26th and 27th October

We will open for entries shortly after the publication of ECF summer grades. This is expected to be in late July.

About the Bury St Edmunds Chess Congress

An English Chess Federation Grand Prix event and an East Anglian Grand Prix event.

Five Round Swiss

A five round Swiss Tournament in four sections: Open, Major (u170), Intermediate (u140) and Minor (u110) sections.

The rate of play will be: All moves in 90 minutes plus a 15 second increment per move from move one.

Car Parking

Drivers are recommended to use the St Andrews long stay car park, between Parkway and St Andrews Street North, IP33 1TZ.

The RingGo (cashless parking) location code is 4486.

How to Enter

We would like you to enter online, using the links elsewhere on the page, but if you need to enter by post, click on the pen icon above.

Alternatively, provide your main details online then send a cheque or make a bank transfer (get in touch for our bank details).

Great Chess, Wonderful Venue, Beautiful Town

In addition to enjoying the chess, we want you to have a good time away from the board too.