Meet Grandmaster Keith Arkell at Camberley Chess Club

Grandmaster Keith Arkell guests at a weekly Zoom session for Camberley Chess Club to discuss two games in detail. First a very technical double rook ending from a Smyslov Caro-Kann and secondly a win against GM Julian Hodgson from the ...
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Camberley Chess Club meeting online

Camberley Chess Club have suspended meetings at the club until further notice. However, we are meeting online....... We are meeting online as follows: Camberley Chess Club are running online meetings via video conference every Tuesday evening. If you are a ...
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How to Build a Wooden Chess Set

In the current difficult environment, some people have time at home to be creative. How about this idea sent to us from Katie, a stay at home mum who loves crafts, DIY and runs a blog called Handsomehome.co.uk How to ...
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Camberley Chess Club suspension

It will come as no surprise to inform you that the committee have taken the decision to suspend meetings of Camberley Chess Club at least until the end of April 2020. In the meantime, come and join us online and play ...
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January 2020 English Chess Federation grading database

The January 2020 English Chess Federation grading database is now out http://www.ecfgrading.org.uk/new/menu.php ...
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2019 Christmas Rapid play

Camberley Chess Club organised a rapid play tournament on Tuesday 17th December ...
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New 6:30pm start time for Tuesday evenings

From Tuesday 8th October 2019, Camberley Chess Club will now be meeting at the earlier time of 6:30pm. Previous it has been 7:30pm. This change will help all those who want to start earlier, in particular juniors and anyone else ...
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Camberley Farmers’ & Artisans Market

Camberley Chess Club supported the Camberley Farmers' & Artisan Market for the first time on the 21st September 2019. There was a lot of interest with members of the public coming and sitting down to play chess and meeting some ...
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2019 Keith Richardson Memorial Tournament

The 2019 event was held on Saturday 14th September from 10am, to 6pm. Here is a short video of the event Entries, Pairings and Results are here http://results.utuswiss.co.uk/TournamentPage?Tournament=d6bdfab9-cd04-4e2f-85ae-c5d55710c530 Congratulations to the winners: First Place: Clive Frostick Camberley Club Champion: Colin ...
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Paul Sloane Chess Chat

On the 3rd of September 2019, Paul Sloane, long serving club member, provided a chess chat on one of the club nights. He gave us all some innovative words of chess chat wisdom on his chosen area of expertise - ...
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Colin Lyne chess chat

Long time club member Colin Lyne analysed a couple of high class games on the demonstration board. He ran a quiz based on what the best moves were and why, at various key points in the games. The quiz winners ...
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Camberley Chess Twitter

Camberley Chess Club have just launched a Twitter account. You can view it here https://twitter.com/camberleychess/ The club meets every Tuesday evening from 7.30pm at: Camberley Baptist Church Hall, 15 Frimley Road, Camberley, GU15 3EN ...
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2019 Khyber Cup tournament

There were fourteen entries for the 2019 Khyber Cup with the following results after five rounds : Richard Webb 4.5 - Khyber Cup and StopperPaul Sloane 4Alain Dekker, Colin Purdon 3.5Julien Shepley, Peter Tart, David Herring, Scott Leadbetter 3Daniel Shek ...
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2019 Burns Supper

The evening of Tuesday 18th June 2019 saw Camberley Chess Club celebrate a Burns Supper, in memory of one of Scotland’s finest poets, Robert (Rabbie) Burns. More traditionally held in late January, this event had to be postponed because of ...
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A match evening at Camberley Chess Club

Here are some photos from a typical evening when there is a match on in the main room ...
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ECF grading database

The latest ECF Grading Database dated January 2019 is now available. ECF Grading database ...
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2018 Outstanding Player of the Year Award

Colin Lyne presenting the Club's "Outstanding Player of the Year Award" for 2018 to Martin Wallman ...
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2018 Christmas Tournament

2018 Christmas Tournament was held at the club ...
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2018 Berks & Bucks congress

The annual Berks & Bucks congress was held at its usual St Pirin’s School location in Maidenhead over the 2018 August Bank Holiday weekend. What was special was how well Scott Leadbetter played at this event. The link below records ...
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2018 Autumn Get Together

An evening of chess and nibbles was much enjoyed by many Camberley Chess Club members at the home of Paul Sloane, treasurer, on Tuesday 4th September 2018. The Players: Julien Shepley, Paul Sloane, Martin Wallman, Alfredo Barquin, John Upham, Sandy ...
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2018 Keith Richardson Memorial Tournament

2018 Keith Richardson Memorial Tournament The Second Annual (2018) Keith Richardson Memorial Chess Tournament was held on Saturday 7th July at Camberley Chess Club. Despite other national sporting activity that day, attendance was well into double figures and many thrilling ...
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Nine year old chess star Daniel

Daniel Shek, aged nine, appears in Camberley News & Mail article below: ...
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Nine year old chess star Daniel Shek

Nine year-old chess star Daniel Shek made all the difference in the final match of the season for Camberley Chess Club. Daniel, a Fleet resident and a student of Yateley Manor School, easily equaled his vastly more experienced opponent from ...
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Partnership Announcement – Camberley Chess Club and Frimley Junior Chess Club

Camberley Chess Club is delighted to announce a partnership with Frimley Junior Chess Club. As Frimley Junior Chess Club members develop as chess players and increase their desire to play more chess and challenge more experienced players Frimley Junior Chess Club ...
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