“Ymosodiad Dewr; Amddyffyniad Sicr”

South Wales Winter Congress, Newport.

(games to follow)

The Newport Congress took place over 2 days 8th-9th Jan 2005 at the Riverside Centre in Newport. Overall numbers were down with 76 players in 3 sections. The results were as follows

Open 1st Suan Evans-Quek (Morriston) 5/5

2nd J Sherwin 4/5

3rd = RS Jones (Nidum), A Spice (Cardiff), IG White (Pontypool), E White (Downend & Fishponds)3Ѕ/5

Grading Prizes CS Purry(Southborne/Frome), P Spiller (Downend                           & Fishponds) 3/5

Major 1st P Khanna (Cardiff) 4Ѕ/5

2nd B Tonks (Morriston) 4/5

3rd = P Bridges (Nelson), J Grant (Manchester Uni)  3Ѕ/5

Grading Prizes M Parry (Cardiff), R Williams (Caerleon) 3Ѕ/5

Minor 1st C Davies (C Nedd) 4Ѕ/5

2nd = PA Brain, A Fisher (Bridgend) 4

Grading Prize A Bucknell (Monmouth) 3Ѕ/5