Welcome to the South African Chess Hub

Welcome to the South African Chess Hub, the FREE  online chess community where you will find the latest chess events, directory listing of coaches and clubs near you and lots of other chess information!!
Our mission is to promote and develop chess in South Africa as a sport, recreational and educational activity by increasing participation in chess related activities thereby increasing opportunities for local chess players and coaches.

Featured events

Cape of Good Hope 2023 Open Championship (Cape Town)

Events Calendar

Upcoming chess events in South Africa

CAPE OF GOOD HOPE 2023

CAPE OF GOOD HOPE 2023

28/01/2023 - 29/01/2023    
09:00 - 17:00
R200.00
Cape of Good Hope 2023 Chess Championship   CLICK HERE FOR TOURNAMENT BROCHURE   Date:  28, 29 January 2023 Venue:  Kannemeyer Primary School Venue Map: [...]
29 Jan

Team South Africa - Chess.com ARENA

29/01/2023    
19:30 - 21:00
Team South Africa on Chess.com ARENA Sundays at 7:30pm ALSO see demo: https://youtu.be/g2EU5uW9nJc 
The Classics – Alexander Alekhine Edition with GM MILOJE RATKOVIC

The Classics – Alexander Alekhine Edition with GM MILOJE RATKOVIC

31/01/2023    
18:00 - 20:00
Mzansi Chess Academy presents The Classics – Alexander Alekhine Edition with GM MILOJE RATKOVIC Serbian Junior Champion in 2014 Achieved a performance rating of 2753 [...]
31 Jan

Randburg New Year Swiss 2023 (1 of 7)

31/01/2023    
19:30 - 22:00
Randburg Chess Club New Year Swiss 2023 Seven Round Swiss OTB Tournament Dates - 31 January to 14 March 2023 Each Tuesday evening at 19:15 [...]
01 Feb

Team South Africa - Chess.com BLITZ Swiss

Team South Africa on Chess.com We have over 8000 members! Let us get active with the many Tournaments. This one being Wednesdays at 7pm ALSO [...]
The Classics – Alexander Alekhine Edition with GM MILOJE RATKOVIC

The Classics – Alexander Alekhine Edition with GM MILOJE RATKOVIC

02/02/2023    
18:00 - 20:00
Mzansi Chess Academy presents The Classics – Alexander Alekhine Edition with GM MILOJE RATKOVIC Serbian Junior Champion in 2014 Achieved a performance rating of 2753 [...]
123rd Friday Night Blitz (FREE)

123rd Friday Night Blitz (FREE)

03/02/2023    
19:00 - 20:30
South African Chess Hub presents 123rd Friday Night Weekly Blitz Arena   Elite Format - 3+2 with berserk Tournament link: https://lichess.org/tournament/xfCVTJOW   Join our Whatsapp [...]
04 Feb
05 Feb

Team South Africa - Chess.com ARENA

05/02/2023    
19:30 - 21:00
Team South Africa on Chess.com ARENA Sundays at 7:30pm ALSO see demo: https://youtu.be/g2EU5uW9nJc 
The Classics – Alexander Alekhine Edition with GM MILOJE RATKOVIC

The Classics – Alexander Alekhine Edition with GM MILOJE RATKOVIC

07/02/2023    
18:00 - 20:00
Mzansi Chess Academy presents The Classics – Alexander Alekhine Edition with GM MILOJE RATKOVIC Serbian Junior Champion in 2014 Achieved a performance rating of 2753 [...]
07 Feb

Randburg New Year Swiss 2023 (2 of 7)

07/02/2023    
19:30 - 22:00
Randburg Chess Club New Year Swiss 2023 Seven Round Swiss OTB Tournament Dates - 31 January to 14 March 2023 Each Tuesday evening at 19:15 [...]
08 Feb

Team South Africa - Chess.com BLITZ Swiss

Team South Africa on Chess.com We have over 8000 members! Let us get active with the many Tournaments. This one being Wednesdays at 7pm ALSO [...]
The Classics – Alexander Alekhine Edition with GM MILOJE RATKOVIC

The Classics – Alexander Alekhine Edition with GM MILOJE RATKOVIC

09/02/2023    
18:00 - 20:00
Mzansi Chess Academy presents The Classics – Alexander Alekhine Edition with GM MILOJE RATKOVIC Serbian Junior Champion in 2014 Achieved a performance rating of 2753 [...]
124th Friday Night Blitz (FREE)

124th Friday Night Blitz (FREE)

10/02/2023    
19:00 - 20:30
South African Chess Hub presents 124th Friday Night Weekly Blitz Arena   Elite Format - 3+0 with berserk Tournament link:  https://lichess.org/tournament/1I9d2u86   Join our Whatsapp [...]
LAERSKOOL WELGEMOED RAPID 2023

LAERSKOOL WELGEMOED RAPID 2023

11/02/2023    
08:15 - 15:30
LAERSKOOL WELGEMOED RAPID 2023   Date: 11th Feb 2023 Venue: Welgemoed Primary School Venue: http://bit.ly/2zrbTtu Registration: https://tinyurl.com/RAPID2023   CLICK HERE TO DOWNLOAD TOURNAMENT BROCHURE   [...]
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