Leicestershire & Rutland Chess Association is the body recognised by the English Chess Federation as being responsible for chess in the city of Leicester and the counties of Leicestershire and Rutland.  The Association is affiliated to the Midland Counties Chess Union.

Latest News

County Championships – County Championship update – 08 Aug 2022

The Championship is progressing well although as players have not all played the same number of games, the tournament position is not yet clear. See the attached spreadsheet for the latest results and scores Full article

Annual General Meeting – Minutes of the LRCA 2022 AGM – 20 Jul 2022

Minutes of the LRCA 2022 AGM Full article

County Championships – COUNTY CHAMPIONSHIP is now an all play all event – 08 Jul 2022

Due to a player withdrawal, the County Championship has been changed from a SWISS tournament to an all play all. Full article

Annual General Meeting – Additional accounts – 13 Jun 2022

Additional Accounts Full article

Annual General Meeting – Additional Accounts – 13 Jun 2022

Additional Accounts Full article

Annual General Meeting – Treasurer's Report & Accounts 2019/20, 2020/21 &2021/22 – 13 Jun 2022

Treasurer's Report & Accounts 2019/23 Full article

Annual General Meeting – Rating Officer and Webmaster Report – 08 Jun 2022

The report from the Rating Officer (fka Grading Officer) and Webmaster is now available. Full article

Annual General Meeting – 2022 AGM agenda and MCCU delegates report – 06 Jun 2022

2022 Agenda and MCCU delegates report Full article

New Venue - Melton & Rutland Chess Club – 20 May 2022

We are now occupying a ground floor room at The Royal British Legion Club, Keswick House, 12-14 Thorpe End, Melton LE13 1RB. Free on street parking nearby in the evenings. Press buzzer for access to the venue.

County Championships – County Championships 2022 - Results and Pairings Site – 05 May 2022

Please use the following links to get to the Results and Pairings Site for each section. Once on the site you can flip between sections by using the dropdown on the top left navigation.

Open

Challengers

Major

Minor