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(Established since 1959)
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2018 Respini Tournament (23/09/18)

The 2018 Respini Tournament has now commenced. You can obtain copies of the playing schedules for each division from the Respini Tournament page.

Round 2 PGN's from B & C divisions have been added.

Calendar of Events changes (09/08/18)

Owing to Drabble House being unavailable for premises upgrade, the Metro Chess Club will be closed on the 27th of September & the 4th of October. The Calendar of Events has been updated to reflect these changes.



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): $75.00

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