Our annual scholastic chess tournament by the beach is back! It will be on Sunday, July 28, 2019 at Santa Monica Beach at the Chess Park near the pier. The tournament is open to chess players in Kindergarten to 12th Grade. 5 Sections OpenUnder 1100Under 800Under 400Non-rated section Time Control: game 30 minutes with 5 seconds … Continue reading Scholastic Tournament at Santa Monica Beach
Got any plans this weekend? Join us at ChessPalace this Sunday, June 30 starting at 11:30 am for our June Scholastic tournament. Open to all grades Kindergarten to 12th grade, club tournaments are a great way to start playing chess competitively. Details on the tournament: Sections K-12th grade Open rating 1200 and above (3 rounds) … Continue reading Last chance to register for the June Scholastic Tournament!
ChessPalace is proud to present a three-part master class with International Master Jack Peters. Each class will present a different angle on chess which can be utilized to improve your game. Participants can then stay after class for discussion and casual games. Date: Sundays, June 2, 16, and 23Time: 1:00 - 2:30 pm Free for … Continue reading Master Class 3-Part Series
Brayden Zarefsky tops Open section in a surprise upset! Brayden stepped up the challenge in playing up a section to fill a small group. Not expecting much but the challenge, he was able to outshine a couple of higher rated opponents. Siddartha Potukuchi swept the Under 1200 section with a perfect score of 4-0. The … Continue reading Scholastic: March Results
Time to add a little "spring" into your chess activities this quarter by joining not one, but two (or three!) of our tournaments this April. Below is a list of our regular tournaments. We are also planning special events this coming quarter so keep a look out for announcements on our site or join our mailing list. … Continue reading Spring is Here!