On the weekend of July 20-22, Continental Chess Association held three separate events that collectively drew 712 players and awarded $62,500 in prizes!
In the News
Cherry Hill, New Jersey (August 14, 2018) — Ilia Lipilin (Russia) is the World Champion for the FIDE World Junior Chess Championship for the Disabled….
Congratulations to the 2018 Chess Journalists of America Award Winners! Here are a few of the top winners with excerpts from their work.
Hikaru Nakamura (USA) and Shakhriyar Mamedyarov (Azerbaijan) grabbed the lead at the Saint Louis Rapid & Blitz in the third day of play, both finishing…
The Saint Louis Rapid and Blitz was opened on August 9, 2018 at the World Chess Hall of Fame, with our top three American players…
The XXIX Pan American Youth Chess Championships took place in Santiago, Chile, July 22 – 28. Santiago is a densely populated city with 5.5 million…
On August 7th, the Opening Ceremony and the Drawing of Lots opened the 2nd FIDE World Junior Chess Championship for the Disabled in Cherry Hill,…
The thrilling STL Rapid & Blitz is beginning again at the Saint Louis Chess Club this weekend. Let’s take a look at the competitors.
Blindfold phenom Timur Gareyev (Kansas) kept his eyes very wide open to opportunities as he rebounded from a 5th-Round loss to GM Jorge Cori (Missouri)….
As the momentum for our US Chess Women’s movement continues to grow, a video by film-maker Jenny Schweitzer Bell premiered today in the New Yorker….
US Chess Press
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- Fabiano Caruana First American in a Generation to Compete for World Chess Championship »
- Five Chess Legends Selected as 2018 Hall of Fame Inductees »
- Job Opportunity at US Chess Spring Nationals »