Informal Club Night – Chess Books

Zoom online

Club members are invited to contribute to an informal discussion about their favourite books. Please come prepared to tell your fellow members about books that you have found useful, inspiring or entertaining.  Recommendations for books that will help beginners and improving players are particularly welcome.  To automatically receive a Zoom link to this event, and all other future Zoom events

2021-2022 Over The Board

Camberley Baptist Church 15 Frimley Road, Camberley

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

Informal Club Night

Zoom online

Unfortunately our special guest has had to cancel at short notice, so we will have an Informal Club Night tonight. Club members are invited to contribute items for discussion - talk through a game or a puzzle or anything else that you think will interest fellow members. To automatically receive a Zoom link to this event, and all other future

2021-2022 Over The Board

Camberley Baptist Church 15 Frimley Road, Camberley

Every Thursday evening from 21st October 2021 to 28th April 2022 We meet Over The Board every Thursday evening 7:30pm from 21st October 2021 to 28th April 2022 at Camberley Baptist Church, 15 Frimley Road, Camberley, GU15 3EN. Free parking is available close by off Sullivan Road, GU15 3AZ Simply come along on a Thursday night to see the club

Colin Purdon – The Short session

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Colin Purdon will give us an insight into Nigel Short and his games. Nigel David Short MBE (born 1 June 1965) is an English chess grandmaster, columnist, coach, commentator and, since October 2018, Vice-President of FIDE. Short earned the Grandmaster title at the age of 19, and was ranked third in the world by FIDE from July 1988 to July 1989. In 1993 he became the

2021-2022 Over The Board

Camberley Baptist Church 15 Frimley Road, Camberley

Every Thursday evening from 21st October 2021 to 28th April 2022 We meet Over The Board every Thursday evening 7:30pm from 21st October 2021 to 28th April 2022 at Camberley Baptist Church, 15 Frimley Road, Camberley, GU15 3EN. Free parking is available close by off Sullivan Road, GU15 3AZ Simply come along on a Thursday night to see the club

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

Zoom online

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. 

2021-2022 Over The Board

Camberley Baptist Church 15 Frimley Road, Camberley

Simply come along on a Thursday night to see the club for yourself, play some chess, meet some members with no obligation to join. Once you have been a couple of times, if you wish, we can discuss Casual Membership or Over The Board membership or Online Membership. Every Thursday evening from 21st October 2021 to 28th April 2022 We

Informal Club Night online

Zoom online

Club members are invited to contribute items for discussion - talk through a game or a puzzle or anything else that you think will interest fellow members. 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

2021-2022 Over The Board club night

Camberley Baptist Church 15 Frimley Road, Camberley

Simply come along on a Thursday night to see the club for yourself, play some chess, meet some members with no obligation to join. Once you have been a couple of times, if you wish, we can discuss Casual Membership or Over The Board membership or Online Membership. Every Thursday evening from 21st October 2021 to 28th April 2022 We

FM Shreyas Royal – some of his games

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The young and ambitious FM Shreyas Royal will join us and talk through some of his best games. He will include quite a few exercises - Strategical, Combinations, Positional and some more. 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

2021-2022 Over The Board club night

Camberley Baptist Church 15 Frimley Road, Camberley

Simply come along on a Thursday night to see the club for yourself, play some chess, meet some members with no obligation to join. Once you have been a couple of times, if you wish, we can discuss Casual Membership or Over The Board membership or Online Membership. Every Thursday evening from 21st October 2021 to 28th April 2022 We

GM Jim Plaskett

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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

5 Round Swiss Tournament on chess.com

chess.com

On Thursday 16th December from 7:30PM to 9:30PM, Camberley Chess Club will host a Swiss tournament on chess.com. It will be 5 rounds long. The time limit for each game will be 10 minutes (with no increment). Actual play will start at 7:40PM To enter, join Camberley Chess Club on chess.com if you have not joined already on https://www.chess.com/club/camberley-chess-club then

Informal Club Night online

Zoom online

Dear Online and Over-The-Board Members, You are all invited to our last Zoom meeting of an eventful year!  This is a great opportunity for the members of both parts of the club to meet for an informal pre-Christmas chat and to share your thoughts and ideas about how to move the club forward in these uncertain times.  As usual for

2021-2022 Over The Board club night

Camberley Baptist Church 15 Frimley Road, Camberley

Simply come along on a Thursday night to see the club for yourself, play some chess, meet some members with no obligation to join. Once you have been a couple of times, if you wish, we can discuss Casual Membership or Over The Board membership or Online Membership. The club's anti-Covid measures include mandatory use of hand sanitizer upon entry

GM Jonathan Levitt evening

Zoom online

Jonathan became an IM in 1984 and GM in 1991.  He has written several  books including "Secrets of Spectacular Chess". Jonathan is intending to base his talk on chess aesthetics but to open up to a very general discussion in the second half. Chess aesthetics from a practical player's point of view, showing some studies and problems and discussing with

2021-2022 Over The Board club night

Camberley Baptist Church 15 Frimley Road, Camberley

Simply come along on a Thursday night to see the club for yourself, play some chess, meet some members with no obligation to join. Once you have been a couple of times, if you wish, we can discuss Casual Membership or Over The Board membership or Online Membership. The club's anti-Covid measures include mandatory use of hand sanitizer upon entry

Daniel Shek – one of his games

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This Tuesday young club member and rising star Daniel Shek will talk us through one of his recent games.  Please join in to support Daniel.  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

2021-2022 Over The Board club night

Camberley Baptist Church 15 Frimley Road, Camberley

Simply come along on a Thursday night to see the club for yourself, play some chess, meet some members with no obligation to join. Once you have been a couple of times, if you wish, we can discuss Casual Membership or Over The Board membership or Online Membership. The club's anti-Covid measures include mandatory use of hand sanitizer upon entry