Mr Ian Little
ACF: GRAND PRIX DIRECTOR
TCA: Secretary, Treasurer and Webmaster
Ian Little is a passionate chess player, advocate, and junior chess coach for the HJCC. In 2016 Ian was awarded his first Tasmanian Chess Champion title.
Ian has been the president of the Hobart Chess Club (Inc.) (HCC) since 2013, when it was known as the Hobart International Chess Club. In the same year Ian became the vice-president of the Tasmanian Chess Association (TCA) holding the position until mid 2017 when an executive reshuffle saw him exchange the position for TCA Treasurer. Ian has also been the TCA secretary and webmaster since 2015. and the director of the Australian Chess Federation (ACF) National Grand-Prix since 2014.
Outside of chess, owns and operates a local Hobart ballroom dancing business with his wife Lindsey called Long-Steps Ballroom Dancing. In 2017 Ian completed a certificate IV in website technologies and has plans of founding a website design business. Ian also enjoys such things as cooking, armature photography, Magic the Gathering, and fiction writing.