Wey Valley – Surrey Squads 2022

English Primary Schools’ Chess Association (EPSCA)

EPSCA Inter-Association Championships

Wey Valley were Champions of the Southern Zone 2020!!  Here are some photos of our winning team:

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The results of the 2020 U9 Southern zone are at the following link:

http://www.oxfordfusion.com/epsca/TeamsOverall.cfm?EventID=148

Due to the Covid-19 pandemic there were no OTB EPSCA events in 2021 so in 2022 they return on the dates below!

Under 9 Zones

Saturday 12th March 2022

Venue: Orleans Park School, Richmond Road, Twickenham, Middlesex TW1 3BB

Under 11 Zones

Saturday 19th March 2022

Venue: Downlands Community School, Dale Avenue, Hassocks, West Sussex BN6 8LP

Under 11 Girls Final

Saturday 26th March 2022

Venue: Orleans Park School, Richmond Road, Twickenham, Middlesex TW1 3BB

Under 9 Final

Saturday 23rd April 2022

Venue: Cheney School, Cheney Lane, Headington, Oxford  OX3  7QH

Under 11 Final

Saturday 7th May 2022

Venue: Orleans Park School, Richmond Road, Twickenham, Middlesex TW1 3BB

We now have great pleasure in announcing this season’s squads for entry into the English Primary Schools’ Chess Association’s (EPSCA) Inter-Association Championship 2022:

<Click here for Wey Valley, Surrey Alphabetical Squads List 2022>

Enter Ramsay Cup Championships

The Ramsay Cup Championships will be held on Sunday, 20 February at Therfield School, Dilston Road, Leatherhead, KT22 7NZ

<Click here> for information and <click here> to enter.

Following the Ramsay Cups tournament, we will analyse the results and review the squads then from our findings select the teams to represent Surrey in the EPSCA Inter-Association Championships 2022 as below:

U9 Team – 16 players and 4  reserves.

U11 Team – 24 players and 4 reserves.

U11 Girls Team – 16 players and 4 reserves.

To find out more about EPSCA  <click here>

Accept or decline your squad invitation by completing the form below by 16 February:

Ensure you click submit above, thank you!

No board fees are required as yet for the EPSCA events:

The EPSCA Format.

Dates for the Inter-Association Championships 2022:

Under 9 Zones – 12 March 2022 – South Zone Venue: Orleans Park School, Richmond Road, Twickenham, Middlesex TW1 3BB
Under 11 Zones – 19 March 2022 – Venue: Downlands Community School, Dale Avenue, Hassocks, West Sussex BN6 8LP
Under 11 Girls Final – 26 March 2022 – Venue: Orleans Park School, Richmond Road, Twickenham, Middlesex TW1 3BB
Under 9 Final – 23 April 2022 – South Zone Venue: Cheney School, Cheney Lane, Headington, Oxford  OX3  7QH
Under 11 Final – 7 May 2022 – Venue: Orleans Park School, Richmond Road, Twickenham, Middlesex TW1 3BB

A week after the Ramsay Cups on Sunday, 20 February, we will email you the board order and details on how to pay your board fee if you have made the travelling team.

Accepting your place in the squad commits you to playing in the EPSCA competition (if you are selected for the playing team). The board fee covers administrative expenses, affiliation, and application fees to EPSCA, team officials’ travel costs and a contribution to the coaches’ fees on the day of the event. 

We will email you more details of the event, plus round times etc., when we send you the final board order.

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Yours faithfully

E-J Billington-Phillips (Mrs)