STAGS Student Wins British Under 14 Chess Champion

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Supremely talented Year 9 student Nadia Jaufarally has recently been crowned British Under 14 Chess Champion in Cardiff, Wales. Over the summer she won the prestigious Giga Chess Final (open to all ages) and following the Giga she went on to play for England in the U14 in The Roberts Cup Final.

Nadia said ‘Its like a battle of the minds when playing chess. I really enjoy the mental challenge of trying to calculate a way to win and planning my own destiny’. The next chess tournament will be the European Chess Championships in Latvia next Summer. STAGS community congratulate you on your outstanding achievements and wish you continued success in Latvia in 2018.