The Otago Chess Club
7 Maitland Street, Dunedin, New Zealand
The Otago/Southland School Teams Champs have set dates and venues 2017 - See Tournaments. Download the entry form for all the details. The NZ Chess Federation rules are available at NZCF Interschools Calendar.
The current event on the Calendar is the first leg of the club championship, which started on 29 March.
The Perpetual Handicap for 2017 is updated here weekly. Riley Jellyman is the early leader in the Rapid on +36, followed by Jack Cowie on +33 with Martin Brook and Brent Southgate on +20. Shoji Fukushima is the early leader in the Standard on +26, followed by Leighton NichollsTaine Box on +22 and Taine Box on +20.
The Blitz Championsip was won by Quentin Johnson - See News.
The Allan Chang Memorial trophy was taken by Taine Box with a round 1 upset over Geoff Aimers. Geoff finished tied for first with Leighton Nicholls and Quentin Johnson - See News.
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 finishes for term 1 on Friday 7 April and starts again for term 2 on Friday 5 May.
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 April 2017