Events

Member Events

The Scarborough Chess Club (SCC) holds Chess Federation of Canada-rated tournaments on Thursday evenings (except July and August). Weekend tournaments are occasionally held. Most events use a Swiss pairing format except for the round robin format used for club championship games. Time controls vary depending on the event. Chess pieces, boards and clocks are provided by the club for the Thursday night tournaments.

For crosstables of ongoing and recently completed tournaments, click here.

More tournaments to be announced on an ongoing basis. Check the website regularly.

2019-2020 Tournament Schedule

Event Name Date of First Round Rounds
Howard Ridout Memorial Swiss  September 12, 2019 7
Falling Leaves Swiss October 31, 2019 7
Jack Frost Swiss January 9, 2020 6
Winter Swiss February 20, 2020 6
Club Championship & Reserves April 2, 2020 8
Spring into Summer Swiss May 28, 2019 5
 


Tournament Director: Omar Shah

What's On Now

Jack Frost Swiss

The third tournament of the club's tournament series, the Falling Leaves Swiss started on Thursday, January 9, 2020 and runs for 6 rounds, finishing on February 13, 2020. You can enter by emailing info@ScarboroughChessClub.ca or at the club prior play starting. As with all SCC tournaments, you can join in a later round and get byes for the rounds that you've missed.

Upcoming Events

Winter Swiss

The fourth tournament of the club's tournament series, the Winter Swiss starts on Thursday, February 20, 2020 and runs for 6 rounds, finishing on March 26, 2020. You can enter in advance by emailing info@ScarboroughChessClub.ca or at the club prior to the first round. As with all SCC tournaments, you can join in a later round and get byes for the rounds that you've missed.

Thursday Night Swisses

Thursday night tournaments run year round (except for the months of July and August). Members can join in a tournament at any time with byes. Please note that a CFC membership required for tournament play.

All Thursday night events are located at:

Birkdale Community Centre
1299 Ellesmere Road
Scarborough, Ontario, Canada

Please click here for a map to the clubhouse.