This is the Swale Chess Club Championship site, where you can find up to date League table(s)

as well as a schedule of Club Championship games and members' grades


 The Championship ( Brian Turner Cup) will be in two stages:

Stage 1 will be an All Play All - when this has completed those players occupying the top half of the table will proceed to the Championship 2nd Stage, where they will play each other with colours reversed from Stage 1

The same shall apply to the players in the bottom half of the table except that they will play for the Club Plate Trophy

The rate of play will be 35 moves in 75 minutes followed by 15 minutes quick play unless otherwise agreed and ALL points scored in Stage A will carry forward to Stage B


Full rules can be found here : Swale Championship 2016


Swale Championship Table 2016/17 as we start Stage 2


Swale Plate Table 2016/17 as we start Stage 2




Swale Championship Schedule

All Stage 1 games should all be completed by the end of March 2017

Please inform the Tournament Controller asap if you will be unable to play any game




Club Grades

The English Chess Federation Grading list is published twice a year, in January and July.


Club AGM minutes can be seen here : AGM 2016