Chess Tournaments


1st Tuesday of the month G/70 chess tournament @ 7 PM
Every 1st-Tuesday of the month our club hosts a rated Game-70 chess tournament. You have to be a member of the USCF to participate. Each player will have 70 minutes to make their moves. You will play 1 round per month. Sections will be created according to your USCF rating (You will only play people near your current rating.) The entry fee is 50 cents--yes, fifty cents--please bring 2 quarters or a half-dollar--and there is no prize money. This is for rating only. Registration begins at 6:30. Please bring a chess clock if you have one. Thank you.


2nd Tuesday of the month G/29 chess tournament @ 7 PM
Every 2nd-Tuesday of the month our club hosts a rated Game-29 round-robin chess tournament. You have to be a member of the USCF to participate. Each player will have 29 minutes to make their moves. You will play 3 rounds in a round-robin system, and there will be 4 players per section. Sections will be created according to your USCF quick rating (You will only play people near your current rating.) The entry fee is $5, and the winner of each section will win $15. Since this is G/29, only your quick rating will be affected. Registration begins at 6:30. Please bring a chess clock if you have one. Thank you.


Last Tuesday of the month G/10 chess tournament @ 7 PM
Every last Tuesday of the month we host a rated Game-10 chess tournament in the Swiss format. However, you do not have to be a member of the USCF to participate. You will play four ten-minute games. The entry fee is $5. A win will net you $2.50, and a draw will get you $1.25. Registration begins at 6:30. Please bring a chess clock if you have one. Thank you.


***There are always players available for non-tournament, casual play, so feel free to come to the club even if you don't plan to be in a tournament.***


Find more OTB chess tournaments in the Kansas City, Missouri, area
Visit the Kansas City, Missouri, Chess Tournaments Calendar.


Computer chess tournaments & results
Visit our Computer Chess Tournaments and Results page