Dundee Chess Club

The club meets at St Peters Free Church, 4St Peters Street Dundee from 7.00pm every Tuesday throughout the Winter.

There are coaching sessions for juniors and adults from 6.30pm.
Dundee Chess Club has 4 teams in the TAFCA League and has entered the Richardson Cup.
The Dundee Chess Club Championship is open to all members.
Matches normally take place on the first Tuesday of each month.

Championship Draw and games

For round 2 draw click here. Find round 1 games here. ...

Club Championship 2020-21

The Club Championship starts this Tuesday 22nd December 7:30pm. If you are not able to play on this date… Read More ...

Newport Knights B  4-0  Dundee E

Newport Knights B  4-0  Dundee E  D Cairns 1391  1-0  H Meadows 870 S Finnie 1340  1-0  P Gibson… Read More ...

Dundee D 2-2 Kirkcaldy B

A Woodcock  1343  ½-½  P Anderson 1325 T Rosazza 1220  0-1  E Henderson 1282 A Kennan 1200(e)  1-0  P… Read More ...

Back In Business

It’s been a long and very difficult period for everyone, some much more than others of course. Hopefully everyone… Read More ...

Club Chess

Due to the current COVID situation we cannot play over the board chess at St Peters as the church… Read More ...


About Dundee Chess Club.

Dundee Chess Club was founded in 1847 and is the leading chess club in the area, being the third oldest club in Scotland.   We organise chess events and activities for all standards of players,  including coaching for both juniors and adults.

We participate in the premier Scottish team event, the Richardson Cup, and enter teams in the Tayside & Fife Chess League (current holders of the Division 1 Championship) and other events including the Scottish National League (where teams are entered jointly with the local Castlehill Chess Club)
With members ranging from Grandmaster to novice we welcome players of all ages and all abilities. Casual games, competitions and tournaments are played in a welcoming and friendly atmosphere.
Why not come along and bring a friend with you!?

For more information you can contact us click here.

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Richardson Cup January 2018

Dundee Chess Club: Richardson Cup 2017-18 Report Dundee were drawn this year against a very strong Bon Accord team… Read More ...

SNCL Rounds 3 and 4 November 2017

Report: Scottish National Chess League, Rounds 3 and 4, November 26th 2017: Dundee City   Following their outstanding start… Read More ...
World Seniors Championship 6-19th 2017

World Seniors Championship 6-19th 2017

World Senior Chess Championship, Acqui Terme, Italy, 6-19th November 2017 Five intrepid Scots headed out to Italy for 11… Read More ...

SNCL Rounds 1 and 2 October 2017

Scottish National Chess League 2017-18, Dundee City, Rounds 1 and 2, October 29th, 2017 – Report   Chess players… Read More ...

David Findlay Simul October 2017

Pictures and report from the Simul by David Findlay Tuesday night’s simultaneous was very successful. David Findlay played 18… Read More ...

Bobby Gow Memorial Sept 2017

The 14th Bobby Gow Memorial was a great event with Dundee chess club turning up to play against  Castlehill… Read More ...


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