The Gazette - May 2014

Sponsored by The Ulverscroft Foundation
Edited by Julie Leonard
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IBCA World Individual Championship

The BCA is sending Bill Armstrong and Chris Ross to the 13th IBCA World Individual Chess Championship for Blind and Partially Sighted Chess Players, which takes place in Greece from 4th -15th May. Bill is the current British Champion and will be accompanied by his wife, Pat. Grandmaster Neil McDonald will be travelling as Chris’s coach.

BCA member, Steve Hilton, will also be playing in the tournament in his official capacity as IBCA General Secretary.

According to the IBCA website,, results will be posted on:

We send our best wishes to them all for an enjoyable and successful tournament!

Julie Leonard