Due to the Presidential Declaration of a State of Disaster in South Africa in response to the COVID-19 pandemic and the implementation of the current national lockdown regulations, Chess Western Province has suspended all over the board chess activities until further notice.
Affiliated clubs and players are not allowed to host or participate in any over the board chess events without the approval of the regional Covid-19 Compliance Officer.
We encourage all clubs and players to participate in the scheduled online chess activities.
Chess Western Province is the regional body responsible for the control and administration of chess in the Cape Town Metropole under the auspices of Chess South Africa. We manage all the premier chess events in the Cape Town Metropole including the Cape of Good Hope Open, Western Province Open, Western Province Closed and Western Province Chess League.
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