Welcome to Chess Kenya


Chess Kenya is the governing body that runs and manages Chess in Kenya

About Us

Chess Kenya is the governing body that runs and manages Chess in Kenya. It was founded as Kenya Chess Association (KCA) in 1967 and affiliated to the international body FIDE in 1980.

Our Mandate

Other than regulating the game, Chess Kenya aims to promote and develop the game all through the country.

Our Values

  • Credibility
  • Honour
  • Excellence
  • Sustainability
  • Stability

 

Mission

To foster increased interest, participation, and enjoyment of the game of  chess in Kenya and neighbouring contries.

Vision

Nurture, Promote and Sustain a thriving Chess Community, Aspiring and Achieving Sports Excellence for Kenya

Membership

Chess Kenya has various category of membership and include. For one to become a member this are the annual fees to be paid. click here on membership.

 

A Little About Us


hOW WE CAME INTO EXISTANCE

  Chess Kenya is the governing body that runs and manages Chess in Kenya. It was founded as Kenya Chess Association (KCA) in 1967 and affiliated to the international body FIDE in 1980. We are also affiliated to the African Chess Confederation (ACC) and are a regular participants in its events.

Other than regulating the game, Chess Kenya aims to promote and develop the game all through the country.

The federation is run by elected officials who hold a four year term of office. Under the elected officials are sub-committees that handle various aspects of the game.

Current officials 

Meet The Team

Chess Kenya executive members:

Bernard WanjalaCHAIRMAN
duke michekaDeputy Chairman
Andrew OwiliDeputy Chairman
John MukabisECRETARY GENERAL
Rhoda OlisehdEPUTY SEC. GEN
GILBERT WANDERAtreasurer
Terence ChazimaDeputy treasurer