THE CLUB IS NOW CLOSED FOR THE SUMMER. WE ARE OPEN TO MEMBERS IN THE NEW SEASON STARTING SEPTEMBER 2018.
50th Cotswold Chess Congress
26th – 28th May 2018
The Kings School. Gloucester GL1 2BG
West of England Chess Congress
Friday 30th - Monday 2nd April 2018
The Manor Hotel, Exmouth
Dorset Rapid Play, Sunday 18th March 2018
18th Royal Beacon Senior Chess Congress
6-10 November 2017
52nd Dorset Open, 13-15th October 2017
Elstead Hotel, Bournemouth
1st Dorset Blitz Championships, Sunday 17th September 2017
Furzebrook Village Hall, Wareham
Two Towns Chess Match, Wednesday 13 September 2017
Poole RBL North Road
49th Cotswold Chess Congress
A 6-Round Swiss Tournament in 3 Sections
Open, Major (Under 155 ECF) and Minor (Under 125 ECF)
Whit Bank Holiday Weekend
Sat 27th, Sun 28th & Mon 29th May 2017
At King's School, Gloucester, GL1 2BG
An ECF Grand Prix Event
East Devon Chess Congress, 10-12th March 2017
Dorset Rapid Play, 12th March 2017
Dorset Handicap Knockout, Monday 6th February 2017
Somerset New Year Chess Congress, Walton Park Hotel, Clevedon
Saturday 14th & Sunday 15th January 2017
51st Dorset Open, at Ocean View Hotel, Bournemouth, 2-4 December 2016
Torbay Chess Congress, 11, 12 & 13th November 2016 at Livermead House Hotel, Torquay.
17th Royal Beacons Senior Congress, at Royal Beacon Hotel, Exmouth, 31- 4 November 2016.
Two Towns Chess Match, 15 September 2016, at Poole Chess Club.
British Chess Championships played in Bournemouth, July-August 2016.
The Bournemouth Chess Club have made a donation to support the British Chess Championship and wish them every success for this summer. Wonderful to have the Championship return to Bournemouth.
Dorset Rapidplay at Ringwood on Sunday, 13 March 2016.
Won by Keith Gregory of the Fareham Chess Club
Paul Jackson & Paul Errington competed from Bournemouth Chess Club
Cotswold Chess Congress, 28-30th May 2016, at King's School Gloucester.
Paul Errington & Dave Burt played on behalf of Bournemouth Chess Club.