This page gives quick overview of the Dorset League:
- Matches are played on weekday evenings, on the home team’s club night, typically starting at 7:30 pm.
- The time control is either 1 hour with 30 seconds increment for the whole game or 35 moves in 1 hour 15 minutes with a 15 minutes quickplay finish.
- The following clubs participate: Dorchester, Highcliffe, Poole, Purbeck, Ringwood??, Weymouth and Wimborne. Please see the clubs page for more details.
- In 2019/2020 there were 18 teams from these clubs competing in 3 Divisions.
In 2021/2022, as clubs cautiously restart post the COVID inflicted break, there XX teams competing in YY divisions.
- For further information please see the Dorset League Rules page.