We're proud to host our 51st Fred Thompson Memorial. Format: 4 rounds Swiss System in three sections; Time Control: Game/45 with delay 5s; USCF Rated: Dual; Sections: Championship (Open), Reserve (open to rated players under 1800), Novice (open to players rated under 1000 or unrated); Schedule:Saturday, June 25, 2022, rounds 9am | 10:45am | 2pm | 3:30pm; Byes: One ½-point bye is available. Registration: PCC $40, Non-Members Advance $50, Non-Members On-Site $55; Prize plaques for all sections.
On Saturday evening, June 25th, 6pm-10pm, we will station club members at our night market tent to play chess against the general public for honor and glory. Night market is an event packed with artisans, crafters, food trucks, live local bands, and activities for kids and adults alike.
On Sunday, June 26, we'll meet in Schenley Park for Dual-rated Quads. Time Control: Game/45 delay 5s; rounds start at 11am sharp; Registration: PCC $40, Non-Members $50; Prizes: $80 first place per quad, and $20 bonus for 3-0 scores. Please note, registration is available online only, there will not be onsite registration.
The Pittsburgh Chess Club invites the community to it’s open house to meet our members, play a game of chess, and to learn more about the Club. We will also have door prizes. Stop by on Monday, June 27th between 6pm-8pm.