Tournament Opportunities

This is a fairly comprehensive list of selected tournaments, mostly in the mid-Atlantic, that are suitable for our players.  You should also check out the Virginia Chess Federation page and click on “Clearinghouse” for upcoming tournaments in our region.   You can also check out the VSCA calendar here for smaller events and be sure to click through all the tabs.

 

June 14-16:  8th Annual Continental Class Championships (Falls Church / DC area)

– USCF members only, all ages.  Recommended for Orcas and up.

June 22-23: Roanoke Valley Chess Club Championship (Roanoke, VA)

– USCF members only, all ages.  Recommended for Orcas and up.

July 2-7:  47th Annual World Open (Philadelphia)

– USCF members only, all ages. Recommended for Orcas and up.

July 13-14: 29th Annual Charlottesville Open (Charlottesville, VA)

– USCF members only, open and U1700 sections.

August 23-25: 51st annual Atlantic Open (Falls Church, VA)

– Rated only. Recommended for Orcas and up.

August 31-September 2: 83rd Annual Virginia Closed (Glen Alan, VA)

– Rated only. Recommended for Orcas and up.

October 10-14: 11th Annual Washington Chess Congress (Falls Church, VA)

– USCF members only, all ages. Recommended for Orcas and up.