Chessable British Chess Championships – liveboards and commentary


How to follow the championships —

Liveboards

Junior Championships – Monday 8th to Friday 12th August
Under 16
On Lichess – https://lichess.org/broadcast/chessable-british-chess-championships-under-16/round-1/hfX0Beux
On Chess24 – https://chess24.com/en/watch/live-tournaments/chessable-british-youth-championship-2022-u16/3/1/1
Under 14
On Lichess – https://lichess.org/broadcast/chessable-british-chess-championships-under-14/round-1/pIvIbiMd
On Chess24 – https://chess24.com/en/watch/live-tournaments/chessable-british-youth-championship-2022-u14/3/1/1
Under 12
On Lichess – https://lichess.org/broadcast/chessable-british-chess-championships-under-12/round-1/rPJimguI
On Chess24 – https://chess24.com/en/watch/live-tournaments/chessable-british-youth-championship-2022-u12/3/1/1

Over 50 Championships – Monday 8th to Sunday 14th August
On Lichess — https://lichess.org/broadcast/chessable-british-chess-championships-seniors-50/round-1/BeP9QTHJ
On Chess.com — https://www.chess.com/events/-/2022-british-chess-championships
On Chess24 – https://chess24.com/en/watch/live-tournaments/chessable-british-senior-championship-2022-50/2/1/1

Main British Championships – Saturday 13th to Sunday 21st August

Major Open (top boards) – Saturday 13th to Sunday 21st August

Over 65 Championships – Monday 15th to Sunday 21st August

Top boards of other events

Week 1 Open
On Lichess – https://lichess.org/broadcast/chessable-2022-british-championship-week-1-open/round-1/SCejFOTG
On Chess24 – https://chess24.com/en/watch/live-tournaments/chessable-british-championship-2022-week-1-open/3/1/1

Commentary

Commentary will be provided by WIM Natasha Regan and GM Matthew Sadler, with a team of top-level commentators and streamers for events from 13th to 21st August. The commentary team is still being finalised but is likely to include — WIM Natasha Regan, GM Matthew Sadler, GM Jon Speelman, WGM Harriet Hunt, FM Jonathan Blackburn, and IM Tom Rendle.

The commentary schedule will be as follows for the middle weekend and week two –

Saturday 13th July
– WIM Natasha Regan and GM Matthew Sadler 4.00pm – 7.00pm
Sunday 14th July
– WIM Natasha Regan and GM Matthew Sadler 4.00pm – 7.00pm
Monday 15th July
– WIM Natasha Regan and GM Jon Speelman 4.00pm – 7.00pm
Tuesday 16th July
– WIM Natasha Regan and WGM/IM Harriet Hunt 4.00pm – 7.00pm
Wednesday 17th July
– WIM Natasha Regan and WGM/IM Harriet Hunt 4.00pm – 7.00pm
Thursday 18th July
– GM Tom Rendle and FM Jonathan Blackburn 4.00pm – 7.00pm
Friday 19th July
– WIM Natasha Regan and GM Jon Speelman + NR 4.00pm – 7.00pm
Saturday 20th July
– WIM Natasha Regan and GM Matthew Sadler 4.00pm – 7.00pm
Sunday 21st July
– FM Jonathan Blackburn plus one (TBC) 12.00pm – 3.00pm

[pictures by Brendan O’Gorman, FIDE]