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 rapid
Congratulations to the placegetters:

1st - Jason Hu

=2nd - Ian Parsonage, Bruce Murray 

U2000-1700 - Ian Parsonage 

U1700-1400 - Ziah Mayne

U1400 - Anthony Fikh

Norths takes Little Board

For details see Click here.
  Purdy Memorial results

Blair Mandla won the 2015 John Purdy Memorial Trophy. CLICK HERE to see all the prizewinners and results.

  Norths Seniors result

Congratulations to Peter Abbott on winning the tournament. 

1st Peter Abbott 
=2nd Pertti Sirkka, Clive Lane, Rex Simmonds and Marek Baterowicz 
=Best U1400 Robert Laurie and Bosko Aleksovski

 Winter Swiss result

Congratulations to Christopher Ball for winning this new format.

See for detailed results.

 Norths leads Little and Big Boards

For details see Little Board results and Big Board results.

 2015 Club Championship results

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

Championship1st: Max Illingworth; 2nd: Michael Morris; 3rd: Malcolm Stephens
Candidates1st: Kristine Quek; =2nd: Joshua Behar and Frank Hutchings
Reserves A1st: Joe Chua; 2nd: Nick Cooper; =3rd David Stern and Mark Wilson
Reserves B1st: Parunithan Ranganathan; =2nd: David James, Luke Marsh
Reserves C1st: Norman Greenwood, in a tiebreak with 2nd: David Cook; =3rdRoger Jeffreys and Anthony Fikh 
Reserves D1stDanny Marcusson; 2nd: Fred Scheutz; 3rd: Matthew Carden

Reserves E: Dennis Mendigorin
Reserves E11st: Bruno Khodadi; =2nd: Leo Zhang and Greg Money
Reserves E21stDennis Mendigorin; 2nd: Alysha Chin; 3rd: Sebastian Bracks

 President's Message

Dear fellow Club members, 

Qualitatively, 2014 has surely been the greatest year ever in our Club’s illustrious 106 years long history ... 

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