The 2016 Canberra club season begins this week. The Tuggeranong Chess Clubs first club night was this evening, while the Canberra Chess Club opens on Wednesday evening, hosting the 2016 ACT Lightning Championship.
The 2016 ACT Lightning Championship is open to all ACTCA members. It will be held at the Canberra Chess Club, which meets at the Hellenic Club, Moore Street, Canberra City. It will be a 9 round event, with a time limit of G/5m. Registration is from 6:45pm and round 1 starts at 7:00pm. Entry is $10 for adults, $5 for juniors (plus ACTCA membership fees for 2016 - $25 Adults, $15 juniors).
The ANU Chess Club starts on Wednesday 3rd February, with the Belconnen Chess Club on the 9th February. Details about all the Canberra chess clubs can be found here.