Tournament Information

JNW Club Bryanston Open 2019 (Rated)

Date: 2019-01-26 08:00:00 to 2019-01-26 18:30:00

Location: Bryanston Primary School,13 Mount Street,Bryanaton

Time Control : 60 / 60

Please Note:

SA Junior Chess Championships

Date :16 - 20 December 2018

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Official SAJCC2018 Website

To participate in the SAJCC2018 you will need to be a member of a club who is in good standing with Jhb Metro Chess.
You will also need to comply to the Jhb Metro Chess selection criteria.

The Jhb Metro Chess selection criteria for 2018 has been published.

JMC Selection Criteria 2018

School League Info

2018 Primary School League

Prize giving for the League section

Date : 17 October
Time : 18:30 for 19:00
Venue : Margon Ruimsig

2017 - High School Photos

2017 - Primary School Photos

Membership Information

To register as a JNW Club Member.
Please complete the registration form and send it to

Junior Membership Fee for 2018 : R300
Adult Membership Fee for 2018 : R400

JNW Chess Club Registration Information


JNW represents over half of young players within JHB Metro.
Our goal is to nurture this talent to become a chess home for one and all!
Our focus this year will be to develop the quality of play.

Coaching session Dates and location will be provided shortly.

“Every Chess Master was Once a Beginner” - Irving Chernev


Congratulations to the following Club members who have been selected to participate in international events in 2018

World Youth Chess Championships
- Girls u10 - Davida Strong
- Micaela Francis Staal
African Youth Championships - Open Section
- Milan Van Urk
African Youth Championships - Girls Section
- Davida Strong
Commonwealth C. Championships - Open Section
- u10 - Edward Potgieter
Commonwealth C. Championships - Girls Section
- u10 - Davida Strong
- u16 - Michaela Francis Staal
- u18 - Rayne Naidoo

Community Involvement

With the assistance of Gerda Kies we donated 10 chess sets to Hlabangane Primary School in Soweto Meadowlands.

JNW Chess Club Social Play

Every Wednesday Evening

Location: Mugg & Bean Boskruin
Time: 17:45 - 19:30

Open for anyone and all ages.

You do not have to be a member of the club to enjoy a game of chess

Other Clubs

Lenasia South Chess Club

Sundays in Lenasia South
Location: Willoowmead High School
Time: from around 14:00

Open for anyone and all ages.

Lenasia South Chess Club is part of JNW Chess Club
Please contact : Kubenran Moodley @ 081 750 3343

Rosebank Social Chess Club

Every Wednesday Evening
Location: Panettone Cafe, Zoo Lake Sports Club
Time: 17:00

Open for anyone and all ages.

Please contact : Dave van Der Merwe @ 076 055 7273