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Berkshire Junior Chess

Player info - Ben Vandersluis
School:not known
Age:over 17
Grade(s):1366 (Berkshire Junior grade)   (see more about grading)
Summary:
2011-12: 1 tournament, 1 county team match
Berks grade: start: 1376, end: 1366, max: 1366
2010-11: 1 tournament, 3 county team matches
Berks grade: start: 1377, end: 1376, max: 1387
Ranking(s): Under 18: 16
2009-10: 3 tournaments, 7 county team matches
Berks grade: start: 1348, end: 1377, max: 1377
Ranking(s): Under 18: 15
2008-09: 3 tournaments, 6 county team matches
Berks grade: start: 1286, end: 1348, max: 1356
Ranking(s): Under 18: 16
2007-08: 8 tournaments, 7 county team matches
Berks grade: start: 1108, end: 1276, max: 1276
Ranking(s): Under 18: 19
2006-07: 7 tournaments, 5 county team matches
Berks grade: start: 1218, end: 1108, max: 1183
Ranking(s): Under 18: 16
2005-06: 12 tournaments, 3 county team matches
Berks grade: start: 1116, end: 1218, max: 1218
Ranking(s): Under 18: 9, Improvers: +102
2004-05: 12 tournaments, 8 county team matches
Berks grade: start: 1264, end: 1116, max: 1269
2003-04: 13 tournaments, 10 county team matches
2002-03: 10 tournaments, 8 county team matches


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All results
Date Event
    2011-12 season ... Position Board Score Grade
22-Oct-11 SAE - Reading School (Open) 4=/ 35/ 61366(-10)
24-Sep-11 NYCA Under 185/ 4


    2010-11 season ... Position Board Score Grade
26-Jun-11 ECF U18 Championships9/ 2 1376(+10)
03-Apr-11 SCCU U/18 Team Championships4/ 2 1366(+10)
04-Dec-10 SAE - Reading School (Open) 5=/ 25/ 51356(-31)
25-Sep-10 NYCA Under 185/ 4 1387(+10)


    2009-10 season ... Position Board Score Grade
03-Jul-10 UK Chess Challenge Southern Gigafinal
 (Under 16s)
13=/ 6
27-Jun-10 ECF U18 Championships10/ 2 1377(+10)
03-May-10 UK Chess Challenge Berkshire MegaFinal
 (Under 15-18 Boys and Girls)
4=/ 234/ 61367(+6)Qualified for GigaFinal
27-Mar-10 UK Chess Challenge Qualifier at St. Michael's 4=/ 1616/ 211361(-2)Qualified for MegaFinal
06-Mar-10 Chiltern League U125 Match11
07-Feb-10 Chiltern League U125 Match7/ 1
07-Nov-09 NYCA Under 1663/ 4 1363(+5)
26-Sep-09 NYCA Under 185/ 4 1358(+5)
19-Sep-09 Chiltern League U125 Match1½
12-Sep-09 Under 18 Team event: Berks, Surrey, Sussex5/ 2 1353(+5)


    2008-09 season ... Position Board Score Grade
04-May-09 UK Chess Challenge Berkshire MegaFinal
 (Under 14-18 Boys and Girls)
5=/ 314/ 61348(-8)
28-Mar-09 UK Chess Challenge Qualifier at St. Michael's 3rd/ 2017/ 211356(+27)Qualified for MegaFinal
01-Mar-09 U100 Chiltern League: Buckinghamshire v. Berkshire2/ 1
07-Dec-08 Under 16 Team event: Berks, Bucks, Surrey, Sussex3/ 2 1329(+10)
29-Nov-08 Northants Quadrangular - Under 18 team event21/ 3 1319(+10)
16-Nov-08 Berkshire Junior Congress (Under 18) 9=/ 122/ 51309(+3)
01-Nov-08 NYCA Under 168/ 4 1306(+10)
04-Oct-08 NYCA Under 1871/ 4 1296(+10)
21-Sep-08 U100 Chiltern League: Hampshire v. Berkshire7½/ 1


    2007-08 season ... Position Board Score Grade
12-Jul-08 UK Chess Challenge Southern Gigafinal
 (Under 14 Boys/Girls)
/ 6
05-May-08 UK Chess Challenge Berkshire Megafinal
 (Under 13-18 Boys/Girls)
5=/ 274/ 61276(+12)
29-Mar-08 UK Chess Challenge Qualifier at St. Michael's 3rd=/ 1816/ 211264(+6)Qualified
09-Mar-08 Under 14 Team event: Berks, Bucks, Hants, Surrey51/ 2 1258(+10)
02-Feb-08 South of England Chess Championships
 (Under 16/18)
2/ 5
26-Jan-08 Wales and West of England U14 team championship3/ 3 1248(+10)
20-Jan-08 Under 14 Team match v. Wiltshire21/ 2 1238(+10)
12-Jan-08 SAE - Mary Hare School Training Event 4/ 82/ 41228(+55)
15-Dec-07 London Junior Championships: Under 10 & 14
 (Under 14 Minor)
8=/ 11/ 6
02-Dec-07 Under 14 Team event: Berks, Bucks, Surrey, Sussex42/ 2 1173(+10)
18-Nov-07 Berkshire Junior Congress (Under 14) 4=/ 103/ 51163(+55)
10-Nov-07 NYCA Under 16 7/ 4 1138(+10)
14-Oct-07 Hampshire Junior Congress (Under 14)3/ 6
07-Oct-07 NYCA Under 14 7/ 4 1128(+10)
16-Sep-07 Under 14 Team event: Berks, Sussex, Kent, Barnet 61/ 2 1118(+10)


    2006-07 season ... Position Board Score Grade
07-May-07 UK Chess Challenge Berks Megafinal
 (Under 13 Boys)
10=/ 16/ 61108(-67)
21-Apr-07 ECF Under 13 County Championships62/ 2
02-Apr-07 Maidenhead Junior Congress (Under 18/13) 11=/ 223/ 61175(+14)
31-Mar-07 UK Chess Challenge Qualifying Event at Nine Mile Ride3=/ 1816/ 21Qualified for MegaFinal
04-Mar-07 Under 14 event: Berks, Bucks, Hants & Surrey71/ 2
03-Feb-07 South of England Chess Championships (Under 13)2nd/ 174/ 5
27-Jan-07 SAE - Eagle House 1st5/ 61161(-7)Won trophy after 4-way playoff
26-Nov-06 Berkshire Junior Congress (Under 14/18) 10=/ 152/ 51168(-15)
19-Nov-06 NYCA Under 145½/ 4
11-Nov-06 SAE - Upton House (Closed Section) 8/ 8½/ 41183(-35)
15-Oct-06 Under 14 Team event: Berks, Sussex, Kent and Barnet5/ 2
24-Sep-06 NYCA Under 1651/ 4


    2005-06 season ... Position Board Score Grade
14-May-06 Bucks MegaFinal (Under 12 Boys)3/ 6
06-May-06 Lightning Tournament 2/ 215/ 6
10-Apr-06 Maidenhead Junior Congress (Under 13) 5=/ 174/ 71218(+14)
08-Apr-06 National Chess Junior Squad Championships
 (Under 12)
/ 7
12-Mar-06 Under 14 Team Event v. Hants, Bucks, and Surrey71/ 2
25-Feb-06 SAE - St. Michael's 1=/ 23/ 61204(+13)
04-Feb-06 South of England Chess Championships (Under 13)7=/ 16/ 5
28-Dec-05 London Junior Championships (Under 8,12,16)
 (Under 12 Major)
39=/ 9/ 9
03-Dec-05 SAE - Dolphin School (Open Section) 2=/ 15/ 61191(-19)
27-Nov-05 Berkshire Junior Congress (Under 12) 2=/ 35/ 61210(+28)
20-Nov-05 NYCA Under 158/ 4
13-Nov-05 Hampshire Junior Congress (Under 12)3/ 6
12-Nov-05 SAE - Upton House (Open Section) 1/ 226/ 61182(+66)
06-Nov-05 Under 15 event: Surrey, Berks, Bucks and Sussex71/ 2
16-Oct-05 Bucks Junior Congress (Under 12)/ 6 Qualified for London U12 Minor


    2004-05 season ... Position Board Score Grade
09-Jul-05 UK Chess Challenge Southern GigaFinal
 (Under 11 Boys)
4/ 6
29-May-05 UKCC Hampshire MegaFinal (Under 11)1st=/ 1/ 6
14-May-05 Under 11 EPSCA Final4½/ 3
19-Mar-05 Under 11 EPSCA Zone4/ 3
13-Mar-05 Under 14 Team Event v. Hants, Bucks and Surrey81/ 2
05-Mar-05 SAE - Gorse Ride (Open Section) 5=/ 324/ 61116(-39)
26-Feb-05 SAE - St. Michael's (Open Section) 2nd=/ 215/ 71155(-46)
05-Feb-05 Yately Manor Congress (Under 11 Major)32=/ 52/ 5
30-Jan-05 Under 11 event v. Bucks, Hants and Sussex31/ 3
23-Jan-05 Under 11 v. Wilts3/ 3
09-Jan-05 Under 14 v. Coulsdon3/ 2
28-Dec-04 London Junior Championships (U21,18,16,12,8)
 (Under 12 Minor)
4=/ 56/ 9
28-Nov-04 Berkshire Junior Congress (Under 12) 7=/ 484/ 61201(+7)
14-Nov-04 Hants Junior Congress (Under 12)3rd/ 44/ 6 Qualified for London Minor
06-Nov-04 SAE - Upton House (Open Section) 2=/ 355/ 61194(-7)
17-Oct-04 Under 15 v. Wiltshire, Richmond and Sussex71/ 2
16-Oct-04 SAE - Reading School 2=/ 25/ 51201(-7)
03-Oct-04 Under 11 Trial 6=/ 20/ 61208(-61)
02-Oct-04 SAE - Maiden Erlegh 2/ 295/ 61269(+5)
25-Sep-04 NYCA Under 1331/ 5


    2003-04 season ... Position Board Score Grade
10-Jul-04 UK Chess Challenge GigaFinal (Under 10)/ 6
15-May-04 Lightning Tournament5th=/ 344/ 6Under 11 trophy
08-May-04 EPSCA Under 11 National Finals41/ 3
01-May-04 UK Chess Challenge - Berkshire MegaFinal
 (Under 10)
2nd=/ 455/ 6
20-Mar-04 EPSCA Under 11 Zone Qualifier4/ 3
07-Mar-04 Under 11 v. Bucks4/ 3
06-Mar-04 SAE - Gorse Ride, Finchampstead (Open Section) 5=/ 314/ 6
29-Feb-04 Under 14 (Andrew Russell Cup) Berks v. Bucks102/ 2
28-Feb-04 SAE - St Michael's, Sandhurst (Open Section) 6=/ 324/ 6
07-Feb-04 Yateley Manor Congress (Under 11 minor)2=/ 6/ 6
01-Feb-04 Under 11 Team Event v. Hants, Sussex & Coulsdon43/ 3
25-Jan-04 Under 11 v. Wiltshire53/ 3
24-Jan-04 SAE - St Nicholas, Hurst (Open Section) 2=/ 364/ 5
18-Jan-04 Under 14 v. Coulsdon81/ 2
17-Jan-04 SAE - Nine Mile Ride, Finchampstead
 (All-Play-All)
6/ 61/ 5
13-Dec-03 London Junior Congress (U14 and U10)
 (Under 10 Major)
25=/ 104/ 7
07-Dec-03 Under 14 (Andrew Russell Cup) Bucks v. Berks71/ 2
23-Nov-03 Mixed Under14/11/9 Friendly v. Hertfordshire4/ 3
08-Nov-03 SAE - Upton House (Open Section)1st=/ 30/ 5Won the playoff for the trophy
01-Nov-03 Basingstoke Junior Congress (Under 10)1/ 8
18-Oct-03 SAE - Reading School 2/ 315/ 6
05-Oct-03 Under 11 Trial 3=/ 345/ 7
27-Sep-03 NYCA Under 1361/ 5


    2002-03 season ... Position Board Score Grade
12-Jul-03 UKCC GigaFinal (Under 9)4/ 6
22-Jun-03 Michele Alfred Memorial Tournament
 (Under 10 section)
4=/ 346/ 9
17-May-03 Berkshire Junior Lightning Tournament14th=/ 343/ 6
10-May-03 EPSCA Under 11 National Finals10/ 3
03-May-03 UKCC Berkshire MegaFinal (Under 9 section)3rd=/ 294/ 6
14-Apr-03 Maidenhead Junior Congress (Under 9 section)3/ 28/ 11
05-Apr-03 EPSCA Under 9 National Finals3/ 3
15-Mar-03 EPSCA Under 11 SW Zone Qualifier103/ 3
08-Mar-03 EPSCA Under 9 SW Zone Qualifier22/ 3
15-Feb-03 SAE - Nine Mile Ride School2nd=/ 355/ 6
09-Feb-03 Under 11 Team Event6½/ 3
25-Jan-03 SAE - St. Michael's, Sandhurst (Open section) 3rd=/ 28/ 6
12-Jan-03 Under 9 Team Event33/ 3
07-Dec-02 Under 9 Friendly v. Wilts33/ 3
24-Nov-02 Under 11 Trial 6th=/ 31/ 7
23-Nov-02 Under 9 Friendly v. Oxon31/ 3
17-Nov-02 Berkshire Junior Congress (Under 10 section)8=/ 554/ 6
20-Oct-02 Under 9 Trial 4th=/ 244/ 6