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Chessclub Gambiitti

Gambiitti is a chessclub from Vantaa, Finland. We have activities in Vantaa and greater Helsinki region. Our club is a great choice for players from Vantaa, Helsinki, Kerava, Tuusula and Järvenpää areas. We welcome both beginners and experienced players. Please contact Kalle Kumpulainen for more information or come to our club meetings in Koivukylä, Vantaa.

Contact info: Kalle Kumpulainen (email:, tel. 050 443 1762)

Thursday's club meetings in Koivukylä, Vantaa

Our club meetings are held weekly on Thursdays in Koivukylän asukastila. Meetings start at 18:15 and end around 20:30-21:00. Asukastila's address is Hakopolku 2, Vantaa (200 meters from Koivukylä railway station). At the meetings we play rapid and blitz chess and analyze chess games and tactics problems. Beginners get free coaching and training. Club meetings are free of charge for all players. 

10 minute + 5 second increment tournament on Wednesdays in Helsinki Chess Arena

Gambiitti organizes 5 round tournament in Helsinki Chess Arena. Arena's address is Hiomotie 10, Helsinki (Pitäjänmäki area). Tournament is held every Wednesday. Games start at 18:00. Time control is 10 minutes + 5 seconds extra time per move per player. Participation fee is 4 euros for Gambiitti members, 3 euros for youngsters (U20) and 5 euros for non-Gambiitti players. Check out the dates of the tournaments from Gambiitti's tournament calendar.

Ongoing games in Helsinki Chess Arena