Club Details

Welcome to the Brantford Chess Club
Celebrating over 100 Years of Chess!


We will be re-opening Wednesday February 2, 2022
Please note we will now be meeting at Friendship House of Brant, 452 Grey Street
Please be aware all dates are subject to change.

The 100th Anniversary Tournament that was to be held September 25 - 27, 2020, has been postponed due to Covid-19. We plan to reschedule sometime in 2023
Website to follow

  • Schedule + Information

  • The Brantford Chess Club is dedicated to the play and promotion of chess in the Brantford area. Our club meets each Wednesday night at 7:00 pm, beginning February 2, 2022 Our players range in strength from beginners to experts.

    The club provides a spacious and comfortable non-smoking playing room. We hold many events throughout the year for club members, in addition to playing games for fun. All equipment is supplied.

    Our club is a member of the South West Ontario Chess League. The league organizes the SWOCL Grand Prix with events throughout Southwestern Ontario. We held our annual meeting and elected our executive. Our president and treasurer is Rob Gashgarian and the tournament and website director will be Lee Hendon.

    Quick Links

    Canadian Chess Federation

    Chess Cafe--News & Information

    The Week in Chess--Information and games download

    International Chess Federation

    Chessbase--News and games

    Chess server/general information