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 South African chess events and lots of other chess information!!

Featured events

Curro Chess Open Online Rapid (08 June 2024) - Lichess.org (open to ALL learners)
JMC Trinity Little Falls Tournament (02 June 2024) - Roodepoort, Gauteng
Evaton Primary School Chess Club International Chess Day Tournament (20 July 2024) - Evaton West, Gauteng

Events Calendar

Upcoming chess events in South Africa

Chess In The Park (Greenpoint, Cape Town)

Chess In The Park (Greenpoint, Cape Town)

Anyone and everyone is welcome. We have 10 boards and 4 clocks. If you want you can bring along your board and or clocks you [...]
Wednesday Social at Chariots Bar

Wednesday Social at Chariots Bar

19/06/2024    
17:30 - 20:30
Join us for a delightful midweek chess escape at Chariots Bar every Wednesday from 5:30 pm to 8:00 pm! Our Wednesday Socials are a perfect [...]
195th Friday Night Blitz (FREE)

195th Friday Night Blitz (FREE)

21/06/2024    
19:00 - 20:30
South African Chess Hub presents 195th Friday Night Weekly Blitz Arena   Friday Night Blitz - 3+2 with berserk Tournament link:  https://lichess.org/tournament/WccbcmBj     Join [...]
Chess In The Park (Greenpoint, Cape Town)

Chess In The Park (Greenpoint, Cape Town)

Anyone and everyone is welcome. We have 10 boards and 4 clocks. If you want you can bring along your board and or clocks you [...]
Wednesday Social at Chariots Bar

Wednesday Social at Chariots Bar

26/06/2024    
17:30 - 20:30
Join us for a delightful midweek chess escape at Chariots Bar every Wednesday from 5:30 pm to 8:00 pm! Our Wednesday Socials are a perfect [...]
196th Friday Night Blitz (FREE)

196th Friday Night Blitz (FREE)

28/06/2024    
19:00 - 20:30
South African Chess Hub presents 196th Friday Night Weekly Blitz Arena   Friday Night Blitz - 3+0 with berserk Tournament link:  https://lichess.org/tournament/Dc3ZgqYE     Join [...]
Chess In The Park (Greenpoint, Cape Town)

Chess In The Park (Greenpoint, Cape Town)

Anyone and everyone is welcome. We have 10 boards and 4 clocks. If you want you can bring along your board and or clocks you [...]
Wednesday Social at Chariots Bar

Wednesday Social at Chariots Bar

03/07/2024    
17:30 - 20:30
Join us for a delightful midweek chess escape at Chariots Bar every Wednesday from 5:30 pm to 8:00 pm! Our Wednesday Socials are a perfect [...]
197th Friday Night Blitz (FREE)

197th Friday Night Blitz (FREE)

05/07/2024    
19:00 - 20:30
South African Chess Hub presents 197th Friday Night Weekly Blitz Arena   Friday Night Blitz - 3+2 with berserk Tournament link:  https://lichess.org/tournament/2MaJx13D     Join [...]
Wednesday Social at Chariots Bar

Wednesday Social at Chariots Bar

10/07/2024    
17:30 - 20:30
Join us for a delightful midweek chess escape at Chariots Bar every Wednesday from 5:30 pm to 8:00 pm! Our Wednesday Socials are a perfect [...]
198th Friday Night Blitz (FREE)

198th Friday Night Blitz (FREE)

12/07/2024    
19:00 - 20:30
South African Chess Hub presents 198th Friday Night Weekly Blitz Arena   Friday Night Blitz - 3+0 with berserk Tournament link:  https://lichess.org/tournament/iCiiqt3Q     Join [...]
Wednesday Social at Chariots Bar

Wednesday Social at Chariots Bar

17/07/2024    
17:30 - 20:30
Join us for a delightful midweek chess escape at Chariots Bar every Wednesday from 5:30 pm to 8:00 pm! Our Wednesday Socials are a perfect [...]
199th Friday Night Blitz (FREE)

199th Friday Night Blitz (FREE)

19/07/2024    
19:00 - 20:30
South African Chess Hub presents 199th Friday Night Weekly Blitz Arena   Friday Night Blitz - 3+2 with berserk Tournament link:  https://lichess.org/tournament/iCiiqt3Q     Join [...]
International Chess Day Tournament by Evaton Primary School Chess Club

International Chess Day Tournament by Evaton Primary School Chess Club

20/07/2024    
08:00 - 18:00
R50.00 - R200.00
International Chess Day Tournament Evaton Primary School Chess Club Evaton Primary School Chess Club is hosting a tournament on the 20th July 2024 on the [...]
Wednesday Social at Chariots Bar

Wednesday Social at Chariots Bar

24/07/2024    
17:30 - 20:30
Join us for a delightful midweek chess escape at Chariots Bar every Wednesday from 5:30 pm to 8:00 pm! Our Wednesday Socials are a perfect [...]
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