Category Archive: NZCCA

Dec 17

NZCCA

Officers of New Zealand Correspondence Chess Association Postal Address c/- New Zealand Chess Federation PO Box 216, Shortland Street, Auckland, NZ Committee Organiser: Michael Freeman The NZCCA organises annual championship’s in grades, plus provides an ongoing pairing system for players who wish casual opponents. It also provides entry into overseas matches and events. You can more »

Dec 17

The History of the NZCCA

The genesis of the NZCCA goes back to the 1920s. In those days A.O. Gray from Christchurch was an overseas member of the British Correspondence Chess Association. In 1932 Gray persuaded the BCCA to conduct a tournament for New Zealand players only. By 1933 he had sufficient members for such an event and in that more »