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The Gap Chess Club

04 August 2021

The club is meeting online every Friday evening

To participate in these online tournaments:
  1. Create an account on https://lichess.org/
  2. Request to join The Gap Chess Club team on lichess
  3. Email your lichess username to contact@thegapchessclub.org.au

Meets weekly

The Gap Chess Club meets at The Gap State High School every Friday night at 0730pm sharp.

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The club conducts regular chess tournaments. See the Tournament Schedule for details.

Tournament entry is an annual fee of $5 and rated tournaments require CAQ membership.


  • Yearly
    • Club $10 adult, $5 junior
    • CAQ $20
    • Tournament entry $5
  • Nightly
    • $5 adult member
    • $6 adult non-member
    • $3 junior member
    • $4 junior non-member

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Tournament Schedule

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Club Profile

The Gap Chess Club was formed in the late 1960s. It has been a fixture of the Brisbane chess scene ever since, regularly competing in the Brisbane interclub scene, and conducted regular club tournaments since 1978. As well as tournament play, the club encourages social chess among all age groups. Members of the club contribute to providing a good social atmosphere that is welcoming to new players of all levels of chess competency.

The club meets every Friday night at The Gap State High School, Brisbane.

The Gap Chess Club is affiliated with the Chess Association of Queensland (CAQ). The club runs regular tournaments which are rated by the Australian Chess Federation (ACF).