2014 MAJOR TOURNAMENTS
The 2014 Major Tournaments were started in May 2014.
Members who wish to pay membership or tournament entry fees by bank transfer please note our bank details: Westpac BSB 732-000 Account Name: Correspondence Chess League of Australia Bank Account number 072921
Please indicate your name and reason for payment (e.g. tournament name).
We have won the friendly match against Scotland 23-17. Australia has current Friendly Matches against USA (55 Boards), Germany (50 Boards), France (24 Boards), England (33 Boards), Brazil (51 Boards), Netherlands (55 Boards), Italy (60 Boards), Argentina (20 Boards), Poland (39 Boards), Venezuela (19 boards), Peru (25 Boards), Belgium (14 Boards), Latvia (21 Boards), Canada (33 Boards), Romania (35 Boards), Cuba (20 Boards), Finland (20 Boards), Czech Republic (40 Boards), Norway (20 Boards), Slovenia (22 Boards) and Sweden (41 Boards including some postal). Further Matches are planned against Iceland, Spain, Denmark, Switzerland. Click on the 'Friendly Matches' link for games and results. A second team, the Kangaroos, is playing against teams from the British Correspondence Chess Association, Scheming Mind and Germany B.
The ICCF has awarded the hosting rights to the 2014 ICCF Congress to Australia. This important event coincides with the 85th anniversary of the Correspondence Chess League of Australia.
The venue will be the ParkRoyal Hotel in Parramatta, 11-18 October 2014.
Here is a copy of the official announcement