GM Jim Plaskett

Zoom online

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

Zoom online

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

GM Daniel King – the worst move I have ever played

Zoom online

We are very excited to host popular chess commentator GM Daniel King who will give a talk including (in his words) “the worst move I have ever played”.  From there he will lead on to some of his favourite themes in chess and show a couple of his games, as well as answering participants' questions. THIS EVENT IS FREE AND

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. For 27th January meeting : The club's anti-Covid measures include preferred use

Camberley Chess Club versus Edinburgh Chess Club

Zoom online

Camberley Chess Club will play a match with the historic Edinburgh Chess Club on chess.com Edinburgh Chess Club will be 200 years old this year and is not only the oldest club in Scotland and the UK but probably the second-oldest club in the world. (Zurich is believed to be the oldest est. 1809). The Edinburgh Chess Club is proud

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. For 3rd Feb meeting : The club's anti-Covid measures include preferred use

Another Evening with GM Michael Adams

Zoom online

Grandmaster Michael Adams was our special guest last year, so we are excited to announce that Michael will join Camberley Chess Club's Tuesday Zoom meeting again on February 8th at 8PM. Michael is the long-time UK number 1, former world number 4, candidates finalist and has been British champion 7 times. He will talk us through some games and there

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 preferred use of hand sanitizer upon entry

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. The club's anti-Covid measures include preferred use of hand sanitizer upon entry

Ken Coates – some of Julian Hodgson’s games

Zoom online

Experienced chess trainer Ken Coates will share some of Julian Hodgson’s old games.  Julian an International Grandmaster and former British champion had a unique attacking style.  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

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 preferred use of hand sanitizer upon entry

Clive Frostick – My games in Camberley matches

Zoom online

Top Surrey player Clive Frostick will go through some interesting games in matches with Camberley Chess Club. 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

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. We meet Over The Board every Thursday evening 7:30pm from 21st October