The Wellington Chess Club


The Wellington Chess Club meets every Thursday evening (excluding January) from 7:30pm at the Wellington Bridge Club, 17 Tinakori Road Thorndon (see map below). Please note that play is suspended during Covid-19 alert level 2 or higher (we meet online only when normal play is suspended).

Please don't park at the Bridge Club, there's plenty of parking on Thorndon Quay (under the motorway) just a short walk away.

What's Hot Right Now

The Julian Mazur Memorial is interrupted (our old friend Covid) after 4 rounds with Nic Croad and Anthony Ker leading on 4/4. Some players have annotated a few games and these are available here. An online tournament is running on Thursday 19th August

What's Coming Up

The club is running the North Island Rapid on September 25th at the Bridge Club. See the NZCF Calendar to enter and check the latest entries. (Or you can have a peek directly here.

Last update: 19th August 2021

Club Captain Ian Sellen's blog is a good alternative Wellington Chess Club web resource.