Category Archives: Tournaments/Events

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10 May
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2012 National Elementary (K-6) Championship

Young chess players from all over the country to participate in the 2012 National Elementary (K-6) Championship. Good luck to all of the players! May 11 – 13, 2012  (May 10 – Bughouse & Blitz) – Nashville, TN $20,000 in Scholarships ...

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Photo Courtesy Saint Louis Chess Club: World' s Largest Chess Piece
08 May
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2012 U.S. Championships Begin in Saint Louis

By Mike Klein SAINT LOUIS, May 8, 2012 — The 2012 U.S. Chess Championship and U.S. Women’s Championship began in the most serene setting, belying the pressure that will mount over the next two weeks. The opening ceremony and drawing ...

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Hyatt Minneapolis
05 Apr
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2012 National High School (K-12) Championship

Coming Up!  13-15 April 2012 · Minneapolis, MN (12 April – Bughouse & Blitz) Location Hyatt Regency Minneapolis 1300 Nicollet Mall Minneapolis, MN 55403 7SS, G/120. A Junior Grand Prix (JGP) event. 5 sections K-12 Championship K-12 Under 1600 K-12 ...

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U.S. Junior Closed Championship
04 Apr
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2012 U.S. Junior Closed Championship Set for Saint Louis

By Mike Wilmering April 4, 2012 SAINT LOUIS, March 29, 2012 — The 2012 U.S. Junior Closed Championship will be held at the Chess Club and Scholastic Center of Saint Louis July 6-20 this year. This marks the third consecutive ...

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Nakamura Tata Steel Chess
22 Feb
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“Nakamura seeks third U.S. Championship title in St. Louis”

For more information, please contact: Mike Wilmering Communications Specialist Chess Club and Scholastic Center of Saint Louis mwilmering@saintlouischessclub.org 314.361.2437 For Immediate Release Nakamura seeks third U.S. Championship title in St. Louis Fields set for 2012 U.S. Championship and U.S. Women’s ...

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Awonder Liang, Photo Andrea Rosen
26 Nov
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Americans Shine at the 2011 World Youth Championship

The U.S. Chess Trust Continues Support of the World Youth Chess Championship with $10,000 Contribution to the U.S. Chess Federation in support of U.S. Players participating in the event. The US Chess Trust committed $10,000 to help offset the cost ...

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UTDChesstn
05 Oct
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Denker Tournament of High School Champions (Aug. 4 -7, 2012)

“The Denker Tournament of High School Champions is proud to announce that the University of Texas at Dallas (UTD) has once again given a scholarship to be awarded to the winner of the 2012 Denker tournament. Check out the video ...

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World Chess Hall of Fame
08 Sep
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World Chess Hall of Fame: Grand Opening!

World Chess Hall of Fame 4652 Maryland Avenue St. Louis, Missouri 63108 email info@worldchesshof.org tel 314-367-WCHF (9243) The World Chess Hall of Fame has moved from Miami, FL to Saint Louis, MO. The Grand Opening for the public is Sept. ...

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2011 World Cup GM Gata Kamsky
03 Sep
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FIDE World Chess Cup: GM Gata Kamsky Still In It!

World Chess Cup (Aug. 26 – Sept. 21, 2011) In Round 3, Gata Kamsky (USA) wins against Ian Nepomniachtchi (Russia) GM Kamsky, Gata (2741) (White) vs GM Nepomniachtchi, Ian (2711) (Black) 1. d4 Nf6 2. c4 g6 3. Nc3 d5 ...

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2011 U.S. Blind Championship
22 Aug
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U.S. Blind Championships: Dan Steininger Earns U.S. Blind Title, Saulo Torres Wins Tournament

The U.S. Blind Championships were held in Pittsburgh from August 19-20. 2011. Saulo Torres earned a perfect score and won $600, but was ineligible for the title because he is from Colombia. The U.S. Blind Championship title went to Dan ...

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