An initiative to promote chess in the Glenwood community has been undertaken with a chess club at Glenwood Preparatory School. Club matches shall commence at 18h30 every Friday. The Glenwood Chess Club aims to uplift youth chess by providing a platform for participation and competition. Tournaments hosted by the club will be rated.
Venue: Glenwood Preparatory School, Bath Road (The Hopper room)
Mikhail Moiseyevich Botvinnik (17 August 1911 - 5 May 1995), was World
Champion from 1948 to 1957; 1958 - 1960; and 1961 to 1963. Botvinnik
was know as the "Patriarch of the Soviet Chess School", his students
included Kasparov, Karpov and Kramnik. Glenwood Chess Chess Club
celebrates Botvinnik's contributions to chess with a 7 round swiss
tournament. The time control for the tournament is 90/90. Please
complete the online registration to enter the tournament.