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2022 Torbay Congress Team Competition

Congratulations to the Plymouth team who shot into the lead on Round 1 and never looked back after that. They win £50 for their club.

Plymouth Round 1 Round 2 Round 3 Round 4 Round 5 Total
1 Scott Crockart (Open) 1 1 1 ½ ½ 4
2 Rob Wilby (Intermediate) 1 0 0 1 1 3
3 Chris Peacock (Intermediate) ½ 0 ½ ½ 0
4 Gerard t'Hart (Foundation) 1 1 1 1 1 5
Round Total 2 3 13½
Cumulative Total 8 11 13½
Team Ranking 1st 1st 1st 1st 1st

 

Exeter Round 1 Round 2 Round 3 Round 4 Round 5 Total
1 Paul O'Neill (Open) 1 1 ½ ½ 0 3
2 Stephen Homer (Open) 1 ½ 1 0 ½ 3
3 Luke Honey (Open) 0 ½ ½ ½ ½ 2
4 Cameron Davis (Open) 0 1 0 ½ 1
Round Total 2 3 2 2 10½
Cumulative Total 2 5 7 10½
Team Ranking 4th= 2nd= 3rd 3rd 2nd

 

Camborne & Redruth Round 1 Round 2 Round 3 Round 4 Round 5 Total
1 Colin Gardiner (Foundation) 1 0 1 0 ½
2 Ben Barnett (Foundation) 0 0 0 1 ½
3 James Galloway (Intermediate) 1 1 0 ½ ½ 3
4 Philip Spargo (Intermediate) ½ ½ ½ 1 0
Round Total
Cumulative Total 4 8
Team Ranking 2nd= 4th 4th= 4th 3rd=

 

South Hams Round 1 Round 2 Round 3 Round 4 Round 5 Total
1 Steve Levy (Open) ½ 0 1 ½ ½
2 Cliff Peach (Intermediate) ½ ½ ½ 0 0
3 Roy Greenhalgh (Foundation) ½ 1 1 0 0
4 Trevor Hurt (Foundation) 1 1 0 1 0 3
Round Total ½
Cumulative Total 5 9
Team Ranking 2nd= 2nd= 2nd 2nd 3rd=

 

Newton Abbot Abbots Round 1 Round 2 Round 3 Round 4 Round 5 Total
1 Trefor Thynne (Major) 0 ½ ½ ½ 0
2 Paul Brooks (Major) ½ ½ 1 ½ ½ 3
3 George Darling (Open) 1 0 ½ 0 1
4 Peter Ruszelak (Major) 0 1 0 ½ ½ 2
Round Total 2 2 2 9
Cumulative Total 7 9
Team Ranking 6th 5th 4th= 5th= 5th=

 

Teignmouth Round 1 Round 2 Round 3 Round 4 Round 5 Total
1 Bill Ingham (Major) ½ 0 ½ 0 ½
2 Ian Henry (Intermediate) ½ 1 ½ 0 0 2
3 Charles Doidge (Intermediate) 0 0 1 1 1 3
4 James Glasson (Foundation) 0 0 ½ 1 1
Round Total 1 1 2 9
Cumulative Total 1 2 9
Team Ranking 7th 9th 7th 7th= 5th=

 

Seaton Round 1 Round 2 Round 3 Round 4 Round 5 Total
1 Jon Underwood (Open) ½ 0 ½ 1 1 3
2 Ray Hunt (Intermediate) ½ 0 0 1 ½ 2
3 Hazel Welch (Foundation) 0 ½ ½ 0 ½
4 Gill Morgan (Foundation) 1 0 0 1 ½
Round Total 2 ½ 1 3 9
Cumulative Total 2 9
Team Ranking 4th= 7th= 9th 7th= 5th=

 

Totnes Round 1 Round 2 Round 3 Round 4 Round 5 Total
1 Martin Goldschmidt (Open) ½ 0 ½ 0 1 2
2 David Archer (Open) 0 1 ½ 0 0
3 Charles Howard (Major) 0 1 0 0 1 2
4 Clive Liggatt (Foundation) 0 ½ 0 1 1
Round Total ½ 1 1 3 8
Cumulative Total ½ 3 4 5 8
Team Ranking 8th= 6th 8th 9th 8th

 

Swindon Round 1 Round 2 Round 3 Round 4 Round 5 Total
1 Struan Robertson (Open) 0 0 1 0 0 1
2 George Georgiou (Major) ½ 1 0 ½ ½
3 Louis Wigley (Intermediate) 0 ½ 1 1 0
4 Gary Loyden (Intermediate) 0 ½ ½ ½ 0
Round Total ½ 2 2 ½
Cumulative Total ½ 5 7
Team Ranking 8th= 7th= 6th 5th= 9th

 

The Torbay Congress is Resuming in 2022

After a break in 2020 and 2021 due to Covid 19, the Torbay Chess Congress is planning to resume in 2022. The dates are Friday 18th to Sunday 20th November.

The venue is the TLH Toorak Hotel, Torquay.

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