Welcome to the website of the Commonwealth Chess Championships.

This event will be held in Glasgow from 30 June to 8 July 2014.  The venue is Glasgow City College, 320 Cathedral Street, Glasgow G1 2TG.

The main event is the Championship which incorporates a number of other events including the Commonwealth Women’s Championship, the Scottish Championship and Senior Championships.  Junior titles within this event are the Commonwealth Under 20 and Under 18 events for both male and female players.

There are separate junior events at U16 (born 1998 or later), U14 (b 2000 or later), U12 (b 2002 or later) and U10 (b 2004 or later) levels.


Glasgow is Scotland’s largest city.  It is situated on the banks of the River Clyde.


http://www.glasgow.gov.uk/index.aspx?articleid=2898 is Glasgow City website.  This gives details of the many (free) museums and architecturally significant buildings in the city.