Events - Summer 2019

Chess in the Park - 10:00am Saturdays (June 8 - August 31)

Victoria Park Regina Chess

Enjoy chess outside in beautiful Victoria Park!

Bughouse - 5:00pm Wednesday, July 10

Bughouse Chess

Chess is better in teams!

Simultaneous Exhibition - 6:00pm Saturday, July 13

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With GM Alexander Cherniaev

Canadian Chess Hall of Fame Induction - 5:40pm Sunday, July 14

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Canadian Chess Hall of Fame Induction - 

Frank J. Yerhoff, Jr (1918-99)

GM Lecture - 10:00am Tuesday, July 16

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GM Alexander Chernaiev presents a lecture on historic legend Harry Pillsbury

Chess in the Park

Chess in the Park - 10:00am Saturdays (June 8 - August 31)

Chess in the Park returns this summer! Join us Saturday mornings from 10:00am - 12:00pm for casual Chess games in Victoria Park. Come try our Giant Chess Set! We are located on the green space next to the Regina Farmer's Market every Saturday morning from June 8th to August 31, 2019.


Thank you to the Regina Downtown Business Improvement District for supporting Chess in Regina.

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Bughouse Tournament

5:00pm Wednesday, July 10, 2019

Entry Fees: $5 Per Person / $10 Per Team


5 Double Round Swiss Style Tournament


Time Controls: 5 Minutes Each, No Delay or Bonus


Prizes: 50% of Entry Fees Awarded to Winners

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Simultaneous Exhibition

6:00pm Saturday, July 13, 2019

Entry Fees: $20 (Free Entry for CYCC and Canadian Open Participants)


Time Controls: 1 Hour 15 Minutes per player (10 Participants or Less)


No Time Controls for greater than 10 Participants.


Maximum 30 Participants.

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Canadian Chess Hall of Fame Induction - Frank J. Yerhoff, Jr

5:40pm Sunday, July 14, 2019

Join us for the Induction of Frank J. Yerhoff, Jr intro the Canadian Chess Hall of Fame!


Frank J. Yerhoff, Jr (1918-99)

Canadian Champion 1945

Canadian Correspondence Champion (1939, 1940, 1941, 1943, 1945)

CCCA Champion 1938


Canadian Chess Biographies - Frank J. Yerhoff, Jr


Canadian Chess Hall of Fame

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Chess Lecture

10:00am Tuesday, July 16, 2019

Author GM Alexander Chernaiev presents a lecture on historic legend H.N. Pillsbury.


Admission Price: $10 for Public  (Free Entry for CYCC and Canadian Open Participants) 


Paperback available online at:

Harry Nelson Pillsbury (5 December 1872 - 17 June 1906): A Genius Ahead of His Time

https://www.amazon.ca/Harry-Nelson-Pillsbury-December-1872/dp/5903229034

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