The Torbay Chess Congress
An annual congress held on the English Riviera
The Torbay Congress
Torbay Chess Congress
Torbay Chess Congress

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Entering the 2018 Congress online via this website closed at midnight on the night before the Congress started. If you would like to enter, please telephone the Congress Secretary on 07831 582513.

Online entry for the 2019 Congress will be available here in due course.

A Game from Round 3 of the 2012 Open
[Event "Torbay Open"] [Site "Torquay"] [Date "2012.11.10"] [Round "3"] [White "Wheeler, John Francis"] [Black "Menadue, Jeremy FS"] [Result "0-1"] [ECO "D16"] [PlyCount "144"] [EventDate "2012.11.??"] [EventType "swiss"] [EventRounds "5"] [EventCountry "ENG"] [SourceDate "2012.11.11"] 1. d4 d5 2. c4 c6 3. Nf3 Nf6 4. Nc3 dxc4 5. a4 a5 6. e3 Bg4 7. Bxc4 e6 8. O-O Bb4 9. h3 Bh5 10. Be2 Nbd7 11. Qc2 O-O 12. Rd1 Qc7 13. e4 e5 14. Bg5 Bxf3 15. Bxf3 exd4 16. Rxd4 Qe5 17. Bxf6 Nxf6 18. Rad1 h6 19. Qe2 Be7 20. R1d2 Rfd8 21. Rxd8+ Rxd8 22. Rxd8+ Bxd8 23. g3 Bb6 24. Kg2 Kf8 25. Qd3 Ke7 26. Kf1 h5 27. h4 g6 28. Nd1 Nd7 29. Qd2 Qd4 30. Qc2 Nc5 31. Nc3 Qd3+ 32. Qe2 Qxe2+ 33. Kxe2 Ne6 34. Bg2 Bd4 35. Nd1 Nc5 36. b3 Nxb3 37. Kd3 Bb6 38. Kc4 Nc5 39. Ne3 Nd7 40. Nd1 Ne5+ 41. Kc3 Bc5 42. f4 Bb4+ 43. Kd4 Nd7 44. Bf3 Be1 45. g4 hxg4 46. Bxg4 Bxh4 47. Nb2 Bf2+ 48. Kc4 Be3 49. Nd3 Nb6+ 50. Kb3 f6 51. f5 gxf5 52. Bxf5 Kd6 53. Nb2 Kc5 54. Bg6 Kd4 55. Bf5 Bc1 56. Nd1 c5 57. Nc3 c4+ 58. Kc2 Bf4 59. Ne2+ Ke5 60. Nc3 Be3 61. Bg6 Bd4 62. Bf5 Kd6 63. Nb5+ Kc5 64. Nc7 Kb4 65. Ne6 Be5 66. Nd8 Nxa4 67. Nxb7 Bc7 68. Bd7 Nb6 69. Be8 a4 70. Kb2 Nc8 71. Bd7 Nb6 72. Be8 c3+ 0-1