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A list of where you can play Chess on the Isle of Wight!

Chess is thriving on the IOW with many local groups playing on a weekly or monthly basis. All of the groups below welcome newcomers and have mixed abilities. Go along, meet some new people and get into Chess! 
Please get in touch if you would like to submit a new chess event or amend one listed here hello
@iowchess.com
 

MONDAY

RYDE LAWN AND TENNIS CLUB

11AM TO 12.30PM

Casual play in the tennis club house, free parking is available.

FRESHWATER CONSERVATIVE CLUB

6.30PM TO 8PM

Adults £2, Juniors £1, free to Con Club members

TUESDAY

SHANKLIN 50 PLUS CENTRE

12PM TO 4PM

info@vectischess.com

Near the train station and car park

COWES LIBRARY

2PM TO 5PM

Come and play and learn from others. Children must be accompanied by an adult at all times.

ONLINE CLUB ECF RATED BLITZ

8PM  

5 Round Swiss. All games ECF online rated. LICHESS

A 60 Min Arena will start after this ends, approx 9.30pm - This is not ECF Rated

WEDNESDAY

RYDE LIBRARY

5PM TO 7PM

Paid parking available at Co-op or on the street nearby. Children must be accompanied by an adult at all times.

VENTNOR LIBRARY

TBC

THURSDAY

BRADING COMMUNITY CENTRE

10AM TO 1PM

info@vectischess.com

SANDOWN LIBRARY

2.30PM TO 5PM

 Children must be accompanied by an adult.

FRIDAY

RYDE - THE YELF'S HOTEL

 6PM TO 9PM

On Union street Ryde. Parking on Union street free from 6pm

SATURDAY

COWES LIBRARY

10AM TO 3PM

First Saturday of the month

Come and play and learn from others. Children must be accompanied by an adult at all times.

VENTNOR BETTER DAYS CAFE

1PM ONWARDS

Come and play and learn from others.

NEWPORT INDEPENDENT ARTS CENTRE

12PM TO 1.30PM

Aimed at over 65 and under 16

Children under 12must be accompanied by an adult at all times. Check their Facebook for details.

SUNDAY

ONLINE CLUB RAPID ARENA - NOT ECF RATED

FROM 8PM

LICHESS - Play as much or as little as you want up to 10pm. Most points at 10pm is the winner.

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