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Web Site Updated March 8, 2018

Vancouver Burnaby Chess Club, Chess for Children and Beginners, Chess Lessons for children from Kindergarten to Grade 12, Round Robin Tournaments, Learn how to play Bughouse also known as Siamese chess and Classes in Coquitlam, Port Coquitlam, Surrey, New Westminster and the lower mainland in BC

Chess for children and kids. The Burnaby Junior Chess club is pleased to announce that students from Burnaby, Richmond, Vancouver, Coquitlam, Port Moody, Langley, White Rock and Surrey attend our chess club. Our chess club for children and beginners is for kids from Kindergarten to Grade 12.

The Burnaby Chess Club is committed to the study and knowledge of the game of chess for children.  Chess for children will, no doubt, improve their academic and social skills - see other benefits of chess.




 Spring 2018 Registration at Bonsor Rec. is now open !! 

 Sundays, April 15  -  June 17, 2018  (9 Sessions)

  Bonsor Recreation Complex, 6550 Bonsor Ave.




To register and reserve a spot, click on one of the classes below, fill out a registration form and you will receive confirmation of a reserved spot by email.



  April 15 - June 17, 2018

(Please note: Early start on May 27 and June 10 *see class calendar)

No class on May 13 (Spring Chess Tournament at Bonsor will be posted soon)



 Beginner Chess Lessons, 1:00 - 2:30 pm

  Intermediate Chess Lessons, 3:00 - 4:30 pm

   Advanced Chess Lessons, 4:30 - 6:00 pm



click one of the links below to register

Sperling Elementary School starting Monday, April 30, 2018 (5 sessions)

Brentwood Park Elementary School starting Tuesday, April 17, 2018 (8 sessions)

Marlborough Elementary School starting Wednesday, April 18, 2018 (7 sessions)

Chaffey-Burke Elementary School starting April 19, 2018 (8 sessions)

Marlborough Elementary School starting Friday, April 20, 2018 (6 sessions)





Mr. Miyagi's Bonsai Chess Tournament was a huge success! a big THANK YOU to all who participated

click here for post tournament details




 If you are interested in registering your children in chess classes or have any questions, please send an email to:


*Please see the class calender for information about after-school chess programs in Burnaby






Photos of the Trophies and Medals that were presented to our students. 


Vancouver Burnaby Chess Club Trophies, Medals and Classes in Coquitlam, Port Coquitlam, Surrey, New Westminster and the lower mainland in BC


The Burnaby Junior chess Club promotes chess through various activities including, but not limited to, casual and tournament play within the club, playing bughouse, online puzzles, chess videos, hands on teaching, lectures, special guest appearances, simultaneous exhibitions and trips to chess competitions.


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Puzzle #29 - Nov 27, 2014


Challenge: White Moves Toward Checkmate

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