Club Style Chess Boards – Best Use: King Base: 1.5 (1 1/2)
Club style boards offer the most versatility when it comes to a chess board. Most are suitable for club, tournament, classroom and especially casual play at home or wherever you like to play a game of chess.
Club chess boards for schools can be purchased at bulk discounts with starter kits.
You'll find a variety of styles including vinyl, cardboard, silicon and rubber.
- Vinyl roll-up boards are most typical and recommended for all types of chess.
- Cardboard folding boards have a smooth playing surface and can be extra compact and inexpensive.
- Silicone boards can be stored in extremely compact ways and are very durable.
- Rubber chessboards, like the mousepad and flex pad, are flexible and offer compact storage.
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