Welcome to the Thousand Oaks Chess Club!
We meet from 6:00 p.m. to 8:45 p.m. every Monday evening. Location: The Goebel Adult Community Center — 1385 E. Janss Rd. Thousand Oaks, CA (Black Sage room)
Our main events are continuous US Chess rated tournaments.
They are usually 5 rounds and are split into 4 sections according to rating, with one round played per week. Our average turnout is 45 players per tournament. We also hold blitz tournaments about three times/year and the occasional other special event. To see when our next tournament begins, check out our Calendar. Detailed info for each tournament is posted about 2 weeks before the event begins in the News column. Click here to follow our current tournament in progress!
Open play is also available every week
during the tournaments in the skittles room 6:30 — 8:45 pm. Come out anytime and play some free casual chess games! (Wild Lilac room)
We have a chess store at the club where equipment such as sets, clocks, and scorebooks are available for purchase.
All levels and ages are welcome, and we currently do not charge any membership fees. Feel free to stop by and check us out! We look forward to meeting you!