Sheffield Nomads meet most Tuesday nights at the Trades & Labour Club, 200 Duke Street, Sheffield, S2 5QQ from 7.30pm onwards. We have four teams spread across the five divisions of the Sheffield league, with players of all abilities, and are always on the look out for new members. So, if you’ve not played for a while, or are facing your opponents online instead, why not get in touch so we can arrange for you to come down to the club one evening for some over the board games. If you find you like it, there are plenty of opportunities to take part in competitive league matches. Alternatively casual games can be played.

All ages, genders, heights, weights, nationalities, hairstyles, and abilities welcome.

Contact Nomads

General Enquires: 077 72 54 74 96

Richardson Cup final replay

For those with long memories, the Richardson Cup final was played on 15th March 2016. on 26th September 2016 the replay was held. By agreement between the captains and Phill Beckett (controller) we played over 4 boards and agreed that board count and board elimination would be used to settle a 2-2 draw. There was … Continue reading “Richardson Cup final replay”

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Chess Criminals

Fascinating article from chess.com: https://www.chess.com/article/view/chess-criminals-and-the-games-they-play

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Jeremy wins Club Championship

Five rapid play games played over two club nights decided the Nomads Club Championship. Jeremy was the clear winner with 4.5 points.

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Nomads vs Rotherham B

This was a closely contested match that saw another win for new Nomad, Ben Remy, and an epic swindle for Steve. Everything hinged on Les’s game – a difficult imbalanced endgame. Despite a valiant effort, and his opponent’s time trouble, it was not to be. All the same – it was a great summer league … Continue reading “Nomads vs Rotherham B”

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Pete Catt vs Steve Withington

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