Coeur d'Alene Chess Club

CDA Chess Club is a real and competitive chess club founded by Master Jim Maki.  We are located in Coeur d'Alene, Idaho.

About Us

Our members include people with different experience levels, from beginner players to those registered as masters.  Everyone is important and has something to teach and learn from others.  That is why we have created a diverse playing environment for our members to foster growth.  Regardless of ranking or prior experience, our dedication to personalized, interactive education provides all players an opportunity to reach their full potential.


ATTENTION!  Starting Monday, August 21, the club will meet at the NIC Student Union Building, 495 N College Dr, Coeur d'Alene, ID 83814.

Meetings are Monday starting at 6 p.m.

How can I join the CDAchess Group?

Joining the CDAchess email group is easy and highly rewarding.  Send an email to: 

 This will give you access to notifications about upcoming tournaments, results from recent meetings, news regarding new members entering or leaving the group, and other useful chess-related information that can help you improve your game and stay connected with your peers in the community.

You may also get information about current activities by going to:


Contact Us

If you want more information about our club or have questions, don't hesitate to contact us via email or phone.


Phone: 208-274-5242