Coaching at the BCC

This year’s coaches are Tim Kett and WGM Sheila Jackson …

Junior Chess Coach Timothy Kett
FIDE Rating 2252
ECF Grade of 214
Welsh Chess Champion 2012, 2014, 2016, and 2019
Full time chess coach since 2010 with pupils winning 15+ British Junior Chess Champion titles. For further information follow ‘Chess Matters’ on Facebook or go to the Chess Matters website

Junior Chess Coach WGM Sheila Jackson
FIDE Rating 2063 (peak = 2295)
ECF Grade of 185 (peak = 200+)
Played in two World Teams 50+ and will be playing in the European Team 50+ in September. Won two Bronze Medals Team and Individual. Played in 10 Olympiads for England and won two Silver Medals (one Team and one Individual)
Debuted aged 16. Has been coaching for 20 years. Teams have won back-to-back EPSCA National Titles, and individual pupils have won national titles and gigafinals, and have been selected to play for England.
Email: Tel: 07818 415 778