Worthing Chess Club


Latest News

Christmas Rapid Tournament – Monday 20th December

Starts 7:45, please register by 7:30

5 rounds

Round 1 starts 7:45 and later rounds will start 5 mins after the previous finishes

Time limit 5 minutes plus 3 seconds increment per player

Swiss pairings

The newly formed Shoreham Chess club is holding a rapidplay on Sat 4th December – more information

We are a friendly chess club with a growing membership, we welcome players of all ages and strengths.
Our membership ranges from the enthusiastic novice up to county strength players with grades ranging from 40 to 200. We also have a small, but growing, number of juniors.
From September to June we hold club nights every Monday at The Tarring Club (see map below) from 7:20pm for friendly games, club competitions and league matches.
Worthing field four teams in the Mid Sussex League - three in Division 1; and one in Division 3.
We also run several internal club tournaments which are open to all paid-up members.

Latest News

Worthing win the inaugural Mid Sussex Online League

Congratulations to Worthing 1 - Dave Graham, Alec Hedger, Rakesh Nair and George Neale - for a great result. Brilliant ...
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Mid Sussex League Lichess Tournament

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Over the Board Chess Suspended Until January

Over the Board Chess Suspended Until January Update 23rd August 2020The Tarring Club has recently re-opened which is a positive ...
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Find Us

The Tarring Club
118-122 Pavilion Road,
Worthing, BN14 7EL
For the chess club use the entrance on St Elmo Road; proceed up the stairs and turn left to the Forster Room. 
If you wish to access the Tarring Club bar you will need to press the buzzer on the ground floor for entry.