The Otago Chess Club
7 Maitland Street, Dunedin, New Zealand
The Otago/Southland Under 13 championship is being hosted by the Otago Chess club on 5 August - See Tournaments
The Otago/Southland Under 20 championship is being hosted by the Otago Chess club on 19 August - See Tournaments
The current event on the Calendar is the first leg of the Rapid Championship, which started on 19 July
The Cleland Trophy was won by Quentin Johnson on 5½/6 - See News
The Otago/Southland Secondary School Teams Champs on Saturday 24 June was won by Otago Boys HS A, with John McGlashan College A second and James Hargest College third - See News
The Otago/Southland Primary School Teams Champs on 17 June was won by Queenstown Primary, with Maori Hill second and Cromwell/Goldfields third - See News
The Perpetual Handicap for 2017 is updated here weekly. Jack Cowie leads the Rapid on +63, followed by Riley Jellyman on +45, with Max Lough on +36. Max Lough leads in the Standard on +43, followed by Shoji Fukushima on +39, with Quentin Johnson on +33.
The catalogue of the Club's library of over 500 items is available - see Library
For links to other chess sites including free chess training resources, visit the favourite links page of the club wiki.
The Otago Chess Club meets on Wednesday evenings, 7:30pm at 7 Maitland Street, Dunedin as well as for social play on Tuesday afternoons from 1pm
The Dunedin Junior Chess Academy finished for term 2 on 30 June and start again for term 3 on Friday 28 July.
The Otago Chess Club has introduced a Ladies Night on Mondays from 7:00pm to 8:30pm where female players can come along to play and receive some coaching. For more information contact club President Bob Clarkson 03-4770118.
Invercargill has a chess club looking for new members.
Wanaka has a small chess club looking for new members. Meets twice a week.
This site was last updated on 20 July 2017