Nicholas Scarda clinched first place on tie-breaks at Chess Palace’s first scholastic tournament for 2019. Starting at 6th seed, Scarda topped the open section by beating two higher rated opponents and drawing his last game to co-Champion Maxwell Chu. A total of 44 players in four sections competed. First place finishers for the sections are: 1. … Continue reading Scholastic: January Results
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: … Continue reading CP Scholastic Tournaments
Are you ready for fall? Because the Regional scholastic series tournaments are back. They are going to be held on Sundays for three months: August 26, September 30, and October 28, 2018. Each tournament is a stand-alone tournament, and players can register for any one, two, or all three of the tournaments. Special Prize: Chess players with a combined … Continue reading Regional Scholastics are Back!
Ready for some fun in the sun? ChessPalace will be taking the Scholastic tournament to Santa Monica beach on Sunday, July 15, 2018. Click Here to Register There are five Sections: *Open *Under 1100 *Under 800 *Under 400 *Non-rated section Time Control: game 30 minutes. Schedule: 4 rounds 10 AM, 11:15 AM, 1 PM, 2:15 … Continue reading Summer Scholastic Tournament
The club will be hosting not one, but two tournaments this weekend, Saturday Quad and a Scholastic Tournament on Sunday. Saturday Quad There will be 3-rounds for the Saturday quad for a game time of 90 minutes/30 moves then sudden death with additional 30minutes; with 5-second delay. Players are grouped based on most updated rating (not monthly supplement). Award prize monies are … Continue reading This Weekend’s Tournament