Thamesmead Chess Club

Welcome to Thamesmead Chess: Where Strategy Meets Story!

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17:00-19:00 in The Nest

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About Us

Welcome to Thamesmead Chess Club, a vibrant and dynamic hub dedicated to popularizing the ancient game of chess in our community. Our goal is to create a thriving chess culture by organizing national and international tournaments, inviting chess celebrities and titled guests for exhibitions, and providing classes for both kids and adults.

It’s More than Just a Game

At Thamesmead Chess Club, we believe chess is more than just a game. It is a journey of strategy, intellectual growth, and personal achievement. Whether you are a novice looking to learn the basics or a seasoned player seeking to enhance your skills, our club is the perfect place to start and continue your chess journey.


Chess Enthusiasts

We take pride in fostering a supportive and inclusive environment where players of all ages and skill levels can come together to learn, compete, and connect. Our experienced and passionate team of instructors is committed to providing high-quality chess classes to help our members improve their understanding of the game and develop strategic thinking.

Advanced Tournaments for the Aspiring Chessmaster

For those who are ready to take their chess game to the next level, we offer a range of semi-professional and professional tournaments. These competitions provide valuable opportunities to challenge oneself, gain experience, and compete against some of the best players in the region and beyond.

Beyond the Board

Throughout the year, we also host special events featuring chess celebrities and titled guests. These exhibitions offer a unique chance to watch and learn from renowned players, further enriching the chess experience for our members and the wider community.

Your Gateway to a Grandmaster Journey

Whether you are a chess enthusiast with years of experience or someone looking to embark on a new hobby, Thamesmead Chess Club welcomes you with open arms. Join us as we create a chess revolution in Thamesmead and beyond, making this ancient game more accessible, enjoyable, and celebrated than ever before. Let us be your guide on your chess journey.

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