Fantastic effort every year by every team, here are our team victories over the years.

Year Achievements
2018 WWCL U1800 Cup Winners
2017 WWCL U1800 Cup Winners
2015 WWCL U1400 Cup Winners
2010 WWCL U1400 Cup Winners
2006 WWCL U1400 Cup Winners
2005 WCU U1500 Cup Winners
2004 WCU U1800 Plate
2003 WWCL Minor Cup
2002 Minor League, WWCL Minor Cup
2000 Minor League
1999 Division 3, Minor League Division 2, WCU U1500 Cup, WWCL Minor (U1400) Cup
1996 Minor League
1992 Division 1 and Minor League
1991 Division 2 BCCL
1988 Division 2
1985 West Wales K.O. and Division 2 BCCL
1983 Division 1
1982 Division 2
1981 Division 3 and Division 5
1980 Division 4
“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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