The Hampton Roads Chess Club [HRCC]

Welcome to the Hampton Roads Chess Club [HRCC] site.


The HRCC has ceased meeting in person on Tuesdays until further notice due to the corona virus. We will reconsider our closings based on conditions. The HRCC  had run on-line tournaments at while we cannot meet in person . unfortunately, there was little interest so the on-line events have been discontinued.  See the on-line play on link below and our Facebook page.  Watch here for updated information when known. The  Facebook page will also be updated. The club schedule is completely out of date until we know about changes due to the virus.

Site:   Eastminster Presbyterian Church
3229 MacDonald Road  Virginia Beach, VA  23464
Park in the parking lot and enter through door in back of church.

Our club is open to players of all ages and skill levels.  We have casual chess, USCF rated tournament chess, and occasional other activities.

See the home page for information.  Click to follow the club on Facebook.

We meet on Tuesdays from 7:00 pm to 10 pm. Registration is from 7:15 to 7:30.  Most tournaments start at 7:45

The club is free to attend. The tournaments have low entry fees and many have prizes. Almost all our tournaments require USCF membership

USCF membership can be purchased at the club. We can take credit & debit cards until 7:30, sometimes later. We take checks or cash anytime.

The club has some sets, boards, and clocks. It is greatly appreciated but not necessary to bring your own equipment.

The Club Activity and Tournament Schedule has been updated. It now has the list of events for 2019

We also have an on-line club at  Go to our   HRCC on-line play  page to learn about the club and how to play.

Here are links to the HRCC current and archived events

View the HRCC 2020 schedule Out of date!         On-line play on

Download the 2020 schedule as a PDF HRCC 2020 Schedule Out of date!              Current tournament pairings and standings.

Links to other organizations.

US Chess         Virginia Chess Federation [VCF]          The Virginia Scholastic Chess Association

The links below may not work. The pages are under construction.

       See ongoing and past club tournaments

         Click here to see the conditions for the bi-annual club championship

Click to see the archive for the club champions and Championship tournament standings.