Welcome to the Harrogate Chess Club, we are a small and friendly chess club which caters for players of all ages and abilities. If you wish to learn to play we can help you with the basics and to improve your game overall.

chess piecesNew players are always welcome to come along on club nights and play friendly games with other members.

The club meets at the Convent of the Holy Child, off Oatlands Drive, Harrogate every Monday night between 7pm and 11pm throughout the season, which runs from September through to June.

There is now a dedicated junior club that meets on Wednesday nights at Oatlands WMC. The club is currently limited to twenty members and there is a waiting list. For more information please click on the Harrogate Junior Chess tab.

We have a two month break every year.We also run various evening leagues
between local clubs and a county league at the weekend.

It's Your Move!

The Chess Club,
Apley Grange
35 Oatlands Drive, 
HG2 8PU.

Please contact
the club secretary on
 01423 538142 or email harrogatechessclub@hotmail.co.uk

Enquries about junior chess (children up to 12 years) should be made to harrogatejuniorchessclub@gmail.com

Players aged 13-18 are welcome at the main chess club.