Want to play rated games? Join us this March at ChessPalace. Wednesdays, March 7, 14, 21, and 28, 2018 Wednesday Knights Tournament: One USCF-rated game each Wednesday. The Details: All players will be in one section paired using the Swiss-pairing system. Time control for each player, for each round, is 30moves/90minutes + sudden death 30minutes ( 5-second … Continue reading Upcoming March Tournaments
February is upon us which means you can start a new tournament at our Wednesday Knights, which is our month-long tournament. How it works: There will be 4 rounds to play this month, one game for each Wednesday of February (yes, including Valentine's Day). The time control for each player, for each round, is 30moves/90minutes + sudden death … Continue reading Are you in for the long game?
The 2018 Scholastic Tournaments for the first quarter is here! It will be held at ChessPalace on the last Sunday of January, February, and March. The first of the series will be on Sunday, January 28, 2018. Details are below: 4 sections: K - 12th grade with rating over 1200 K - 12th grade under 1200 K - … Continue reading 2018 Q1 Scholastic Tournaments
The last Regionals for the year concluded on November 5th with 30 players in 4 sections. Imaad Rana swept the field in the open section with a perfect 4 - 0. In the U1100, Yelyzaveta Systaliuk also won with 4 - 0 rising to her peak rating of 984. Robin Shen and Owen Tang split … Continue reading Imaad Rana tops Regional 3
Would you like to play in this year's American Open Chess Championship for only one or two days? Now you can. This Thanksgiving weekend, the 2017 American Open will have a Blitz Tournament on Saturday evening, November 25, 2017 and an Action (Game 30 minutes) Tournament on Sunday morning, November 26, 2017. More details are … Continue reading Action and Blitz Tournaments at the American Open