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|Starts mid-October !|
2021 Server Team Championship (Played in Odd-Numbered Years) - Teams consist of six players.
Team and individual applications accepted. If you apply as an individual we will assign you to a team based on your rating and a team's needs.
Contact the CCLA Tournament Office if you are interested in serving as a
team captain or playing on a team. The number of divisions, teams
per division and games played per opponent depend on the number of entries. Teams are assigned to divisions based
on the average team rating. Each player plays one or two games against opponents on his board (Board 1 plays all
other Board 1 players, etc.) Team Captains: rosters due October 1st.
|2019 CCLA Server Team Championship|
|Div I. Winner: PA Keystones "A" Team|
|Div II. Winner: Castles West "B" Team|
|2019 Server Team Final Standings.|
|Coming in November !|
Fall Server Series - there are four seasonal tournaments, Fall, Winter, Spring and Summer Server
Series. One round. No prizes. Entrants grouped by rating. Players paired as either a
7-player single round robin, or as a 4-, 5- or 6-player double-round robin. Total number of games played is six to ten, depending on number of entrants and
pairing option. Multiple entries permitted.
|Entry deadline - (Fall): Nov 15, 2021|
We have players waiting for sections to fill! See Advanced Chess events for tournament descriptions, both postal and server events. Caution: members with current Traditional games must complete them before switching to the Advanced Chess group!
|Postal Team Championship XXI|
|2019 - 2021|
|Div I. Pawns That Move Backward|
|Div II. Norsemen|
|Congratulations team champions!|
|All CCLA memberships are now due in January of the renewal year. Renewing members in 2021 only (and new members joining later in the year) pay a pro-rated amount to convert to January renewal. The mailing label on printed Chess Correspondent magazines always shows your renewal date. Members who receive their magazine by email - the ezine format - please check with the business office for current status.|
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