The Sheffield & District Chess
Association promotes chess in an undefined area, but has traditionally
included member clubs from Sheffield, Rotherham, Barnsley, north
Derbyshire, north Nottinghamshire, as well as, sometimes, Doncaster.
Besides running inter-team competitions
among the member clubs, it also runs individual competitions among
It also fields representative teams in
external competitions, mainly those of the Yorkshire Chess Association, to
which it has traditionally been affiliated.