Metro Chess Club METROPOLITAN CHESS CLUB
(Established since 1959)
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Metro Club Lightning Tournament (21/08/16)

The Metro Club Lightning tournament was held on the 18th of August.

Congratulations to: Ihsan Ferozkohi - 2016 Metro Club Lightning Champion


New page added for the Bernard Anton Shield (14/08/16)

A new page for the Bernard Anton Shield has been added to the menu above. Please note that some of the information on this page is missing at the moment and will be added in when it becomes available.



Club Information

Venue Drabble House behind Nedlands Public Library

Time Thursday at 7:30 PM

Enquiries Peter Roza (Secretary) Phone: (h) 9291 7609

General This club is currently the largest (membership) senior chess club in Western Australia with over 40 members. The playing strength of members range from State Champions to adult beginners and juniors.

Naturally, the Metro Club is affiliated with the CAWA (Chess Association of Western Australia) which in turn is affiliated with the ACF (Australian Chess Federation). Club members must therefore be financial members of the CAWA to enjoy the benefit of participating in Australian rated tournaments held at the club.

Many members support the club through representation in the Harris/Edwardes Trophy Inter-Club competition. The Metro Club has won the Premier Division on many occasions since the competition began in 1958.

Our members are also keen to play in the WA Grand Prix events that are organised by the CAWA over selected weekends.

Annual Subscription: Adults: $110.00
Concessions: $95.00
Students (under 18): $80.00
Note: $5 discount applies for early payment (end of August).

Club Activities: Varied chess tournaments
Chess instruction/lectures
Inter-Club competition
Social chess

Provisions Include: Chess boards and pieces
Chess clocks
Score sheets
Excellent library
Tea and biscuits
Vehicle parking

Other Attractions: Central location
Good club rooms
Good range of player strength