Jan 30 Practice rapid games for HB Rapid Feb 6 Practice rapid games for HB Rapid (Waitangi Day) 9 (Sat) Hawke's Bay Rapid 13 Summer Rapid (25minutes + 5second) Two games per night. 20 Summer Rapid 27 Summer Rapid Mar 6 Social chess with AGM at 8.30pm 13 P.D.Lee Championship (75minutes + 30second) Swiss with 5 rounds. 20 P.D.Lee 27 Chess in ROOM 406 (Science) because Library used for school Open Evening Apr 3 P.D.Lee 10 P.D.Lee School Holidays 12 April-29 April 17 P.D.Lee 24 P.D.Lee catch-up games from round five / social chess May 1 Social chess and arrange club championship for A,B & C grades. 8 Club Championship (75minutes + 30second) 15 Club Championship 17 (Fri) HB Intermediate & Secondary Schools Chess Tournament at Hastings Sports Centre 22 Club Championship 29 Club Championship Jun 5 Club Championship 12 Club Championship 19 Club Championship 26 Championship catch up games / social chess Jul 3 Championship catch up games / social chess School Holidays 5 July-22 July Jul 10 Coaching & social chess 17 Coaching & social chess Jul 24 Winter Rapid (25minutes + 5second) 31 Winter Rapid Aug 7 Winter Rapid 9 (Fri) HB Region Inter-School Teams Chess Tournament at Hastings Sports Centre. 14 Social chess 21 Select team of 12 28 Martin Stafford trophy challenge - Napier v Hastings (25minutes + 5second) 2 rounds Sep 4 Simultaneous 11 Greys (Seniors) v Greens (Juniors) 2 round rapid (25minutes + 5second) 19 Fischer Random 26 Fischer Random School Holidays 27 September-14 October Oct 2 Coaching & social chess 9 Handicap Oct 16 Coaching & social chess 23 Simultaneous 30 Practise Lightning (3minutes + 2second) Nov 1 (Fri) District of Hastings Junior Chess Tournament 6 Lightning Championship 13 Coaching & social chess 20 Grim Reaper 27 Handicap Dec 4 Social/Prizegiving School Holidays 10 December-The Hawke's Bay Chess Club meets on Wednesday evenings in the Library at Havelock North High School, Te Mata Road, from 6pm until closing.
Apr 19-22 North Island Championship (Wellington) Jul 8-12 New Zealand Junior Championship (Auckland)
Other Events (New Zealand Chess Calendar)