Welcome to our site.
The Barry Chess Club meets on a Monday at the Barry West End Club, St Nicholas Road, Barry, CF62 6QY at 7:30pm.
The club has been in existence for many years and has been set up to promote and encourage the game of chess in the Barry area.
The club is open to players of any age or any standard.
We currently have 4 teams that play in the East Glamorgan League. Full details of fixtures and results can be found on the league website - www.egca.org.uk. We also take part in various club competitions, Welsh (see www.welshchessunion.org.uk for details) and EGCA cup competitions as well as running informal matches and training sessions. Many of these games are graded and full details can be found on www.liveratingcentre.com.
We also combine with the Penarth Chess Club to form The Vale team to take part in the Welsh Premier League.
Our membership fee is £27 per adult and £5 per junior (under 18 as at 1st September). This fee incorporates the Barry Chess Club fee, East Glamorgan Chess Association membership fee, Welsh Chess Union membership fee and West End Club fee.