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"If you can meet with Triumph and Disaster
And treat those two impostors just the same."
- .'IF' by Rudyard Kipling


Coming Events & Latest News

2016 Club Programme


Begonia Open: Online Entry open

Earlybird entries still valid until 12/2/16 ... get in quick and save on your fee!
New Prize: Beat a GM and get $100 bonus prize.
Begonia Open in 2016 (12th, 13th and 14th of March)
Please register online. Latest entries: more...


Spielvogel Memorial Tournament

Round 4 pairings are up. New entries bring player numbers up to 30. Patrick and JamesW now on three points, last night had some minor upsets with the last game, Patrick vs Harrison finishing with 86....h1=N 87. Ng6#. more...

The first game Patrick and Harrison ever played, in Oct.2014 outside Civic Hall


Blitz #1

Harrison topped the scoreboard with 6 of 7, a point ahead of last year's champion Jamie. more...


Chess club opens at 6:30

All formal tournaments now to start at 7:30 P.M!
Chess club opens at 6:30
-- We have initiated this change to encourage more young players to enter tournaments. We have also gotten rid of any entry or membership fees for players under 18. IT'S ALL FREE for JUNIORS!!


New to Chess?

A great site for learning the basics from a cool video, improving your chess with puzzles, and playing against QWERTY the chess computer, check out more...


15 Minute Challenge Ladder

Challenge the leader! Win your way to the top. more...

City of Ballarat Australian Chess Federation

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