Developing Junior Chess in Cardiff and South Wales

Teaching the game to beginners
Training/Coaching for players of all ages and strengths
Events and Clubs inside and outside of school
Help and advice on anything to do with chess in Wales


Summer Camp - pupils can sign up to "www.chess.kid.com" via TSK Chess - for details see Play tab. Summer program at Cardiff Chess Club has started - see website for details.

Training Days - the next ones will probably be during the October Half-Term 2016 - venue to be confirmed Aimed at beginners and improvers alike. Different topics on each of the days so juniors can attend either or both days. Everyone divided into groups according to ability. Emphasis on improving everyone’s chess in a fun and light-hearted environment. See Events page for full details.

This year we are planning the in the following Training Days:

  • October Half Term
  • Christmas Holidays
  • February Half Term
  • Easter Holidays
  • Good luck to everyone going to:

  • - The Northern GigaFinal
  • - The Glorney
  • - The British Chess Championships in Bournamouth
  • - Tim is the official coach during the Championships this year and looks forward to seeing many of you there
  • - The TerraFinal
  • - The European Union Chess Championships in Mureck, Austria
  • - . . . and to Tim and the Welsh Chess Team at The Olympiad in Baku, Azerbaijan.

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