Club Championship

Club Championship – Round 5 – Tue 2 April


The 2023/24 Queens Park Chess Club Championship is a six round classical tournament at the 60+5 time control. Please visit our Club Championship page for full details of the format and rules.

The tournament started in October 2023 and will conclude in April 2024. The standings and results are available on the Chess Scotland website.

Pairings & Results

A live draw for round five was made at the Bungo by Competitions Manager Jordan McNaught during the Club meeting of Tuesday 19 March.

The round five pairings are as follows. This table will be updated with the results as they come in.

1Jordan McNaught1664.5-.5Connor Thompson1607
2John McKenna16060-1Alistair Ahmed1688
3Craig Thomson15660-1Moray Lennox1470
4Thomas Fowley13980-1David Logue1603
5Rhys McCrosson16651-0Ash Angappan1286
6Hunter Mackay15610-1Jonny Livingstone1468
7Caitlin McCulloch1120.5- .5Tommy Lally1545
8Giuseppe Bosco13601-0Campbell Dougan1664
9Alex Lane13750-1Jack Gallagher0
10Andy Chisholm12841-0Harvey Dellanzo1384
11Moray Jones01-0Malcolm Theodoreson1335
12Derek Rankine1311.5-.5Greg Forrest1012
13Jack Spillane0.5-.5Philip Blaber1244
14Iain Shields11870-1Jonny Linney0
15Chris Dinwoodie11050-1† Joao Carrapico0
16Ryan McGill11010-1Andrew Speirs0
17Marc Sheridan14190-1†Ciaran Melvin0
18Douglas Veitch12531-0Andy McCulloch1109
19Wull Swales8790-1Paul Cumming1382
20Marianne Burns00-1Julien Papillon1217
21Scott McCartney11800-1Thomas McAleer926
22Ronnie Martin10210-1†Josh Cummings0
23Paul Chapman00-1David Hughes0
24Jack Crawford00-1†Tom Cox0
† Default win. All ratings given are live Chess Scotland classical
Chess Scotland have indicated that the Club Championship is the biggest in Scotland

Playing Your Game

By default, all games will take place in The Bungo on the designated date for round five: Tuesday 2 April (7pm).

IMPORTANT! If you cannot make this date, you must contact your opponent in advance to make an alternative arrangement.

Games must be played over-the-board, with a clock at the 60+5 time control, on or before 9 April at the The Bungo (including the Club nights of Tue 26 March and Tue 9 April), or in another public space.

You can contact your opponent by speaking to them at the Club, by posting in the Club Championship WhatsApp group, or by contacting a Committee Member to request their contact details (we have obtained GDPR consent from members to share details with their opponent for the purpose of rescheduling Club Championship ties if required).

If you do not show up for your game on Tue 2 April, and make no attempt to contact your opponent or notify a Committee Member beforehand, you will lose the game by default. Repeat offenders will be removed from the tournament.

Please use the Club Championship Whatsapp group, or email us at, or speak to Jordan or another Committee Member at a Club night, if you have any questions.