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The Victoria Chess Club:

Web: www.victoriachessclub.pbworks.com

Contact us at: VictoriaChessClub@gmail.com


The Victoria Chess Club meets every Wednesday  from 6:00 to 8:45 at the downtown central library branch on Broughton St.   We usually have 15-20 people playing from novice to master.


Club Meets In the Library on the Main Floor:  



On the main floor, turn left at the entrance and walk  to X marks the spot.




Current & Upcoming Events:


44th Annual Keres Memorial (Richmond):  BC's longest running tournament. $6000 guaranteed prize fund.   May 18-20 2019  EVENT REPORT


BC Senior Championship (Surrey):   6 round Swiss for players aged 50 & up.  June 29-July 1, 2019 EVENT REPORT


Victoria Chess Club Active:   5 round Swiss.   Free tournament.   September 21, 2019


34th Annual Jack Taylor Memorial:  5 round Swiss.  Oct 25-27 (Victoria)  $2000 Guaranteed Prize fund.


Monthly events: 

     Club championship (Gonnason Cup):  2 active games against the same opponent, the second Wednesday of each month.   See Standings: 

     Active Chess: 2 rounds on the third Wednesday of each month. Trophy every 4 months. See Standings: 

     Crosstables for all completed events can be found here:  




Other Events:


- a 5 round active fundraiser tournament is held twice a year

- The Grand Pacific Open (Easter, BC's biggest tournament)

- Jack Taylor Memorial (November, standard weekend Swiss)



Club Rating List & crosstable updates . 



You might also be interested in junior chess activities around Victoria.  See the Victoria Junior Chess website.



Results of previously held events are in the Archives.


Main Club Pages:



The club would lik to thank the following for their support and sponsorship:




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