This page gives quick overview of the Dorset Chess League (DCL):
- The league season runs approximately from October to May
- Matches are played on weekday evenings, on the home team’s club night, typically starting at 7:30 pm.
- The time control is 1 hour with 30 seconds increment for the whole game.
- The following clubs participate: Bournemouth, Dorchester, Highcliffe, Poole, Purbeck, Ringwood, Weymouth, Wimborne and Yeovil. Please see the clubs page for more details.
- In 2022/23 there were 17 teams competing in 3 Divisions.
- For further information please see the Dorset League Rules for 2023/24.