Check the latest news weekly on the  new "What happened thie week ?" page. I try to update each Thursday, as soon as all the week's results are in.

The draws for the first round of the MIni League and Rapid Play Leagues on 26 October are now up on Chessnuts

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 moving to s new venue this year, still in Leeds - Temple Moor School.  The dates are 12-13 November 2016

The Team Lightning on 21 September was won by Pudsey - see "What Happened this Week" for more details.

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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 competition winners for 2015-16

League Division 1  -  Leeds CCCC A

League Division 2 -  Rose Forgrove A

League Division 3 -  Moortown B

Mini League - Alwoodley M1

Rapid Play League - Moortown 1

Arjay Trophy - Pudsey 1

Arjay Plate - Leeds CCCC 2

Team Lightning - Moortown

Norman Ellis - Mike Bramson (Pudsey)

Ken Appleby - Peter Farrell  (Rose Forgrove)

Gambit Trophy -  Clive Davies (Rose Forgrove)