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Sussex Chess Club Manifesto

• To provide a fun environment for chess players at Sussex, regardless of skill level.
• To encourage membership with fun events such as socials and crossover events with other societies.
• To participate in chess tournaments with other clubs and universities.

We play Monday evenings in Meeting Room 2 and Thursday evenings in Meeting Room 4, starting at 6pm. 

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President: Abigail Prendergast

Vice Presidents: Theodore Lee and Frank Sabin

Treasurer: Will Webster

2016-2017 mid Sussex league fixtures:

Sussex Team 1 - 
October 24th (Monday) - Worthing 3 (AWAY)
November 14th (Monday) - Uckfield 2 (HOME)
November 29th (Tuesday) - Horsham 4 (AWAY)
February 6th (Monday) - Lewes 2 (HOME)
February 21st (Tuesday) - Hastings & St Leonards 4 (AWAY)
March 13th (Monday) - East Grinstead 1 (HOME)
March 16th (Thursday) - Brighton & Hove 3 (AWAY)
March 27th (Monday) - Horsham 5 (HOME)

Sussex Team 2 - 
October 17th (Monday) - Woodpushers 3 (HOME)
November 2nd (Wednesday) [Rescheduled] - Woodpushers 2 (AWAY)
November 10th (Thursday) - Haywards Heath 2 (AWAY)
November 21st (Monday) - East Grinstead 2 (HOME)
December 7th (Wednesday) [Cancelled] - Uckfield 3 (AWAY)
February 13th (Monday) - Eastbourne 3 (HOME)
February 27th (Monday) - Worthing 4 (AWAY)
March 6th (Monday) - Brighton & Hove 4 (HOME)

2016-2017 other dates

February - British University Chess Championship


Chessoc have been awarded the bronze social, development and inclusivity leaf award by the Students' Union in recognition of the fun, inclusive and engaging social activities we put on over the year for both members and non-members (2017).

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Email: activities@sussexstudent.com
Office: Activities Centre, 1st floor, Falmer House

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Email: charlie.t@sussexstudent.com
Phone: 01273 678625
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Activities Administrator (Societies) - Mike Wilkins

Email: mike.w@sussexstudent.com
Phone: 01273 873415
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