For prospective members, the best night to attend the Club for the first time are the Social Chess evenings, Lightnings, Grim Reapers or the Gambit Tournament. Unrated tournaments such as these are played purely for fun, and are an excellent introduction to the club.
|Feb. 13 - Feb. 27||Summer Rapid||July 3 - July 17||Gambit Tournament|
|March 6||Lightning #1||July 24||Grim Reaper #2|
|March 13||AGM||July 31 - Sept. 4||Eric Browne Shield|
|March 20||Grim Reaper #1||Sept. 11||Lightning #4|
|March 27 - May 1||Colthart Cup||Sept. 18 - Nov. 6*||Club Championships|
|May 8||Lightning #2||Oct. 9||Closed for SI Champs|
|May 15 - June 19||Chas L Hart Cup||Nov. 13||Lightning #5|
|June 26||Lightning #3||Nov. 20 - Dec. 11||Arie Nijman Trophy (Rapid)|
The Club Christmas Social will be held following the completion of the main programme on a Wednesday in December. Date, venue and other details will be announced once known.
* Please note that the club is closed on October 9 to allow players to travel to the South Island Championships.
Club nights are Wednesday nights from 7:15pm with most tournaments starting at 7:45pm. More information on the various tournaments is given in the tournament section of this site. For more information, contact our Secretary, Craig Hall.