Thursdays 6.15 p.m. – 7.15 p.m. During school terms ( 2022 full calendar here).

Most of our junior players are 5 – 12 years old (though there are no age restrictions).

Generally we have some coaching for about 20 minutesĀ  followed by a game. Though sometimes we change this up a little.

As an example of a lesson, here is an extended zoom version of a lesson we did while in lockdown. Click here to play the lesson.

20 Albert Rd, Kelston, West Auckland (in the Sea Scouts hall).

Face masks are no longer mandatory but if you are unwell (such as a cold) please don’t come to the club.

Parents are very welcome to bring your child along and for them to have a go for an evening, at no cost, before deciding if the club is right for them.

Fees are $35 per term (max $130 per year). If 2 or more children $30 per term (max $115 per year).

Online payment to Waitakere Chess Club can be made to account number 02-0152-0036627-00.

When making online payments, please put in the reference section what the payment is for: e.g. “Adult Subs”, “Junior Subs”, “Trusts Open 2018” etc.