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Cornwall Grand Prix 2016/17

2nd Peter Clarke Memorial Rapidplay

The 1st Bude Rapidplay Congress took place over six rounds on Saturday 1st October 2016 at the Bude New Life Centre in the Strand. 16 players took part in one section of whom 9 are eligible for the Cornwall Grand Prix.

The convincing winner and early leader in the Cornwall Grand Prix was Lloyd Retallick (Newquay) with 5½. Simon Bartlett (Bude) and Brian Gosling (Exmouth) finished in second place with 4 alongside Steve Woolgar (Bristol) and Ian Rescorla (Bude) who shared the under 140 grading prize. The U125 grading prize was won by Richard Smith (Barnstaple). Robin Kneebone (Carrick) received a further grading prize.

Grand Prix standings here.

1 Lloyd Retallick Newquay 180
2-5 Simon Bartlett Bude 163 4
  Brian Gosling Exmouth 159  
  Steve Woolgar Bristol 139  
  Ian Rescorla Bude 122  
6-7 Robin Kneebone Carrick 158
  Percy Gill Penwith 132  
8-9 David J Jenkins Penwith 148 3
  Colin Sellwood Camborne 154  
10-11 Richard Nash Barnstaple 154
  Richard J Smith Barstaple 106  
12-14 Christine Constable Bude 110 2
  Martin Jones Newquay 107  
  Keith Jones Bude 89  
15 Susan Clarke - UG
16 Pennie Channing Bude 51 1

Last updated 11/10/2016