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British Columbia Chess Federation

Welcome to the home of the BCCF on the web. Use the links above and to the far left to find a chess club to visit or a chess tournament to play in. If you'd like to know about events that have concluded, check out the BCCF Bulletin. Use the search below to find documents containing specific words or combinations of words, including player's names. For example: Magnus Carlsen or even specific openings like the Sicilian Defence or Ruy Lopez.

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Next Chess Tournament - 2020 BC Open, Richmond, February 15-17, 2020

Next Chess TournamentNext Chess Tournament - 2020 BC Open, Richmond, February 15-17, 2020

Weekly Chess Events - Ongoing
Vancouver Chess School Weekly Quad tournaments


2020 BC Open Richmond, February 15-17, 2020

BCCF Youth Championship Vancouver, March 14-15, 2020

Stan Rogers Memorial Chilliwack, Saturday April 4th, 2020

14th Annual Grand Pacific Open Victoria, April 10-13, 2020

45th Annual Keres Memorial Richmond, May 16-18, 2020

BC Senior and Adult Championships Victoria, June 12-14, 2020

Vernon Open Vernon, July 3-5, 2020

BC vs Alberta Match Vernon, July 3-5, 2020

Please go to the BCCF Chess Club Page for any information on chess clubs in B.C.

About the BCCF

The British Columbia Chess Federation is a society whose purposes are
- to extend and foster interest in chess throughout the Province.
- to assist and co-ordinate the affairs and activities of chess clubs in the Province.
- to assist in the settlement of chess disputes within the Province.

Mailing address: Mr. Paul Leblanc, Treasurer BC Chess Federation, 1012 Spiritwood Place, Victoria, BC V8Y 1C6

The BCCF website is currently maintained by Len Molden
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The Full English Opening: Mastering the Fundamentals

Opening Repertoire: The English

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