CHESS SOUTH AFRICA

Active players
19,168
Total Male
13,921
72.6% Overall
Total Female
5,247
27.4% Overall
Total Juniors
17,359
90.6% Overall
Total Adults
1,516
7.9% Overall
Total Seniors
293
1.5% Overall

The newly elected Chess South Africa Executive Board

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Front row:(Left) Vice President : Mr Alfred Pesa (Northern Cape) President : Mr Joe Mahomole (Limpopo) Secretary : Ms Liezel Ahjum (Northern Cape) Back row(Left): Provincial Rep : Ms Keaobaka Dipale (North West) PlayCom : Mr Kgaugelo Mosethle Treasurer : Ms Geraldine Engelman (Gauteng) Schools Rep : Mr Thomas Lechelele (Not on the picture) Vice President : Mr Sandile Xulu(Kwazulu Natal) Provincial Rep : Mr Mninawa Peter (Eastern Cape)

FIDE Directory and Recognised Board of Chess South Africa

TLALE QUEENING CHESS FOUNDATION

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Tlale Queening Chess Foundation was founded by her mother, sister and her, Tshepang. The mission of Tlale Queening Chess Foundation is to take chess to every school in South Africa by 2035. Through the upcoming inaugural annual tournament, they aim to bring together 400 chess players of all rakings together in the celebration of sport.

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  • FIDE requested ODESUR the inclusion of Chess in the South American Games 2022

    Yesterday, July 26th, a top-level meeting was held in Lima (Peru) FIDE and the Organizacion Deportiva Suramericana (ODESUR), the multi-sports organization in charge of organizing the South American Games. ODESUR was represented by its President, Camilo PĂ©rez, as well as its Secretary-General and President of the Technical Commission, Mario Moccia. On behalf of FIDE...


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North West Open 2019
2019 Heritage Open
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