Welcome to the Hermanus Chess Club

The Hermanus Chess Club was first founded in 2016, and has been growing ever since. Our main goal is to help grow chess in Hermanus as well as the greater Overberg region, by engaging in numerous chess development programs for both youth and federation players. The club is situated at the Hermanus Sports Club, and we are open every Thursday afternoon from 15:30 until 18:00 in the evening. If you are interested in joining the club and becoming a member, head on over to our membership page or send us an email. Membership fees are R120 per year for both junior and senior players.

Our History

Hermanus Chess Club

The Hermanus Chess Club was founded in 2016 and has been growing ever since. Our goal is to help grow the game of chess in the local area of Hermanus, aswell as in the greater Overstrand and Overberg Region. We have competed in various club championships and club leagues, such as the 2021 OCF Chess league. We have also hosted local tournaments and online arena's. We welcome anyone interested in playing to come and join us every Thursday.

Daily Puzzle

Courtesy of lichess.org

Exco Members

Martin Brink Chairman

Chairman

Martin Brink

Hennie Greeff Vice Chair

Vice-Chair

Hennie Greeff

Ethan Higham Secretary

Secretary

Ethan Higham

Philip Hough Treasurer

Treasurer

Philip Hough

Hermanus Chess Club at the 2021 Western Cape Club Championships
Outdoor chess at the Hermanus Sports Club
Outdoor chess at the Hermanus Sports Club
Outdoor chess at the Hermanus Sports Club
Outdoor chess at the Hermanus Sports Club
Chess at Onrus Manor Retirement Village
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