Raffles Institution

Chess Club

  • photograph by Raffles Photography and Art Club, Year 1-4

    Raffles Institution Chess Club is an interest group comprising International Chess, Chinese Chess and Weiqi players. The club has consistently performed well in national competitions, with players going on to represent Singapore to participate in international events. Weekly club training sessions are also held, catering to seasoned competitors and casual players alike. In addition to regular training for members, the club also organises the annual Inter-house Chess event as well as the Year 1 Chess Tournament.

    Achievements and Highlights

    East Asian Youth Chess Championship 2016 U20: 6th Place

    68th National Schools Individuals Chess Championships 2016 B div: Individual 1st

    68th National Schools Individuals Chess Championships 2016 C div: Individual 1st

    10th Hwa Chong Mindsports Championships: Team 1st Placing & Gold Award; Individual1st Placing& Gold Award

    Raffles Cup National Chinese Chess Competition 2016: 3rd

    21st Annual Char Yong Cup Chinese Chess Competition: Individual 5th&8th

    National Schools Chinese Chess Competition - Jointly organised by Fo Guang Shan (SG) and Singapore Chess Federation: 4th

    6th HDBank Cup International Open: Individual 51th&57th

    7th Penang Heritage City International Chess Open: Individual 38th &57th

    Teacher Mentors

    Ms Cheng Lee Cherh

    Ms Kuo Ching-I