Mark Taylor – Boris Spassky, A Selection of Attacking Games

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Club member Mark Taylor from Crowthorne CC will give a talk about the life and games of Russian chess legend Boris Spassky.  He (Boris, not Mark!) was world champion from 1969-72 and played Bobby Fischer in the most famous match in chess history.   In his heyday in the 60's he was one of the most inventive and exciting players

Pine Ridge meeting 09

Pine Ridge Golf Club Old Bisley Road, Frimley,, Camberley, Surrey

Camberley Chess Club will meet at Pine Ridge Golf Club on Sunday 19th September at 5pm for informal chess games, outside weather permitting. If the weather is poor, we will move inside!

IM Matthew Wadsworth – Games from the Varsity match

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21 year-old Matthew is one of England’s most promising young players. He earned his FM title in 2016 and IM title in 2019 and has a Grandmaster norm from his excellent performance in the Four Nations Chess League (4NCL).  He is currently reading Economics at Cambridge University.  He will present some games from recent Varsity matches between Cambridge and Oxford. 

GM Peter Wells – exchange sacrifices

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Peter has long been one England's top players.  He became a FIDE Master in 1982, an IM in 1987, and a GM in 1994. He has written many books, both on openings and on improving your chess. The theme for his talk will be exchange sacrifices.  Peter has said that he welcomes as much audience participation as possible and would

IM Nigel Povah – More Brushing Up of Your Ending Skills

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It is our great pleasure to welcome back Nigel, who gave one of the best attended and best received talks during our successful 2020-21 season of meetings.  In his last talk Nigel focused on Pawn endings and Rook endings.  This time he will talk about Queen endings and Minor Piece endings. Nigel is a very experienced International Master, Correspondence Grandmaster,

2021-2022 Over The Board

Camberley Baptist Church 15 Frimley RoadCamberley,

Every Thursday evening from 21st October 2021 to 28th April 2022

FM Hamish Olson – Some Recent Games

Hamish is one of Scotland's strongest players.  He is captain of the Bon Accord Club in Aberdeen, against whom CCC played in an enjoyable online match last year.  Hamish later presented his games in that match to us in a very clear and insightful way.  We welcome him back to talk about some of his recent games. To automatically receive

2021-2022 Over The Board

Camberley Baptist Church 15 Frimley RoadCamberley,

Every Thursday evening from 21st October 2021 to 28th April 2022

GM Keith Arkell – Some Games With Positional & Tactical Motifs

It is our great pleasure to welcome back Keith, who was our first "big name" speaker back in June 2020.  In his last talk Keith demonstrated some key principles of pawn structure in endings.  This time he will talk about some of his own games that illustrate Positional & Tactical Motifs.   Keith welcomes as much audience participation as possible

IM Cyrus Lakdawala – How to Play in Harmony with our Natural Styles

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It is our great pleasure to welcome back Cyrus, who entertained us back in February  2021 with a talk about puzzles and studies from his book "Rewire Your Chess Brain". This time he will talk about how to play in harmony with our natural styles, based on his book "Chess for Hawks". Cyrus will join us from San Diego, California. 

FM Richard Webb – Queen and Pawn Endings

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We welcome back Richard Webb from Crowthorne Chess Club. Richard is a very experienced Fide Master and has been one of the strongest players in our local leagues for many years.  He will talk about Queen and Pawn Endings. To automatically receive a Zoom link to this event, and all other future Zoom events this season, please become an Online

GM Jim Plaskett

Jim became an IM in 1981 and GM in 1985, tied for second at Hastings in 1984-85 and was British Chess Champion in 1990. He has written several  chess books, mainly about openings.  He continues to be active in chess from his home in Spain.  Outside of chess he is famous for winning £250,000 in the TV quiz  "Who Wants

GM Jonathan Levitt evening

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GM Daniel King

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GM Daniel King will give a talk. To automatically receive a Zoom link to this event, and all other future Zoom events this season, please become an Online Member on our Membership page. If you would like to know more about this event please contact us at info@camberleychess.co.uk

Another Evening with GM Michael Adams

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WFM Louise Head

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Another Evening with GM David Howell

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GM Danny Gormally

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GM Danny Gormally will give a talk. To automatically receive a Zoom link to this event, and all other future Zoom events this season, please become an Online Member on our Membership page. If you would like to know more about this event please contact us at info@camberleychess.co.uk