 8 wins, very well played. Robert is also awarded 5 BCM Points and will play in the ‘Silver Tournament’ next year. Keith Dudeney came second with a score of 7.5/10 and 6 wins, Keith is awarded 3 BCM Points.