Playing in the SAJCCC? Do not forget to pay your annual Chess SA Registration fees. You can complete your registration details HERE.
The Latest Tshwane Chess Tournament Calendar for 2021 is available above. Please make sure that you save the new date for the Etienne Lewis Trials.
Please have a look at some of our You Tube Videos and let me know if there are any other topics you would like to see content on.
Please visit the Members Only section for an important update regarding the Etienne Lewis CLOSED Trials in September.
The Tshwane Chess Shop will have the following items for sale online from now onwards. Items can be collected at the Lubowski tournament.
- 40 Page Notation books – R45
- Basic Vinyl Chess Set with long club Bag (medium) – R220
- Basic Vinyl Chess Set with Premier Bag (Medium) – R390
- DGT 2010 chess clock (FIDE approved) – R890
- DGT 1002 Basic Chess Clock – R470.00
Gauteng North Inter-Region Medal shipment to your home R80 - https://tshwanechess.org/product-category/inter-region-medal-shipment/
- Lubowski Tournament 1 and 2 May (Entries Open) FIDE Rated sections A and B.
- Chris Greyling Tournament 8 May (Entries Open)
Come Join Silver Lakes Chess Club for a Training Session with Coach Reinhardt (Beginners up to 1000 rated players) and Coach Ben Hercules (1000+ or more competitive players) on Wednesday evening 21 April 2021.
Booking is Essential.
Entry Form for EFT Entries.
Silver Lakes Estate Club House
2021/04/21 at 17:45
2021/04/21 at 17:30
Covid – 19 Tournament Procedures
This past weekend Tshwane Chess hosted the biggest Online Inter Region Chess Tournament this country has ever seen! Players from Johannesburg Metro Chess, Ekurhuleni Chess, Westrand Chess, Bojanala Chess and Tshwane Chess all versed each other in their respective age group teams on Lichess.org.
All the Open A Teams, Girls Teams and Adult Teams played on Saturday 27 February 2021 and All the Open B Teams played on Sunday 28 February 2021.
Results from the tournament can be found on Chess-results.com.
Players were guided on how to set up for the tournament via various videos and newsletters before the tournament.
Tshwane Chess' Adult team won the Adult section and walked away with a handsome prize fund of R5000.
All other sections won medals for the first three teams which will be couriered to their regions.
Photos can be seen on our Facebook page.
Tshwane Chess is the official Chess organising body in the greater Pretoria area through which Club Chess, School Chess and Tournament in our area is administered and governed.
The Tshwane Chess Website (https://tshwanechess.org/) as well as the Gauteng North Chess website (http://www.gautengnorthchess.org/) is the only official place of publication for invitations, merit ranking lists, communication or documents.
You will be able to Complete and pay your annual registration, Book for Tournaments, and so much more on our new website.
We cannot wait to share our new site with you.