Schools Chess Challenge
Resources

 

 

Click on the links in the table below to:

  • View the resource, or

  • Download it as an MS Word document (which may then be printed if desired)

FIDE Laws of Chess
The official Laws of Chess from the World Chess Federation
(Fédération Internationale des Échecs)
View ______________
 Notes on the Laws of Chess
prepared for new players in our primary schools competitions
but may also be useful for inexperienced secondary schools players
View Download
(3 pages)
 Paper on the Educational Benefits of Chess
by Dr Peter Dauvergne
View Download
(8 pages)

Two documents,

  • Guide to Players and

  • Chess Competition: Are You Ready?

have been prepared for new primary school players but may also be useful for inexperienced secondary school players. They are available in hard copy on request (contact the Secondary Schools Coordinator, RichardGH@bigpond.com if your school would like a copy).