The Torbay Chess Congress
An annual congress held on the English Riviera
The Torbay Congress
Torbay Chess Congress
Torbay Chess Congress

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Entering the 2018 Congress online via this website closed at midnight on the night before the Congress started. If you would like to enter, please telephone the Congress Secretary on 07831 582513.

Online entry for the 2019 Congress will be available here in due course.

A Game from Round 2 of the 2014 Open
[Event "Torbay Open"] [Site "Torquay"] [Date "2014.11.15"] [Round "2"] [White "De Coverly, Roger"] [Black "Bartlett, Simon"] [Result "1-0"] [ECO "A00"] [PlyCount "111"] [EventDate "2014.11.??"] [EventType "swiss"] [EventRounds "5"] [EventCountry "ENG"] [SourceDate "2014.11.15"] 1. Nf3 d5 2. g3 g6 3. Bg2 Bg7 4. d4 Nf6 5. O-O O-O 6. c4 dxc4 7. Na3 Nc6 8. Nxc4 Be6 9. b3 Bd5 10. Bb2 a5 11. Rc1 e6 12. Ne3 Nb4 13. Nxd5 exd5 14. a3 Na6 15. Ne5 c6 16. e3 Nc7 17. b4 axb4 18. axb4 Nb5 19. Qb3 Qe7 20. Rfd1 Rfd8 21. Bf1 Ne4 22. f3 Ned6 23. Re1 f6 24. Nd3 Kh8 25. Nc5 f5 26. Na4 Ra6 27. Nc3 Rb6 28. Nxb5 Nxb5 29. Kf2 Nc7 30. Bc3 Nb5 31. Bd2 Ra8 32. Ra1 Rxa1 33. Rxa1 Bf6 34. Ra5 Nc7 35. Qc3 Ne6 36. b5 c5 37. Ra8+ Kg7 38. Qa5 Qc7 39. dxc5 Nxc5 40. Qa2 Qd7 41. Qc2 Ne6 42. Kg2 d4 43. e4 fxe4 44. Qxe4 Nc5 45. Qc2 Be7 46. Qc4 Qe6 47. Qxe6 Nxe6 48. Bc4 Kf6 49. Kf2 Nc7 50. Ra5 Bc5 51. Ke2 Rd6 52. Kd3 Rd7 53. h4 Ne8 54. Bg5+ Kg7 55. Ra8 Kf8 56. b6 1-0