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.

2022-2023 Tournament Schedule

Event Name Date of First Round Rounds
Howard Ridout Memorial Swiss  October 13, 2022 5
Falling Leaves Swiss November 17, 2022 6
Jack Frost Swiss Dates pending 6
Winter Swiss Dates pending 6
Club Championship & Reserves Dates pending 8
Spring into Summer Swiss Dates pending 6

Because of planned construction at the beginning of September at Birkdale Community Centre , the 2022-23 Scarborough Chess season started later than our usual post-Labour Day start. Start dates for the rest of the games in the 2022-23 season will be posted soon.

Tournament Director: Omar Shah

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.