DC Speed Chess Challenge | By Live Chess

Hook Hall

Event Overview

Tournament is located at Hook Hall! Walking distance from Georgia Ave-Petworth Metro Station!

3400 Georgia Ave NW, Washington, DC 20010

Games are played in the Main Hall of Hook Hall.  

12 Round Blitz Swiss. Games are 3 minutes 2-second increments. 

BRING CLOCKS! Limited clocks provided.

Entry Fee $35

Student Entry Fee $20 (MUST email valid College ID)

All ages can compete.

On-site registration ends at 3:15 pm. On-site registration is $40.

Free entry for GMs & IMs. Please email for registration. $20 is deducted from the prize. 

First Round starts at 3:30 pm. Proceeding rounds begin immediately after the last game is completed. There is a 15-minute break after Round 7. The break is the last chance for players to withdraw. 

0 Point Byes

After the break period ends, the tournament will resume in the same manner.


1st $150 

2nd $100

3rd $50



Register here ^^^

The venue is pet-friendly. Pets must be leashed. 

For any questions email: malcolm@livechess.club.


3400 Georgia Ave
Washington, DC 20010
United States

Sections: 1
Grand Prix Points:
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FIDE Rated: No
Handicap Accessible: No
Residency Restriction: No
Online Event: No

Organizer Overview

Live Chess
Email: malcolm@livechess.club
Phone: 7328018985
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