Tayside & Fife Chess Association

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  • 27/05/16 The 67th TAFCA AGM and trophy presentations took place on the 24th May. Minutes will published on this website in due course.
    Trophy Winners:
    – Division One Champions: Dundee A
    – Division Two Champions: Dundee C
    – Knockout Cup Champions: St.Andrews Uni
    – TAFCA Allegro Champion: Andrew Ward (St.Andrews)
    – J.R.Chalmers Grand Prix Memorial: David Findlay (Dundee)
    – TAFCA Most Improved Junior: Euan Dawson (Castlehill)
    Details and photos here.
  • 23/05/16 (updated): The AGM will be held on Tuesday 24th May 2016 at 7.30 pm in St Peters Free Church Hall, Dundee.
    Minutes of the 66th TAFCA AGM – May 2015 (.docx)
    Agenda (.odt)

    Proposals Received. (.docx)
  • 2016:
    Division 1 Champions: Dundee A
    Division 2 Champions: Dundee C
    Knockout: University of St Andrews
  • 22/02/16: This year’s Knock-out final will be between Dundee A and the University of St Andrews. Dundee is the home team.
    In the semi-finals Dundee A defeated their city rivals Castlehill A 4.5 – 3.5 and the University of St Andrews won their match against Perth B 6-2.
  • 02/02/16: J.R.Chalmers Grand Prix – Dan Thompson (Castlehill) leads (9½ pts) by half point from D.Findlay (Dun) & D.Shafi (Castle) (9).


For season 2015-2016 fourteen teams, from five clubs, have entered the League competition.

Once again Castlehill have entered the most teams, five. Both Dundee and Perth have entered three.

Kirkcaldy have entered two and the University of St Andrews has one team. Nine teams will be competing in Division One. Division Two will have five teams competing in a double round robin event.

Ten teams have entered the Knock-out competition: four teams from Castlehill, two from both Dundee and Perth with Kirkcaldy and the University of St Andrews entering one each.