An Exhilarating National Team (four players) Rapidplay Competition!


This competition is a one-day rapid play event, with 20 minutes for each player to make their moves per game. The entry price is just £10 for adults and £8 for students and under-eighteens.


The qualifiers in various UK regional cities will determine who goes through to the 2020 Grand Final, where the best '20/20' Chess Team will be awared their title; with cash prizes medals, books, gift vouchers and trophies up for grabs along the way. You can enter as many qualifiers as you like to maximise your chance of going through!


Saturday 27th October: Birmingham (N.B round one starts 12.30)

Saturday 1st December: London

Saturday 26th January: Edinburgh

Saturday 26th January: Leeds


GRAND FINAL: Saturday 2nd February Birmingham


We've had over 500 players take part from a dozen clubs, schools and over fifty different universities from right across the UK as well as being featured in the Yorkshire Post, British Chess Magazine and CHESS and supported by the Mayor of York and Right Honourable Lord Lyndon Harrison



The Grand Final this year was won by Surbiton Chess Club at Birmingham University on the 4th February 2018, if you'd like to enter for the 2018-19 season or ask any questions please fill out the contact form below:



Peter Hornsby 07528665226


Founder and Tournament Director of 20/20 Chess


Alexander Taylor: Head ECF Qualified Arbiter


Kindly sponsored by Chess Openings Wizard, Chesslessons.com and the Internet Chess Club!