The Otago Chess Club
7 Maitland Street, Dunedin, New Zealand
The next event on the Calendar is the second leg of the Rapid Championship, which starts on 27 September.
The second leg of the Standard Championship is almost over with just one game left to play in the B Grade. The Senior Champion is Quentin Johnson, The Intermediate Champion is Terry Duffield and the Junior Champion (with a game in hand) is Max Lough.
The Otago Spring Rapid Open on 2 September was won by Quentin Johnson - See News
The Perpetual Handicap for 2017 is updated here weekly. Max Lough leads in the Standard on +64, followed by Hamish Gold on +62, with Quentin Johnson on +35. Jack Cowie leads the Rapid on +63, followed by Max Lough on +58, with Riley Jellyman and Brent Southgate on +45.
The Otago/Southland Under 20 championship on 19 August was won by Riley Jellyman with 7/7 - 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 started again for term 3 on Friday 28 July and runs until Friday 22 September.
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 21 September 2017