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.

2023-2024 Tournament Schedule

Event Name Date of First Round Rounds
Howard Ridout Memorial Swiss  September 14, 2023 6
Falling Leaves Swiss October 26, 2023 6
Jack Frost Swiss December 7, 2023 7
Winter Swiss February 8, 2024 7
Club Championship & Reserves March 28, 2024 8
Spring into Summer Swiss May 23, 2024 6

Please note that the club the club is closed on December 28, 2023 and January 4, 2024 for the Christmas break.

Tournament Director: Omar Shah

The 2023-24 can also be downloaded as a PDF file. Download it here


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.