Youtube Streamers

African Chess Lounge – FI Reuben Salimu

The Channel is an outlet of ACL and Curro Durbanville Chess Academy so it’s primarily a chess learning channel for kids and adults. It’s an extension of the Fide Endorsed Chess Academy run by Fide Instructor Reuben Salimu.

CalvinKlaasenChess – FM Calvin Klaasen

Hi everyone!! My name is Calvin Klaasen and I’m a Fide Chess Master. I do live chess streams on and this is where you can find all my recorded shows. If you are a chess lover then this is definitely the channel to watch! Enjoy 🙂

Cape Town Chess Academy –

Welcome to Cape Town Chess Academy
The Academy provides small group chess training to beginner, intermediate and advanced level chess players. The chess training is provided by a team of professional chess trainers and follows a structured, multi-year training curriculum which will be delivered through a hybrid system of contact sessions, video conferencing and remote learning using smart devices. Go to for more info and registration


Chess Coaching and Commentating. We are coaches in South Africa. We are currently a team of 4 and we have a Female National instructor from Costa Rica. We make learning fun and easy.

Elite Chess –

Helping chess players win chess tournaments and gain chess rating points.


Welcome! I’m WCM Rebecca Selkirk, one of South Africa’s top female chess players, and a chess and variety streamer on Twitch. You can get stream highlights, educational content, and updates about my own chess journey here on YouTube, or check out the links below for social media updates and to catch my streams live.

James Dinham

A channel dedicated to improving viewers chess skills! Analysis of top chess games from top GMs or just random subscribers. Games against viewers, rating speed runs and much more fun stuff can also be found on this channel 🙂


Learn chess with us! From the streets to the classroom we teach chess theory, chess improvement, self study and the psychological aspects of chess. Also find content on the what’s happening in chess in Africa and Worldwide.


I love chess and music and hope to share some of our country’s culture in both respects. I am a BMus piano student at NWU Potchefstroom. I played provincial chess for KwaZulu-Natal, North West and Western Cape growing up and have always held an admiration for the game’s aesthetic and ability to blow away our imaginations. In any case, I appreciate any input, suggestions or ideas for collaborations. Fell free to mail me your ideas or suggestions for games I should analyze (South African games please).

Team South Africa (Malan Steenkamp)

This channel brings you chess content for Team SA team (and some Clash of Clans) by Malan Steenkamp. Malan is the leading online chess organiser and promoter in South Africa, hosting weekly Chess SA Rated online tournaments on Lichess and

ThinkChess –

ThinkChess is a leading chess academy in Jo’burg, South Africa. Our team of coaches has a long history of grooming young talents in South Africa. We’ve been part of their success in both the national and international front and what’s more, is that we are committed to not only educate our learners in chess but also support their emotional and academic growth.

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