Regular Chess Games. 6.30 Thursdays. Diggers 24 Kable Ave Tamworth NSW Australia. Also 3pm Sunday Bicentennial Park (near the performance stage) sometimes at 2 pm during Winter. All players welcome. Free. Tamworth Chess Club. Check our Facebook page and leave a message with us if you want to be sure someone is turning up.

A Chess game is divided into three stages: the first, when you hope you have the advantage, the second when you believe that you have an advantage, and the third … when you know you're going to lose !

-Savielly Tartakover

When you don't know what to play, wait for an idea to come into your opponent's mind. You may be sure that idea will be wrong. 

-Siegbert Tarrasch

The pin is mightier than the sword.

-Fred Reinfeld

My opponents make good moves too. Sometimes I don't take these things into consideration.

- Bobby Fischer

Sit your opponent with the sun in his eyes.

- Ruy Lopez (1561)

Every move creates a weakness.

- Siegbert Tarrasch

A computer once beat me at chess, but it was no match for me at kick boxing

- Emo Phillips

What do I do when we're not taping? Sit in a dark room and refine my plans for someday ruling Earth from a blimp. And chess.

- Ryan Stiles

Play the opening like a book, the middle game like a magician, and the endgame like a machine.

- Spielmann

It's always better to sacrifice your opponent's men. 

- Tartakover