Quite a few of us have been playing on popular internet chess website lichess.org. More recently, we’ve been running an online tournament for club members every Sunday evening from 6:30pm.
If you’d like to join us, here’s what you’ll need to do:
1. If you don’t already have one, sign up for a free account on Lichess:
2. Join the Woodseats Lichess team:
3. Join the tournament mailing list by sending an email to:
We have a list of member usernames near the bottom of the following page:
Please let us know if you’d like to be inlcuded in that list.
Once you’ve completed the above steps; you’ll get an email notification on Sundays around 6:15pm, containing a link to the tournament. There’s a 15 minute window to join, the tournament will begin at 6:30pm.
When the tournament starts, you’ll be automatically matched against other Woodseats players. It’s 5 minute Blitz; and the tournament duration is 45 minutes (6:30pm – 7:15pm). Have fun!