Club Championship - time control - 36 moves in 90 minutes, followed by a 15-minute quick-play finish; open to fully paid-up members - £45 to join for the year; all play all once followed by a mid-way split, with the top half playing for the Harmsworth Cup, and the bottom half for the Homewood Cup. Sent for grading.
The Margate 100 - time control - all moves in 100 minutes; a 5-round Swiss, one game per month from January to May; open to all players from any club. The player with the best grading performance will win the William Jeffery Cup from this year. Sent for grading.
Quick-play - time control - 15 minutes each, with 5 rounds per evening in the form of a Swiss, dotted throughout the year; open to all players from any club. Sent for grading (rapid-play).
Knockout - The whole competition to be played on the one night, usually late in the season, with 30 minute games in 3 rounds, the lower graded player gets black and white must win to progress to the next round or win the final; open to all players from any club. Not sent for grading.
We meet every Thursday at 7.30 til 11:00.
All are welcome whatever your playing strength.