League Results 2012/13
It was a great season for the Edinburgh Teams, with the 1st Team comfortably winning the Premier Division and the 4th Team winning Division 3. The 2nd Team survived in the highly competitive Premier, and the 3rd Team missed out on the playoff spot in Division 1 by the narrowest of margins. The Tiger Cubs performed well in Division 3.
Full details are available at the Chess Edinburgh website www.chessedinburgh.co.uk.
2013 Richardson Cup Winners!
We managed to win the Richardson Cup for the first time since 1987, and the 24th time in total. We played Cathcart in the Preliminary Round, winning 5.5-2.5. We beat Oban in the Quarter Final 6-2, then Wandering Dragons 5-3 in the semi final. The final against Edinburgh West was held at the club, and we triumphed 5.5-2.5.
2012/13 SNCL Winners!
Edinburgh 1 surpassed expectations by winning the SNCL Division 1 following last season's promotion. We had 3-2 victories over fellow title contenders Dundee, Hamilton and Edinburgh University, comfortably defeated Giffnock, Forth Valley and Cumbernauld, and drew with Edinburgh West.