Event Calendar

The 2020 event calendar is as follows (all Tuesdays unless noted). Also, all of our standard time period club games are both ACF and FIDE rated; these have a time setting of 90 minutes plus 30 seconds per move, unless otherwise noted. Our rapid games have a time setting of 15 minutes plus 5 seconds per move.

All games get underway by 7:30pm, or as soon as possible after this time, with a 30 minute forfeit period.

We take member etiquette very seriously. Read the link to ensure you understand your responsibilities, if you cannot attend a round.

Informal Night, 21 Jan

Honourable Bob, rounds 1-5: 28 Jan to 25 Feb

Lightning #1: 9 rounds of 5-minute + 3-sec chess: 3 Mar

CJS Purdy Cup, rounds 1-5: 10 Mar to 7 Apr

Allegro #1: 14 Apr,  5 Rounds (10 mins + 10 seconds per move), Standard Opening

Hobsons Bay Cup, rounds 1-7: 21 Apr to 2 Jun

Lightning #2: 9 rounds of 5-minute + 3-sec chess: 9 Jun

Rapid play: Western Master, Major, Minor and Swiss, Rounds 1 to 4: 16 Jun to 7 Jul

Losing Points Lightning, 14 Jul, 5-minute chess

Rapid play: Western Master, Major, Minor and Swiss, Round 5: 21 Jul

Allegro #2: 28 Jul, 5 Rounds (10 mins + 10 seconds per move), TBA opening

Koshnitsky Cup, rounds 1-7: 4 Aug to 15 Sep

Best in the West, 29-30 August (more details here)

Lightning #3: 9 rounds of 5-minute + 3-sec chess: 22 Sep

Allegro #3: 29 Sep, 5 Rounds (10 mins + 10 seconds per move), TBA opening

Club championship and reserves, rounds 1-7 (no play on 3 Nov): 6 Oct to  1 Dec (24 Nov is a catchup night for these games)

Presentation night and AGM: 8 Dec (Party, yeah!)

Start 2021 on 19 Jan (TBD).