The Athenaeum at home beat the NLC in the Cup 5.5-1.5
The board 1 game is available in our database.
In board order with NLC White on odd, and Ath named first
Peter Lee 1 Nick Kirby 0
Stephen Lowe 1 Ben Widdicombe 0
Russell Campbell 1 Gordon Hamme 0
David Shankland 0.5 Wolfgang Schady 0.5
David Taylor 1 Mehul Trivedi 0
Guy Morton 1 Nadim Osserian 0
Brian Gilmore 0 Mark Taylor (the Lansdowne Club) 1
The Athenaeum at home won their Cup match against The Reform 5-0.
Peter Lee 1-0 Danny Rosenbaum
Stephen Lowe 1-0 Paul Hendrick
David Shankland 1-0 Ken Tweedie
David Taylor 1-0 David Saunders
Guy Morton 1-0 Anne Abel Smith
On 29th November the Athenaeum hold their annual Chess Dinner followed by a simultaneous display given by 1965 British Champion Peter Lee.
The evening starts at 6pm with drinks, with the meal starting around 6.30 pm to allow enough time for the chess afterwards.
Anyone who is interested in attending the evening, with or without a partner, should get in touch with Peter on PeterLee@pnlee.co.uk.
There may also be limited places for those who just wish to come to the simul.
The Oxford & Cambridge won at home to The Atheneaum 4-2.
Terry Chapman(W) – Peter Lee 0-1
Nigel White – Stephen Lowe 1-0
Ian Coleman – Russell Campbell 0-1
Peter Webster – David Shankland 1-0
Vivian Woodward – Kester George 1-0
David Jones – Brian Gilmore 1-0
A fascinating battle took place on Board One. See the game with notes by Peter Lee and Terry Chapman, by clicking T Chapman v P Lee
Recent friendly results:
27/09/16 Lansdowne v Chelsea Arts 0-4
28/09/16 Oxford & Cambridge v Roehampton 5-0
04/10/16 Athenaeum v RAC 2.5-2.5
06/10/16 Oxford & Cambridge v Chelsea Arts 2-4
Herewith is a terrific game by Peter Lee of The Athenaeum. A wonderful attack, especially given the 5 minute time control. Lee v Green
The Atheneaum won away to Roehampton 1-4
The Reform drew at home to the Oxford & Cambridge 1.5-1.5
Roehampton won away to the MCC 2-3