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Player info - Louise Head
School:The Abbey School
Age:over 17
Grade(s):1551 (Berkshire Junior grade)   (see more about grading)
Summary:
2015-16: 6 tournaments
Berks grade: start: 1558, end: 1551, max: 1551
Ranking(s): Under 18: 1, Girls: 1
2014-15: 1 tournament, 1 county team match
Berks grade: start: 1553, end: 1558, max: 1558
2013-14: 7 tournaments, 1 school team match, 2 county team matches
Berks grade: start: 1530, end: 1553, max: 1553
Ranking(s): Under 18: 5, Girls: 1
2012-13: 12 tournaments, 2 county team matches
Berks grade: start: 1452, end: 1530, max: 1530
Ranking(s): Under 18: 4, Girls: 1
2011-12: 14 tournaments, 3 county team matches
Berks grade: start: 1476, end: 1452, max: 1481
Ranking(s): Under 18: 8, Girls: 1
2010-11: 12 tournaments, 12 county team matches
Berks grade: start: 1340, end: 1476, max: 1476
Ranking(s): Under 18: 10, Girls: 1
2009-10: 18 tournaments, 4 county team matches
Berks grade: start: 1297, end: 1340, max: 1340
Ranking(s): Under 18: 18, Girls: 3
2008-09: 17 tournaments, 3 school team matches, 7 county team matches
Berks grade: start: 861, end: 1297, max: 1297
Ranking(s): Under 11: 4, Under 18: 20, Girls: 4, Improvers: +436
2007-08: 19 tournaments, 6 county team matches
Berks grade: start: 627, end: 851, max: 852
Ranking(s): Under 11: 17, Girls: 4, Improvers: +224
2006-07: 12 tournaments, 8 county team matches
Berks grade: start: 592, end: 627, max: 733
Ranking(s): Under 9: 10, Girls: 8
2005-06: 12 tournaments, 5 county team matches
Berks grade: start: 406, end: 592, max: 613
Ranking(s): Under 9: 15, Girls: 8, Improvers: +186


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All results
Date Event
    2015-16 season ... Position Board Score Grade
20-Aug-16 UK Chess Challenge Terafinal (TeraFinal)7=/ 912/ 18 Top Girl
22-Jul-16 Czech Open (B Open)20=/ 16/ 9 Top Woman prize (shared)
16-Jul-16 UK Chess Challenge Southern Gigafinal
 (Under 18 Girls)
1st/ 304/ 6 Ultima
03-Jul-16 Pairs tournament1st=/ 16/ 4
02-May-16 UK Chess Challenge Berkshire MegaFinal
 (U14-18 Boys and Girls)
2nd/ 109/ 6
06-Feb-16 UK Chess Challenge Qualifier at St Michael's, Sandhurst 2nd/ 1719/ 211551(-7)Qualified for MegaFinal


    2014-15 season ... Position Board Score Grade
29-Aug-15 51st Berks and Bucks Chess Congress
 (Championship)
9=/ 6
28-Sep-14 NYCA Under 1842/ 3 1558(+5)


    2013-14 season ... Position Board Score Grade
26-Aug-14 European Amateur Championships9=/ 1/ 9 Silver medal for women
23-Aug-14 50th Berks and Bucks Chess Congress
 (Championship)
12/ 52/ 4
16-Aug-14 UK Chess Challenge Terafinal (Championship)10=/ 712/ 18
12-Jul-14 UK Chess Challenge Southern Gigafinal
 (Under 16 Girls)
1st/ 465/ 6 Ultima
25-May-14 UK Chess Challenge Hampshire Megafinal
 (Under 15-18)
1st6/ 6 Qualified for GigaFinal
03-May-14 UK Chess Challenge 'Last Chance Saloon' Qualifier
 (Section A)
1st/ 920/ 211553(+13)Qualified for Megafinal
12-Apr-14 National Girls’ School Chess Championships Final14/ 5
09-Mar-14 SCCU U/18 (major) Jamboree31/ 3 1540(+5)
17-Dec-13 World Youth Championships (Under 16 Girls)52=/ 2/ 11
09-Nov-13 NYCA Under 161/ 3 1535(+5)


    2012-13 season ... Position Board Score Grade
24-Aug-13 49th Berks and Bucks Chess Congress
 (Championship)
10=/ 5/ 6
17-Aug-13 UK Chess Challenge Terafinal (TeraFinal)22=/ 79/ 18
28-Jul-13 100th British Chess Championships
 (Under 16 Championship)
7=/ 154/ 7
28-Jul-13 100th British Chess Championships
 (Rapidplay Week 1)
51=/ 152/ 6
06-Jul-13 UK Chess Challenge Southern Gigafinal
 (Under 15 Girls)
1st4/ 6 Ultima
30-Jun-13 ECF U18 Championships42/ 2 1530(+5)
06-May-13 UK Chess Challenge Berkshire MegaFinal
 (Under 15-18 Boys and Girls)
1st/ 13/ 61525(+35)Under 15 Suprema
06-Apr-13 Junior Squad Championships (Under 16)4=/ 53/ 5
23-Mar-13 UK Chess Challenge Qualifier at St Michael's, Sandhurst 1st/ 2721/ 211490(+33)Qualified for MegaFinal
03-Mar-13 Girls U18 friendly v. Wiltshire12/ 2 1457(+5)
16-Feb-13 West of England Junior Congress (Major (U18))/ 5
26-Jan-13 Yateley Manor Congress (Under 16 Closed)2nd/ 164/ 5
07-Nov-12 World Youth Championships (U16 girls)71/ 55/ 11
12-Oct-12 e2e4 High Wycombe Congress (Open)26=/ 5/ 5


    2011-12 season ... Position Board Score Grade
22-Jul-12 British Chess Championships 2012
 (Afternoon Week 1)
6=/ 163/ 5
22-Jul-12 British Chess Championships 2012 (Under 16)13=/ 163/ 7 British U15 Girls Champion
14-Jul-12 UK Chess Challenge Southern Gigafinal
 (Under 14 Girls)
2nd/ 494/ 6 Qualified for TeraFinal Challengers
30-Jun-12 ECF U18 Championships8/ 2 1452(+5)
26-May-12 Lightning Tournament 1st=/ 7
07-May-12 UK Chess Challenge Berkshire MegaFinal
 (Under 13-14 Boys and Girls)
2nd=/ 154/ 61447(-8)U14 Suprema
01-Apr-12 Bourne End One Day Congress (Section B)5=/ 23/ 5
11-Mar-12 SCCU U/14 Team Championships11/ 3
18-Feb-12 West of England Junior Congress (Major)12=/ 182/ 5
04-Feb-12 Wellington College Rapidplay (Under 170)4/ 1/ 6
28-Jan-12 Yateley Manor Congress (Under 16 Closed)6=/ 17/ 5
28-Dec-11 London Junior Championships: Under 8, 12, 16, 18 & 21
 (Under 16)
18=/ 11/ 6
12-Nov-11 Berkshire Junior Congress (Under 18) 3rd=/ 83/ 51455(-26)U14 trophy winner
06-Nov-11 NYCA Under 1631/ 3 1481(+5)
26-Oct-11 e2e4 London Gatwick Premier (Major)18=/ 3/ 9
23-Oct-11 15th Birmingham Rapid-Play (Intermediate (U150))1st/ 15/ 6
11-Sep-11 European Youth Chess Championship
 (Under 14 Girls)
47=4/ 9


    2010-11 season ... Position Board Score Grade
10-Aug-11 e2e4 Sunningdale International (Major K)2nd/ 37/ 9
24-Jul-11 British Chess Championships 2011 (Under 14)12=3/ 7 Joint English Girls U14 Champion
02-Jul-11 National Girls' Chess Championship Final
 (Under14-18)
3rd=/ 34/ 6
26-Jun-11 ECF U13 Championships (Open)22/ 4 1476(+10)
17-Jun-11 e2e4 Gatwick Congress (Major)3rd=/ 34/ 5
27-May-11 e2e4 Sunningdale Congress (Major)39=/ 83/ 7
07-May-11 National Girls’ Championship - Eastern Qualifier2nd=/ 1/ 6 Best U14 prize; qualified for final
02-May-11 UK Chess Challenge Berkshire MegaFinal
 (Under 13 Boys and Girl)
2nd=/ 11/ 61466(+10)Under 13 Suprema
03-Apr-11 SCCU U/14 Team Championships32/ 2 1456(+10)
26-Mar-11 Chiltern League U125 Division Final71
13-Mar-11 Chiltern League U125 Match21
26-Feb-11 West of England Junior Congress (Under 14)/ 5 U115 grading prize
29-Jan-11 Yateley Manor Congress (Under 14 Closed)12=/ 13/ 5
22-Jan-11 West of England Under 14 Team Event32/ 3 1446(+10)
16-Jan-11 SCCU U14/U130 v. Hampshire2/ 2 1436(+10)
04-Dec-10 SCCU U14/U130 v. Surrey11/ 2 1426(+10)
20-Nov-10 10th Claires Court Chess Festival (Under 18) 1st=/ 35/ 61416(+28)
13-Nov-10 NYCA Under 1654/ 4 1388(+10)
07-Nov-10 Berkshire Junior Championship (Under 14) 3rd=/ 12/ 51378(+18)
30-Oct-10 SCCU U14/U130 v. Herts22/ 2 1360(+10)
24-Oct-10 Chiltern League U125 Match31
23-Oct-10 Buckinghamshire Junior Congress
 (U14/U18 Section)
4/ 2/ 6
25-Sep-10 NYCA Under 1422/ 4 1350(+10)
19-Sep-10 Chiltern League U125 Match41


    2009-10 season ... Position Board Score Grade
28-Aug-10 46th Berks and Bucks Chess Congress (Reserves C)6=/ 103/ 6
21-Aug-10 UK Chess Challenge Terafinal (Challengers A)28=9/ 18
25-Jul-10 British Chess Championships 2010 (Under 13)24=/ 19/ 7
03-Jul-10 UK Chess Challenge Southern Gigafinal
 (Under 12/13 Girls)
5=4/ 6 Qualified for TeraFinal Challengers (1st= U12 Girl)
03-May-10 UK Chess Challenge Berkshire MegaFinal
 (Under 10-12 Girls)
1/ 186/ 61340(+48)U12 Suprema
14-Apr-10 Maidenhead Junior Congress (Under 18 / Under 13) 9=/ 173/ 61292(+20)
02-Apr-10 Surrey Chess Congress (U12 Junior Rapidplay)1st=/ 54/ 5
27-Mar-10 Chiltern League U125 Match41/ 1
13-Mar-10 SAE - Charter's 1st/ 115/ 61272(-7)
20-Feb-10 UK Chess Challenge Qualifying Event at Ridgeway 2013/ 211279(-55)Qualified for Megafinal
13-Feb-10 West of England Junior Congress
 (Under 12 Championship)
/ 6
07-Feb-10 Chiltern League U125 Match9/ 1
24-Jan-10 English Chess Challenge Qualification Event4=/ 15/ 7 Qualified for next round
23-Jan-10 Wales and West of England U14 Team Event7/ 3 1334(+10)
10-Jan-10 87th Richmond Rapidplay (Intermediate)16=/ 42/ 6
28-Dec-09 London Junior Championships: Under 8, 12, 16, 18 & 21
 (Under 12 Major)
53=/ 11/ 9
12-Dec-09 England Junior Rapidplay (Uner 12)4=/ 13/ 6
21-Nov-09 9th Claires Court Chess Festival (Under 12) 9=/ 203/ 61324(+5)
15-Nov-09 Berkshire Junior Congress (Under 12) 54/ 61319(+63)Qualified for Minor
07-Nov-09 NYCA Under 124/ 4 1256(+5)
17-Oct-09 SAE - Dolphin School 4=4/ 61251(-46)
04-Oct-09 Hampshire Junior Congress (Under 12)1st=/ 3/ 6 Qualified for London U12 major


    2008-09 season ... Position Board Score Grade
22-Aug-09 UK Chess Challenge Terafinal (Challengers A)44=6/ 18
04-Jul-09 UK Chess Challenge Southern Gigafinal
 (Under 11 Girls)
1st=5/ 6 Qualified for TeraFinal Challengers
13-Jun-09 Pairs Tournament3rd=/ 12/ 6
16-May-09 All England Girls Championships (Southern Region)
 (Under 11)
3rd/ 1/ 5 Qualified for final
09-May-09 Under 11 EPSCA Final4/ 3 1297(+10)
04-May-09 UK Chess Challenge Berkshire MegaFinal
 (Under 10-12 Girls)
1st/ 206/ 61287(+49)Under 11 Suprema
02-May-09 Maidenhead Junior Club Tournament 1st6/ 61238(+26)
15-Apr-09 Maidenhead Junior Congress (Under 11) 9=/ 20/ 91212(+19)
28-Mar-09 Under 11 EPSCA Girls1/ 3 1193(+10)
21-Mar-09 Under 11 EPSCA Zone42/ 3 1183(+10)
16-Mar-09 Abbey Junior v. St. Edward's 111173(+5)
16-Mar-09 Abbey Junior v. Radstock 111176(+8)
16-Mar-09 Abbey Junior v. Earley St. Peter's 11170(+2)
14-Mar-09 SAE - Nine Mile Ride 2nd=/ 124/ 61168(-25)
21-Feb-09 West of England Junior Congress
 (Under 12 Challengers)
1st/ 215/ 6 Best Girl Prize
15-Feb-09 Under 11 Team event: Berks, Bucks, Oxford, Sussex42/ 3 1193(+10)
14-Feb-09 UK Chess Challenge Qualifier at Ridgeway 11=15/ 211183(-40)Qualified for MegaFinal
31-Jan-09 SAE - Reading School 1st=/ 215/ 61223(+30)
25-Jan-09 Under 11 Team match v. Wiltshire23/ 3 1193(+10)
18-Jan-09 Under 11 Girls Team event: Berks, Oxon, Sussex, Barnet13/ 3 1183(+10)
06-Dec-08 SAE - St. Mary's, Ascot 1st/ 236/ 61173(+43)
16-Nov-08 Berkshire Junior Congress (Under 12) 8=/ 163/ 61130(+49)
08-Nov-08 SAE - Dolphin School 1/ 256/ 61081(+59)
01-Nov-08 NYCA Under 1281/ 4 1022(+10)
12-Oct-08 Under 11 Trial 1st=/ 215/ 61012(+97)
04-Oct-08 SAE - Abbey Junior 1st/ 166/ 6915(+54)
07-Sep-08 79th Richmond Rapidplay (Minor)33=/ 82/ 6


    2007-08 season ... Position Board Score Grade
16-Aug-08 UK Chess Challenge Terafinal (Challengers B)45=6/ 18
19-Jul-08 Maidenhead Junior Club Tournament 2nd/ 7/ 5851(-1)
12-Jul-08 UK Chess Challenge Southern Gigafinal
 (Under 10 Girls)
/ 6 Qualified
28-Jun-08 All England Girls Championships (Gold Finals)
 (Under 10)
3rd=/ 23/ 5
22-Jun-08 'Chess Kings' Tournament (Kings Section)3/ 5
18-May-08 77th Richmond Rapidplay (Minor (ECF U80))29=/ 22/ 6
10-May-08 Under 11 EPSCA Final8/ 3852(+10)
05-May-08 UK Chess Challenge Berkshire Megafinal
 (Under 10-13 Girls)
3rd=/ 224/ 6842(+15)
19-Apr-08 All England Girls Championship (Western Region)
 (Under 10)
2nd=/ 24/ 5 Qualifies for All England Gold Finals
15-Mar-08 Under 11 EPSCA Zone91/ 3 827(+10)
08-Mar-08 'Chess Kings' Tournament (Rooks)1st/ 44/ 5 Best Girl prize
01-Mar-08 Under 11 EPSCA Girls32/ 3 817(+10)
23-Feb-08 Wiltshire and West of England Junior Congress
 (Under 10)
4/ 7 Joint Best Girl
16-Feb-08 UK Chess Challenge Qualifying Event 10/ 3315/ 21807(+7)Qualified
10-Feb-08 Under 11 Team event: Berks, Bucks, Sussex, Surrey122/ 3 800(+10)
20-Jan-08 Under 11 Team match v. Wiltshire123/ 3 790(+10)
19-Jan-08 Under 11 Girls Team event: Berks, Oxon, Sussex, Barnet3/ 3 780(+10)
15-Dec-07 Maidenhead Junior Club Tournament 2=/ 73/ 4770(+28)
01-Dec-07 SAE - St. Mary's Ascot 4=/ 285/ 7742(+47)
24-Nov-07 'Chess Kings' Tournament (Rooks)1st/ 6/ 5 Best Girl trophy
17-Nov-07 SAE - Dolphin School 4=/ 234/ 6695(+66)
03-Nov-07 SAE - Reading School 11=/ 273/ 6629(+22)
20-Oct-07 SAE - Caversham Primary (Open Section) 16/ 161/ 6607(-64)
13-Oct-07 Under 11 Girls Tournament 2nd=/ 143/ 4671(+22)
30-Sep-07 Under 11 Trial 8=/ 153/ 6649(+22)


    2006-07 season ... Position Board Score Grade
23-Jun-07 'Chess Kings' Tournament (Top Section)5=/ 63/ 5 Best Girl Prize
03-Jun-07 AMCA Grand Prix Tournament (Under 9)1st/ 1/ 5
12-May-07 Under 11 EPSCA Final201/ 3
07-May-07 UK Chess Challenge Berks Megafinal
 (Under 7-9 Girls)
7=/ 123/ 6627(-63)
28-Apr-07 Under 9 EPSCA Final51/ 3
24-Mar-07 Under 11 EPSCA Girls42/ 3
17-Mar-07 Under 11 EPSCA Zone232/ 3
10-Mar-07 Under 9 EPSCA Zone52/ 3
24-Feb-07 Wiltshire and West of England Junior Congress
 (Under 9)
4th=/ 14/ 7 Best Girl
10-Feb-07 UK Chess Challenge Qualifying Event at Ridgeway School 20=/ 2411/ 21690(+5)Qualified for MegaFinal
03-Feb-07 South of England Chess Championships (Under 9)15=/ 172/ 6
27-Jan-07 SAE - Eagle House 12=3/ 6685(-37)
21-Jan-07 Under 9 team match v. Wiltshire53/ 3
13-Jan-07 Under 11 Girls Tournament 1/ 75/ 5722(+56)
07-Jan-07 Under 9 event: Berks, Bucks, Hants and Sussex41/ 3
16-Dec-06 Maidenhead Junior Club Tournament 7=/ 81/ 5666(-67)
19-Nov-06 Under 9 team match v. Barnet2/ 3
04-Nov-06 Maidenhead Junior Club Tournament 1st=/ 115/ 6733(+108)
14-Oct-06 Under 11 Girls Tournament 2nd/ 113/ 4625(-14)
01-Oct-06 Under 9 Trial 4=/ 27/ 6639(+47)


    2005-06 season ... Position Board Score Grade
15-Jul-06 UK Chess Challenge Southern GigaFinal
 (Under 8 Girls)
4/ 6
02-Jul-06 Greater London Chess Championships (Under 8)3rd=/ 13/ 5
30-Apr-06 UK Chess Challenge Berks Megafinal
 (Under 7-9 Girls)
3=/ 144/ 6592(-21)
01-Apr-06 Under 9 EPSCA Final111/ 3
25-Mar-06 Under 11 EPSCA Girls3/ 3
11-Mar-06 Under 9 EPSCA Zone81/ 3
04-Mar-06 SAE - Gorse Ride 17=/ 27/ 6613(+60)
25-Feb-06 Wiltshire and West of England Junior Congress
 (Under 8)
3/ 6
11-Feb-06 UK Chess Challenge Qualifying Event 13=/ 2313/ 21553(+71)Qualified
04-Feb-06 South of England Chess Championships (Under 8)6=/ 164/ 6
28-Jan-06 SAE - Eagle House 11=/ 293/ 6482(-4)
14-Jan-06 Maidenhead Junior Club Tournament
 (Girls Section)
1st/ 9/ 4486(+85)
08-Jan-06 Under 9 event: Berkshire, Bucks, Hants and Sussex10/ 3
20-Nov-05 Under 9 v. Barnet11/ 3
15-Oct-05 Open Tournament & Under 11 Girls Tournament
 (Under 11 Girls)
3rd/ 5/ 5401(-12)
08-Oct-05 SAE - Trinity, Newbury 13th=/ 22/ 6413(+7)
01-Oct-05 SAE - Maiden Erlegh 32=/ 36/ 6406(new)