Welcome to the 2017 inter-school chess competitions.

This year the Trust will be running the Competitive team competitions in term 2 followed by the Social and Girls' team competitions in term 3. These competitions are for teams of four players. The Competitive and Social team competitions are for Year 1-6 and Year 7-8 pupils. The Girls' team competitions are for Year 1-6, Year 7-8 and Year 9-13 pupils. Entries for the team competitions are now closed. Late entries are welcome and will be placed on a waiting list should additional space become available.

Following the team competitions we will be running year group competitions for individual players. Entries for the individual competitions close on Friday 1 September.

The entry form and rules information is available at the bottom of this page.

Below is the schedule of competitions. For more information, click/tap the 'timetable' link on the far right of the table.


Week Date Level Venue Schools
9 Tuesday
June 27
1-6
7-8
Te Hāpua
Halswell Centre
All schools entered in the Competitive Team Competitions timetable
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5 Tuesday
August 22
7-8 Te Hāpua
Halswell Centre
All schools entered in the Year 7-8 Social Team Competitions timetable
5 Wednesday
August 23
1-6 Te Hāpua
Halswell Centre
Aidanfield, Burnham, Cashmere, Dorie, Fendalton, Halswell, Home Educators, Ladbrooks, Lincoln timetable
5 Thursday
August 24
1-6 Te Hāpua
Halswell Centre
Cotswold, Medbury, Middleton Grange, Russley, Seven Oaks, South New Brighton, Waihi, Waimari, Waitākiri, West Melton timetable
6 Wednesday
August 30
All Selwyn House All schools entered in the Girls' Team Competitions timetable
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9 Tuesday
September 19
All Te Hāpua
Halswell Centre
All schools entered in the Individual Year Group Competitions
Saturday
October 14
All All schools entered in the Girls' Individual Year Group Competitions

Our contact email address is entries@canterburychess.school.nz



Entry Form and Rules


Entry Form for the Team Competitions


Entry Form for the Individual Competitions


Rules for the Team and Individual Competitions


Rules for the New Zealand Chess Federation Interschool Competitions