Part 4-3: Chess Club Ladders - Blitz and Standard!
by John Bain
As explained in Part 5: How to Promote Chess Clubs in Schools, Chess Club Ladder Competition is by far the activity that attracts the most attention, most interest and the most students to chess club.
Nothing will improve interest and attendance in a chess club more than a well-constructed, well-displayed and well-functioning chess ladder!
Also, good, simple, sturdy chess clocks ($24.95) and chess sets ($14.00) are essential to Chess Club Ladder Competition!