Chess Tournaments

Jun 202012
 

Playing friends and family can quickly become a bit limiting for the aspiring chess player. So it’s quite natural to look around and see where else you can get a game and improve your skills. This is particularly important for the player who’s looking to enter competition play at some point or another. The Chess […]

May 282012
 

Chess may have a somewhat staid image at the moment, but nothing could really be further from the truth. At it’s core Chess is a strategic war game and while it has attracted many fine and upstanding citizens to the joys of the board – there are quite a few notable players that you wouldn’t […]

May 012012
 

When the Oxford Press put together a series of “Top 10 Chess Players” from a series of different professions, they came to an extraordinary conclusion. Scientists aren’t very good at chess, in fact they couldn’t find 10 great chess playing scientists at all. One particularly notable omission from the (shortened) list was Einstein. Despite his […]

Apr 202012
 
Tournament Chess Equipment For Schools & Clubs Now In Stock

I will admit that it has taken us some time, but we now have high quantity, low priced stocks of plastic chess sets available on our website. We have managed to source bulk quantities which means we can supply these sets to schools, clubs and associations at extremely low prices. Visit The category page here […]

Jun 192011
 

A game of chess is played by two opponents who alternately move their pieces on the chessboard. The ultimate objective is to capture the other player’s king. Once your opponent has no legal moves, you have checkmated your opponent and have won the game. If neither player has any legal moves left, then the game […]