On the 14th of May the Overberg Chess Federation hosted their second rapid tournament of 2022. The tournament took place at Curro Hermanus.
On the 9th of April 2022, the Overberg Chess Federation held their first rapid tournament for 2022. 88 players from all over the Overberg took part, including some of our very own from the Hermanus Chess Club. This was the first federation tournament that has been hosted this year, excluding the school trials.
Connor Opperman (age 11) recently received his Chess SA colors and was selected to represent South Africa at the 2021 African Schools Individual Chess Championship. Over 250 players from 9 different countries across Africa competed against each other in their respective age groups.
The Hermanus Chess Club Handicap Rapid took place on the 11th of December at the Hermanus Sports Club. Players from all over the Overberg competed for prizes in their respective age categories
On the 23rd of October 2021, the Western Cape Schools Individuals chess tournament took place at Swartberg Secondary School in Caledon.
The Western Cape Club Championships took place at the Wilderness Hotel. The Hermanus Chess Club competed in both the A and C section.
On the 28th of August 2021, Curro held it's annual Curro Chess Cup where learners from across the country competed in their age groups
The Hermanus Chess Club competed in the second half of the 2021 Overberg Chess Club League
Ethan Higham and Connor Opperman competed in the Curro Cup 2021 and came out tops in their respective age categories
On the 5th of June 2021 the Hermanus Chess Club competed in the first 5 rounds of the 2021 Overberg Chess Club League
We are excited to announce that the Hermanus Chess Club will be taking part in the 2021 Overberg Chess Club league