|About||Chess club for both adults and children.|
Broadland Chess Club meets every Monday and Wednesday evening @7:30pm at The Kings Head, Wroxham Rd, Coltishall, Near Norwich. Thursday evening is also a chess night for league fixtures.
The club has over 40 members making us one of the largest chess clubs in the UK. We have 5 league teams, playing in every division of the Norfolk League, and pride ourselves on having numerous females, seniors and juniors members.
All members have the opportunity to play in club tournaments and to play in team events, in addition stronger players run regular coaching sessions for all club members.
Last season, 2016/17, the club won the Norfolk Division One League, the Norfolk & Suffolk Cup, the Williamson cup and the Norfolk Rapidplay Handicap Cup.
We pride ourselves on having several members that have won individual tournament, one of our members was the Norfolk Champion in 2016, One of our junior members has played in International Tournaments.
BCC is also proud to be affiliated to the Broadland Dementia Action Alliance and to raising awareness of dementia by using the Sprowston Dementia Friendly logo on its correspondence and websites. The club is working towards being inclusive to those experiencing memory problems as playing chess and is a recognised way of preventing cognition decline.
Those interested in becoming a member are welcome to turn up informally on a Monday or Wednesday night, or use the contact button above for more information.
We can also now be found on Twitter https://twitter.com/BroadlandClub