Letchworth Junior Chess and Go Club

The Junior club meet Thursdays: 6.30pm to 7.30pm juniors, 7.30 – 8.45pm intermediates

Central Methodist Church Hall, 109 Pixmore Way, Letchworth Garden City, SG6 3TR Hertfordshire

Normally meetings are term time only. Juniors at 6.30-7.30.  Intermediates 7.30 – 8.45

Club background:  This is a friendly club which has been running for over three years, welcoming players of all abilities including beginners and offering a variety of activities.  Each week they offer some coaching and encourage friendly games. Coaching is tailored to the level of individual members.

Safeguarding:  The club seek to have at least two adults running the club each week.  Parents are also welcome to stay and assist.  In the event that there are an insufficient number of adults the club meeting is cancelled.  This only happens very rarely but do check the Junior Club website as meeting information is always shown here.  Adult helpers are all experienced chess players around 120-140 ECF or 1600 FIDE in grade. 

Club Details

This club is a place for young people in the age range 7 – 17 to come and play chess and go.

The cost for the Thursday club sessions is £1.50 per week. There is a car park by the hall.

Go is sometimes known as igo (the Japanese name for the game), weiqi (the Chinese name) or baduk (Korean name).

If you would like more information about chess and go clubs, events and services in the UK, then go to the English Chess Federation and British Go Association web sites.

Club Contacts

To contact Letchworth Junior Chess and Go club please go to their website:https://www.letchworth-go.org.uk/juniorclub