Junior Coaching

While Croydon Chess Club offers coaching at all levels, places in our Junior Club are limited by the size of our venue and the availability of coaches. If we can’t provide what you need, then the following organisations and businesses may offer chess coaching for juniors in the eastern suburbs.

Also, check out your local libraries to see what they have to offer:

Online Learning

Sites useful for learning to play or improving your chess. Some are entirely free, others are free at beginner levels.

 Basic (beginners):


Recommended Books:

There are literally thousands of chess books. New books are published on a regular basis. ebooks are also available. It’s not possible to make recommendations which suit everyone. The following lists may help you decide what’s best for you.

For children:

For teens & adults:

See our Links page for booksellers.

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