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Chess Scotland

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Chess Scotland is the governing body for chess in Scotland. [1]

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Chess is a two-player strategy board game played on a chessboard, a checkered gameboard with 64 squares arranged in an 8×8 grid.

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Chess Olympiad

The Chess Olympiad is a biennial chess tournament in which teams from all over the world compete.

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Colin McNab

Dr Colin Anderson McNab (born 3 February 1961) is a Scottish chess player.

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The Fédération Internationale des Échecs or World Chess Federation is an international organization that connects the various national chess federations around the world and acts as the governing body of international chess competition.

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A grant-in-aid is money coming from central government for a specific project.

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John K. Shaw

John K. Shaw (born 16 October 1968) is a Scottish chess player.

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Jonathan Rowson

Jonathan Rowson (born 18 April 1977) is a Scottish chess grandmaster and author.

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Ketevan Arakhamia-Grant

Ketevan Arakhamia-Grant (née Arakhamia) is a Georgian (former Soviet Union)-born Scottish Grandmaster of chess.

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Nonprofit organization

A non-profit organization (NPO), also known as a non-business entity or non-profit institution, is dedicated to furthering a particular social cause or advocating for a shared point of view.

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Paul Motwani

Paul Motwani (born 13 June 1962) is a Scottish chess grandmaster.

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Scotland (Alba) is a country that is part of the United Kingdom and covers the northern third of the island of Great Britain.

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Scottish Chess Championship

The Scottish Chess Championship is organised by Chess Scotland, formerly the Scottish Chess Association.

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Scottish Government

The Scottish Government (Riaghaltas na h-Alba; Scots Govrenment) is the executive of the devolved Scottish Parliament.

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Sports governing body

A sports governing body is a sports organization that has a regulatory or sanctioning function.

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Redirects here:

Chess in Scotland, Scotland Chess, Scottish Chess Association, Scottish Junior Chess Association.


[1] https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Chess_Scotland

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