Home Chess News Machakos Chess Club hosts inaugural event.

Machakos Chess Club hosts inaugural event.


The newly inaugurated Machakos Chess Club hosted it’s first event on 17th June 2017 at the Le Technish Restaurant which is located within Machakos University.

Venue of the event – Machakos University. Photo credit Terence Chazima.

This historic event saw a total of 20 players taking part with Winnie Thitu emerging clear winner with 6/6 points.

Institutions that took part included Machakos University and the Machakos Medical Training Centre.

Some of the action. Photo credit Terence Chazima.

Key officials of Machakos Chess Club include Winnie Thitu, Faustino Maithya and Boniface Kalangili.

Winnie Thitu in action at the historic Machakos Chess Club event. Photo credit Terence Chazima.
Final standing.

Plans are underway to host the “Machakos Open” in the near future.

Facebook Page for Machakos Chess Club can be found on Machakos Chess Club Facebook Page.