Check the latest news  on the "What happened thie week ?" page.  This week saw big results and some of our league titles decidedi. Congratulations to the winners!

Leeds Chess Club's 2016 Leeds Chess Congress was held  15-17 July 2016 .  Results and reports will be found at their site. Keep an eye out at their website for news of the 2017 congress

The 2016 British Rapid Play Championships is now in the books, IM Richard Bates took the big prize. Check their site for a detailed report.

Quick Links


This is the homepage of the Leeds Chess Association. 

We organise chess competitions and promote chess in the Leeds area. 

On these pages you'll find details of chess clubs in our area and links to other useful sites. 

If you want to check the latest fixtures, results or League tables, please go to the  Chessnuts website.  

Congratulations to all our 2016-2017 champions:



Runners Up

Division 1

Leeds CCCC A

Moortown A

Division 2

Copperworks B

Alwoodley B

Division 3

Rose Forgrove D

Limewood & Scarcroft A

Mini League

Limewood and Scarcroft 1



Moortown 1


Arjay Trophy

Rose Forgrove 1

Moortown 1

Arjay Plate

Alwoodley 1

Moortown 2

Team Lightning



Norman Ellis

Ian Hunter


Ken Appleby

Ian Strickland


Gambit Trophy

RIchard Hardy