Congrats to Fabiano Caruana for winning the 2020 Tata Steel Chess Tournament. Caruana won with a round to spare, with six wins and no losses, leaving Magnus Carlsen, Viswanathan Anand and others in the dust! This is the first time Caruana has ever won the Tata Steel Tournament, held annually in Wijk aan Zee. His…
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In-class programs, lunch and after-school clubs at TDSB and YRDSB schools likely cancelled on January 20.
“I learned chess in France, just before I turned four years old. It happened completely randomly, I was walking down a street to the beach and just happened to see a chess set. I was immediately …
As part of Chessfest 2019, we are proud to present Caïssa, a chess clown play where a chess clown meets Caïssa, the goddess of chess.
Music at Chessfest! Cameron James Robertson and Mateo Lewis will be entertaining you on the greenspace at 2pm and 4pm each day.
As part of Chessfest 2019, Korean designer Heesun Jung, a recent graduate from OCAD, will be presenting a piece called Encounters; finding myself.
“It was when I was around 16 that I really started to get serious about chess. What happened was I lost a couple games against someone I was used to beating. I had to play that person again, I had to beat them, so I started studying. I realized how much that had benefitted me….
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Come down to Harbourfront Centre, Saturday June 1 and Sunday June 2, for an amazing celebration of all things chess!
We’re looking forward to fall! Registration is already open for many of our upcoming school clubs.
Unfortunately, we have not had sufficient entries to run the tournament in July – stay tuned for the new date!