SUCCESSFUL AGM AND HIGHLIGHTS

 

There was an excellent turnout of over 21 members including 3 new players which offered a positive feeling and approach to the new season.

The minutes have been issued by email to those which we have, so please read them and I hope you all enjoyed getting together and seeing fellow members after such a long absence.

MAJOR HIGHLIGHTS

4 TEAMS AND A BACCHUS LEAGUE TEAM FOR THE BDCL LEAGUES

1 OR POSSIBLY 2 DORSET LEAGUE TEAMS FOR THE SEASON

17 PLAYERS WANTED TO PLAY LEAGUE CHESS PLUS AT LEAST 2-5 OTHER POSSIBLES COMING BACK FOR THE SEASON. 3 JUNIORS TO PLAY IN THE BACCHUS LEAGUE

AGREED MATCH BETWEEN BOURNEMOUTH AND POOLE IN AN INVITATIONAL MATCH ON THE 8TH SEPTEMBER AND RETURN ON THE 16TH SEPTEMBER.

OUR TEAM IS MIKE DUGGAN, MARTIN O NEILL, JOHN WEATHERLAKE, RICHIE SMITH, ADAM JAGGARD, SIMON FOX, TIM JOYCE, KRYZYSTOF ITRICH, AND JOE WOOD. (9 PLAYERS).

THE MATCH IS AT THE WINTON SOCIAL CLUB IN WIMBORNE ROAD STARTING AT 7.30PM.

AS THE GRADING DIFFERENTIALS ARE VERY HIGH WE WILL NEED TO MIX THE TEAMS SIGNIFICANTLY TO CREATE AN EVEN MATCH.

THE PURPOSE OF THE MATCH IS TO HAVE A FUN, COMPETITIVE, PRE SEASON EVENT TO SUBSTITUTE THE USUAL 2 TOWNS MATCH AS A SEASON KICK -OFF.

FEES – THANK YOU FOR THOSE THAT HAVE PAID CLUB FEES ALREADY AND CAN I ASK REMAINING MEMBERS TO ARRANGE THEIR PAYMENTS THIS WEEK PLEASE.

THERE WILL BE A CAPTAINS MEETING THIS THURSDAY 9TH SEPTEMBER AT 7.45PM TO AGREE THE TEAMS FOR THE SEASON.

CAPTAINS NOMINATED FOR THE SEASON ARE DAVID, CHIP, TARIK, JOE, ERIC, WITH JOHN AS A VICE CAPTAIN . IT IS IMPORTANT ALL ATTEND AS WE NEED TO GET ALL THE INFO TO THE BDCL BY SUNDAY 12/9.

DIARY DATE FOR THE XMAS PARTY HAS BEEN ARRANGED AT THE ELSTEAD HOTEL ON THE 16TH DECEMBER 2021. DETAILS FOR MENUS ETC/PAYMENTS WILL BE SENT OUT IN DUE COURSE.

THANK YOU ALL FOR ATTENDING AND LETS HOPE FOR A HAPPY AND ENJOYABLE SEASON WITH ONE OR TWO TROPHIES TO WIN.

Division 3 / 4 / 5 winners

All trophies won

 

Eric fulfilling his role as ‘Chairman’

Club members

Apologies for poor photography, had camera settings wrong. DOH!

Eric Sachs
September 6, 2021