Parktown High School for Girls participates in Gauteng Inter District Tournament
We are a young team of five players who participated in the individual District 9 and 10 trials for chess. It was truly a great experience, as we participated against our chess peers from various other more experienced schools. It was our first fully fledged chess tournament and we were nervous but excited.
We had fun and bonded as a team, learnt new strategies and made new friends. The day ended with 4 of our five girls qualifying for the district team, amidst tough competition. We will now be representing District 9 and 10 on 18 May in the Gauteng Inter District tournament.
The following girls made the district team: