A Chess Club For All Ages

We welcome adult players of all ages and abilities, including beginners, so why not come down and have a friendly game and chat with us. If you want to play competitively, we run several teams in the various local leagues, catering for all abilities.

Sat 21st - Sun 22nd September   Here at the Hertford Club!
Capel, Burn and Bunce Tournaments
Hertfordshire Closed Individual Tournaments
Full details here.

Tuesday 30th July.   Andrew presents the Tom Wright Trophy to Corinne.
U160 Trophy

Tuesday 23rd July   The first scalp game of the season, a graded game, was played between Mike H and Alan. Mike kindly allowed Alan to win.

Tuesday evenings in summer   Social chess from 8.00pm. Meet in the bar.
Two changes: As well as 30 mins per player, an alternative rate of play of 25 mins + 10 seconds a move is introduced.
Also, but only if both players agree, the game can be graded. Playing conditions in the bar area aren't always the quietest so please take this into account.

July 2019 ECF Grades

ECF Grades

Updated August 5th 2019.

Tip for the club player

Take time to study and appreciate the endgame. GM Timur Gareyev

Latest News

  • We're off!

    The season started October 1st.

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