Update: 167 Entries Received for Congress

NEWS UPDATE: August 5, 2021 – A total of 167 entries have now been received for the Northumbria Masters Congress. Only another 11 places are available for the public events (Masters Open, Challengers Under 2000, Major Under 1750 and Minor Under 1500).

Entries To Close Soon

Once these places have been taken up, entries will be closed on the website and applications will only be taken to join a waiting list to enter.

Final All-Play-All Places

We expect to announce the final place in the GM norm all-play-all (a 2380+ GM norm seeker) and the final place in the IM norm all-play-all (a 2200+ IM norm seeker) in the next few days.

Anyone interested in taking up the final GM norm and IM norm all-play-alls places may apply in confidence to: Tim Wall (timpeterwall@gmail.com)

Junior Bursaries – No More Applications

PLEASE NOTE: No more applications for The John Robinson Youth Chess Trust junior bursaries for Under 21 players are currently being accepted. The players receiving the bursaries will be notified in the next few days.