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. 7 - Feb. 21||Summer Rapid||June 27 - July 11||Gambit Tournament|
|Feb. 28||Lightning #1||July 18||Grim Reaper #2|
|March 7||AGM||July 25 - Aug. 29||Eric Browne Shield|
|March 14||Grim Reaper #1||Sept. 5||Lightning #4|
|March 21 - April 25||Colthart Cup||Sept. 12 - Oct. 31||Club Championships|
|May 2||Lightning #2||Oct. 3||Closed for SI Champs|
|May 9 - June 13||Chas L Hart Cup||Nov. 7||Lightning #5|
|June 20||Lightning #3||Nov. 14 - Nov. 28||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 3 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.