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.
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.
- to promote and support provincial championships.
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Upcoming Chess Events
See coming events page for full details (links to websites etc.)
- Vancity Rapid January 2023, January 8, 2023, UBC
- FRASER VALLEY RAPID 2, January 14, 2023, Langley
- Greater Vancouver Chess Tournament I (CFC rated), Jan 20, 21 & 22, 2023
- 2023 BC Open, 18-20 February 2023 (Family Day Weekend), Richmond, BC
- 16th Annual Grand Pacific Open, April 7-10, 2023 (Easter), Victoria
- 2023 Okanagan Open, May 5-7, 2023, Salmon Arm
- 2023 BC vs Alberta Match, May 5-7, 2023, Salmon Arm
- 47th Annual Keres Memorial, May 20-22, 2023, Richmond
- Canada Day Open, Jul 1-3, 2023, Richmond
- BC vs Washington Match, Jul 1-3, 2023, Richmond
Recurring events are listed on the coming events page.
There are also possibly events that dates have been set for but are still in the planning process, also on the coming events page.
Daily Chess Puzzle
- January 3, 2023: Bulletins 430 and 431.
- December 15, 2022: Fraser Valley Rapid, Fraser Valley CC, Nelson CC, Central Kootenay CC.
- December 8, 2022: Vanity January Rapid, FRASER VALLEY RAPID 2, Fraser Valley Chess Club
- November 15, 2022: Fraser Valley Rapid, Greater Vancouver Open, Canada Day Open, BC - WA Match
- November 9, 2022: 2023 BC Senior Open
- November 8, 2022: Langley Senior and Penny Chess Clubs, Bulletin 429
- November 2, 2022: BC - Alberta Match
- October 31, 2022: Okanagan Open, Comox Chess Day, Bulletin 428
- October 20, 2022: Vancity Rapid and Multi-week
- October 15, 2022: Comox Club