Registration for the ChessPalace Scholastic Tournament is now open.
Open to all grades Kindergarten to 12th grade, the tournaments are a great way to start playing chess competitively.
Save the Date! There will be three tournaments for the first quarter of 2019: Sundays on January 27, February 24, and March 31.
Details on each tournament:
- K-12th grade Open rating 1200 and above(3 rounds)
- K-12th grade rated Under 1200 (4 rounds)
- K-6th grade rated under 600 (4 rounds)
- K-6th grade U400 (4 rounds)
Rounds 1 starts 11:30 AM with awards estimated at around 4:30 pm.
Time control: Game 60 minutes in K-12th Open section, and Game 30 minutes in all other sections.
Awards: Trophies to top 3 winners in each section. Participation medals to non-place finishers.
Entry Fee: $35 ($40 onsite) with discount available for registering simultaneously in more than one tournament. Pre-register online to save!
Lunch is available for an additional $5 (pizza, chips, and juice).
1. Amateur Night Thursdays on 9/13, 9/27, 10/11, 10/25, and 11/8.
Open to all chess levels at any age. Sign up on-site.
2. Saturday Open – Every Saturdays
Entry Fee – First Time player
Non-member tournament entry fee plus $5 for one-time club registration.
Entry Fee – Club member
4. Scholastic Tournament on Sunday, October 28.
Register for Halloween Tournament
5. 2018 American Open Chess Championship
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No USCF membership?
Amateur night is open to anyone who wants to play chess at any levels.
The club will open for casual play from 7 pm to 9:30 pm. Chess sets and boards will be provided.
Free for club members. ($5 for non-members)