The Combined Services Chess Association is a vibrant and active association. There is a strong community spirit amoungst our regular competitors. Our annual competition, The Combined Services Chess Championship is fought in a friendly way which keeps bringing our players back year after year.

Play at the Combined Services Chess

Magazine Editor Carl Portman (right) takes on Paul Watson.

The large trophy is the Third Place award for the UK team at the NATO Championships in 2005.

Danny O'Byrne ponders his move

Downtime at the Combined Services!

New recruits and ex-servicemen are welcome!

Dave Onley in play

IM Loz Cooper playing at the NATO Championships.

There are no easy games here!