Martin Sheard

Fun Palaces

Barnsley chess club joined in the Fun Palaces event at the Lightbox. Thanks to Vlad, John, Tony and Shane who all came to help out. We had some interest from adults who had played in the past and quite a few youngsters who were fascinated by the sets and clocks. Perhaps they will be the …

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5 Minute Tournaments

As the new season approaches, in an attempt to get ‘match fit’ Barnsley Chess club held an all play all 5 minute tournament o the 27th of September. 9 players took part and the result was in doubt going into the final round. A win for Richard D and Gary and a loss for Richard …

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Doncaster Bell Trophy 5 Apr Barnsley v Barnby Dun

Barnsley earned a 7.5-0.5 win over Barnby Dun who came a player short and gifted Barnsley two points at the start of the match. Barnsley’s win gave them second place in the Bell Trophy this year behind the winners Three Horseshoes. You can view the match card on the Teams page.