New Members Always Welcome!

norths chess club is proud to be one of the oldest chess clubs in Australia (formed in 1908), and welcomes new members of all abilities. The club meets weekly (mostly Tuesday evenings) at norths 12 Abbott Street, Cammeray, NSW.

Check the calendar below for our schedule.
 norths leads in Big and Little Boards

We have a slender lead in round one of the Big Board, and a larger margin in the Little Board.


  Club Championship results

Congratulations to Club Champion Michael Morris with a perfect score of 11/11, and to all other placegetters.

Championship1st: Michael Morris; 2nd: Thomas Xuan; 3rd: Julian Kuan
Candidates1st: Jan Roksvold on tiebreak over 2nd: Pertti Sirkka; 3rd: Steve Garner
Reserves A1st: Justin Vowles; =2nd: Chris Sparks, Mick Zekic
Reserves B1st:Michael Roberts; 2nd: David James; 3rd: Mark Wilson
Reserves C1stMichael Pogrebinsky; 2nd: Roy Banicevic; 3rd: Bosko Aleksovski 
Reserves D1stJoe Chua in a playoff with 2nd: Max Mikkelsen and David Marsh
Reserves E1st: Tristan Weijermars in a playoff with 2nd: John Baker; 3rd: Neil Ashworth



President's Message

Dear fellow Club members,

2013 has been another golden year for our Club Read more.



 norths wins Board of Education

A team made up of the chess clubs of Sydney's universities visited northsCLICK HERE for details of the 17-12 win.
Purdy Memorial results
 
Anton Smirnov won the John Purdy Memorial Trophy. CLICK HERE to see all the prizewinners and results.
Winter Ladder result

Congratulations to dual winner Padmanabhan Sundararajan (Sundar), finishing highest on the ladder and having the best strike rate.

  Congratulations on winning the norths seniors tournament

=1st: WIM Biljana Dekic and Pertti Sirkka. Biljana is winner of the Ford/Greenwood Trophy on a tiebreak
3rd: Frank Hutchings
Best U1800: Paul Glissan
Best U1600: Steve Steinitz