The Richmond Scholastic Tournament (In Person)

The Comfort Suites at Virginia Center Commons

Event Overview

Tournament Information:

  • Location: The Comfort Suites at Virginia Center Commons on 10601 Telegraph Rd, Glen Allen, VA 23059
  • 4 round Swiss tournament.
  • USCF regular and quick rated. Time control: Game in 25 minutes with a 5-second delay.
  • Saturday, August 20th, 10:00 am to approximately 2:00 pm.
  • Entry fee: $35 on or before Monday 8/15, $40 on or before Friday 8/19, $45 on Saturday 8/20 (on-site registration is allowed, registration for round one closes at 9:45 am on Saturday).
  • Participants are not required to play all rounds. Please inform the tournament director if you plan to show up late or leave early.
  • Three Sections: K-3, K-5, and K-8
  • PRIZES: Trophies to the top three in each section!
  • We may decide to merge sections if necessary to make the pairings work better. In this case we would normally award trophies for 1st through 3rd overall in the merged section.
  • We will have enough chess sets for all players. If you would like to use a clock, please bring one.
  • Masks are recommended for unvaccinated players, and optional for everyone else.
  • For questions, please email us at or call us at 703-609-0499.

Other Programs

DMV Chess runs online summer camps, weekly online courses, and weekly USCF online tournaments:


Register here:


10601 Telegraph Road
Glen Allen, VA 23059
United States

Sections: 3
Grand Prix Points:
Prize Fund:
FIDE Rated: No
Handicap Accessible: Yes
Residency Restriction: No
Online Event: No

Organizer Overview

DMV Chess
Phone: 703-609-0499

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