We’ll be broadcasting some of the games from the 2021 National Open! Check out the broadcasts at any of the following links: National Open ChessBomb Chess.com Chess24 Lichess Follow Chess US Women’s Open ChessBomb Chess.com Walter Browne Blitz ChessBomb Chess.com
Players can now register to receive pairings by text message. Please fill out this electronic form: https://forms.gle/9y4MgsiAVQPLosTC8, there will also be paper forms available at Chess Control. We need this step as positive confirmation to receive text messages. Let us know if you have any questions!
The drawing was held this morning and the winner is L. F. of Franklin Tennessee. L.F.’s stay at the Las Vegas Chess Festival is on us. The recording of the drawing is here.
We will be holding two Town Hall Meetings where players and parents new to tournament chess or new to our event can have their questions answered. These meetings are open to players, parents, and coaches who have registered or wish to learn more before registering. Recordings of the meetings will be posted here for players […]
Player safety and confidence is important to us. We will rigorously follow state and local regulations as well as Westgate Resort’s policies.
The Dean of Scholastic Chess, Dewain Barber, was chosen to be the guest host of the International Youth Championship. WGM Tatev Abrahamyan will give the Simul for Kids.