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  Web Site Updated Aug. 1, 2019


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.



 *New Fall 2019 Chess Classes at Bonsor Recreation Complex added!

 Starting Sunday, Sept. 22 through to Dec. 8 at Bonsor Recreation Complex (second floor)

~ click link below for more details ~

Beginner: 1:00 - 2:30

Intermediate: 3:00 - 4:30

Advanced: 4:30 - 6:00




 Fall 2019 after-school Chess Club Registration

will be posted as soon as possible



 Brentwood Park Elementary




 Sperling Elementary 




 Marlborough Elementary




 Chaffey - Burke Elementary







  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 ongoing 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 of the day

Challenge: Black is in White's territory. Tell me how Black can finish the game off with the right combination of pieces?

Goal: Black Moves Toward Checkmate

Hint:  Checkmate in 2 using your Queen and Knight!


Puzzle of the day

Goal: White Moves to Gain Advantage

Your Challenge: White is down by material - specifically white is down by a Rook. 

The question is - can White change the tempo of the game significantly by playing the right combination of moves? Can you see it?

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