Mission Statement

The main goal of Cenla Chess Club is to promote the standards of chess play and competition through play, practice and learning and understanding of the game of chess for its own sake as an art and as an intellectual sport.

Cenla Chess Club will provide both an environment for experienced chess players to gather and improve their abilities as well as an opportunity for new players to learn the game.

Cenla Chess Club encourages casual, friendly competition so club members can practice and improve their chess skills in a recreational setting.

Cenla Chess Club will offer occasional organized chess tournaments for competitive-minded club members.

Cenla Chess Club will promote increased knowledge and understanding of the game of chess through occasional instructional sessions.