Crowborough Chess Club and the Worthing Knights Junior Chess Club both have online offerings which they are opening up to any Sussex Junior Chess player:
Worthing Knights Online tournaments
SJC Coach David Graham is running online tournaments on Thursdays; 5:15 – 6:45pm.
These are free and you can join in for as long as you wish; you do not have to play the whole 1.5 hours.
Crowborough Chess Club Online Chess Events
Nominal joining fee of £10 (covering September to December) gives access to the following:
Thursdays 5:30pm – 6:00pm – online training (beginners) via Zoom. Players may then join in with the Worthing Knights tournaments above.
Saturday Fortnightly – Under-16s can play as part of the Crowborough team in the Worldwide Junior event which takes place every other Saturday at 4:00pm with Zoom commentary (the next one is Sat 10th Oct)
You will also be able to play in the following events (open to juniors and adults)
- the weekly chess variant tournament Wednesdays at 6pm
- the weekly tournament on Fridays 6:30pm-9:00pm on lichess (with ZOOM call alongside for chat and banter)
- occasional Special Events such as commentary and participation in talks on world chess events, like the successful recent David Howell talk