Play in Club Events


ECF Clubs

You can play in upcoming club events by logging in to your provider account and going to the relevant club home page on chess.com and/ or lichess.org which can be found here:

Weekly Club Events

We are currently running 6 online club tournaments per week, with 3 on chess.com and 3 on lichess. ECF Clubs also take part in International Team Matches on chess.com and lichess. Events for the coming week are listed below with the tournament links. Please note that you will need to be logged in to chess.com to view the relevant chess.com events and to the relevant platform (chess.com or lichess) to register. You can register for chess.com events one hour before the start time, or you can register now for lichess events.



Event and linkDatePlatformFormatTime Control
Mega Team Battle A
5-00 pm on 9th Apr
lichess.org
120 minute Team Battle at 4|0 (200 teams, 20 leaders)πŸ”₯
Friday Evening Diamond Blitz *
8-00 pm on 9th Apr
chess.com
90 minute Arena at 10|0
πŸ”₯
2021 Saturday Masters Team Battle
4-00 pm on 10th Apr
lichess.org
90 minute Team Battle at 3|0πŸ”₯
Saturday Evening Rapid
8-00 pm on 10th Apr
lichess.org
120 minute Arena at 10 | 2πŸ‡
Sunday Evening Rapid
8-00 pm on 11th Apr
chess.com
5 Round Swiss at 10 | 2πŸ‡
Monday Afternoon Blitz  2-00 pm on 12th Aprlichess.org
7 round Swiss at 5| 2,πŸ”₯
🐻Russia Big Team Battle Blitz
7-00 pm on 14th Apr
lichess.org
60 minute Team Battle at 3|2 (100 teams, 15 leaders)πŸ”₯
Wednesday Evening Blitz

8-00 pm on 14th Aprlichess.org 9 Round Swiss at 3 | 2
πŸ”₯
🐻Russia Big Team Battle Bullet
8-15 pm on 14th Apr
lichess.org
60 minute Team Battle at 1|1 (100 teams, 15 leaders)πŸ”₯

Thursday Afternoon Blitz

2-00 pm on 15th Aprchess.com 7 round Swiss at 5|2 πŸ”₯

* The Friday Diamond Blitz currently includes prizes of a one month chess.com diamond membership upgrade for the winner of the tournament and also for the highest placed player with a chess.com starting rating under 1400.

All club tournaments are ECF online rated with ratings published in the monthly lists. ECF online ratings are completely separate from OTB grades which are not impacted.


National Events

You can find further details of the National Championship and events at the link below including the May 2020 English Online Blitz Championships, the Covid-19 Marathon the English Counties Online and the National Clubs Championships.

ECF National Events


Internationals

Our clubs take part in International Events against other National and Federation teams on chess.com and lichess. Lichess Nations Cup Events take place on Saturday afternoons/ evenings; chess.com Nations League events are normally on Sunday afternoon or evenings. Click on the link below for details of upcoming events and reports on recent fixtures.

Internationals