to the website of the Croydon & District Chess League.
a small and friendly league for chess teams in South
London. Matches are held at the venues of our member
clubs in Coulsdon, Croydon, Crystal Palace, Lewisham, South Norwood,
Streatham, Wallington and West Wickham.
played in the league are for teams of four players -
so only one car is needed to take a team to its away
fixtures. Teams compete in three divisions according
to strength (see playing
rules for details).
season starts in October each year and teams can apply to join up
to the middle of the September before the start of the new season.
find more information about the league on this website,
including news, recent
results and league
tables. If you are a chess player and you would
like to find a team to play in, contact your nearest
club. Teams thinking of applying for membership
of the league should contact
one of the league officials for further information.
League has a long history - in six years we will celebrate our
centenary. If you would like to know more about our
past there's a download here.