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Club Awards 2017-07-12T21:23:39+00:00

Awards given at the Club Annual General Meeting

Year Name
2017
2016
2015
2014  Catrin Daniels
2013  Catrin Daniels
2012  Tom Farley
2011
2010  Daniel Cook
2009  Reuben Morgan-Williams
2008  Daniel Cook
2007  Reuben Morgan-Williams
2006  James Prescott
2005  Rory Morgan-Williams
2004  Greg Bufton
2003  Ben Harris & Emyr James
2002  James Silk
2001  Jonathan Harris & Ben Harris
2000  Jason Robinson
1999  Carwyn Hammond
1998  Carwyn Hammond & Jason Robinson
1997  Caeri Hammond
1996  Stephen Carpenter
1995  Stephen Carpenter
1994  Daniel James
1993  Daniel James & Richard Wassall
1992  Matthew Davies & Richard Wassall
1991  Matthew Davies & Oliver Maddocks
1990  Simon Day
1989  Clare Nicholls
1988  Arron Norman & Gary Jones
Year Name
2017  Dylan Greenway
2016  Dylan Greenway
2015  Aled Jenkins
2014  Aled Jenkins
2013
2012
2011
2010  Angharad Jenkins
2009  Yean Ha
2008  Angharad Jenkins
2007  James Ridgeway & Daniel Dowling
2006  James Silk
2005  Carl Davies
2004  Carl Davies
2003  Carl Davies & James Silk
2002  Steve Smith
2001  Michael Beck
2000  Jonathan Thomas
1999  John Baker
Year Name
2017  Louis Ba Thein
2016  Steve Smith
2015  Hywel Griffiths
2014  Dennis Thomas
2013  Hywel Griffiths
2012  Angharad Jenkins
2011  Hywel Griffiths
2010  Steve Smith
2009  Matthew Davies
2008  Steve Smith
2007  Wayne Prescott
2006  John Dawes
2005  Hywel Griffiths
2004  John Davies & Eric Blackwell
2003  Martyn Griffiths
2002  David Merryweather
2001  Dennis Thomas
2000  Eric Blackwell
1999  Martyn Griffiths
1998  Eric Blackwell
1997  David Carpenter
1996  Richard Thomas
1995  Brian Tonks & David Carpenter
1994  Martyn Griffiths
1993  Gregory Griffiths
1992  Clare Nicholls
1991  Martyn Griffiths
1990  Glyn Sinnett
1989  Bob Moore
1988  Gerald Jenkins
Year Name
2017  Byron Jones
2016  Dylan Greenway
2015  Stephen Lloyd-Brown
2014  Alysson James
2013  Harri Davies
2012
2011  Catrin Daniels
2010  Swetha Prathap
2009
2008  Alex Dowling
2007  Dafydd James
2006  Daniel Dowling
2005  Grant Vigors
2004  George Cherian
Year Name
2017 Michael Beck
2016 Steve Smith
“Tactics flow from a superior position.”

 

Bobby Fisher
“Even the laziest king flees wildly in the face of a double check.”
Aron Nimzowitsch
“Chess is a fairy tale of 1,001 blunders.”

 

Savielly Tartakower
“The winner of the game is the player who makes the next-to-last mistake.”
Savielly Tartakower
“When you see a good move, look for a better one.”
Emanuel Lasker
“The pawns are the soul of chess.”

 

Francois Andre Danican Philidor
“The hardest game to win is a won game.”

 

Emanuel Lasker
“A sacrifice is best refuted by accepting it.”

 

Wilhelm Steinitz

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