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2014 National K-12 (Grades) Chess Championship


The last National Scholastic event of the year, the K-12 Chess Championships, will take place at the Rosen Shingle Creek Hotel in Orlando, Florida, 12 – 14 December. Continue reading

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Scholastic Tournament – October 12th – National Chess Day


Download/Print: October 2013 Scholastic Chess Tournament Flyer (PDF) Register Online: http://chess2013oct.eventbrite.com  Where: Gamescape in Tallahassee Mall, 2415 North Monroe Street, Suite 303, Tallahassee, FL 32303 Sections: Two Sections: USCF rated & Unrated USCF Membership is only required if you play in the rated section You may pay for a USCF membership onsite the day of the tournament or … Continue reading

2013 North American Youth Chess Championships


I wanted to pass this along to anyone that might be interested in attending this chess tournament. Dear Steven, The exciting 2013 North American Youth Chess Championships are being held in Toronto, Canada from August 15-16, 2013, in all age categories, through the Canadian Chess Federation (CFC) and the World Chess Federation (FIDE). On behalf … Continue reading

May 18th Scholastic Chess Tournament


Sponsored by Tallahassee Chess Club Register Online: http://chess2013may.eventbrite.com Download/Print: May 2013 Scholastic Chess Tournament Flyer Where:  Gamescape in Tallahassee Mall, 2415 North Monroe Street, Suite 303, Tallahassee, FL 32303 Sections: Two Sections: USCF rated & Unrated. USCF Membership is only required if you play in the rated section. You may pay for a USCF membership on-site the … Continue reading

Fairview-Imagine Winter Team Match


Fairview Middle School and Imagine Charter School played a 5 person team match last night Wednesday February 13th.    The five Imagine team members  were  Libbi, Josh, Ashton, Logan, and Lilah, while the members of the Fairview team were Julian, Travis, Carson, and Rayme.    Fairview was one member short until Imagine graciously allowed them to add Julian’s … Continue reading

Fairview Winter Tournament


The Fairview Chess Club held a tournament January 23rd and 30th to select the members of it’s team in the forthcoming match with Imagine.    Nine players took part with Julian being the eventual winner.                     Round    Player       1    2    3    4   Total Place 1. Julian       3D   2W   5W   6W  3.5   I 2. Travis       9W   1L   6W   5W  3     II … Continue reading

Scholastic Team Match


Fairview Middle School and Imagine Charter School have agreed to play a match against each other on Wednesday February 13th beginning at 5:30 P.M. at Gamescape in the Tallahassee Mall. The format will have two 5 member teams each member of both will play all 5 members of the other team. Special thanks to the … Continue reading

New Scholastic Feature


Steve has invited me to post scholastic blogs.     I will post Tallahassee Scholastic results of club tournaments, team matches, individual achieveemts, and I will annotate and post games played by Tallahassee scholastic players. Don Conner

Award Winning Film, Brooklyn Castle, Coming to Tallahassee


IMAGINE A SCHOOL WHERE THE COOL KIDS ARE THE CHESS TEAM… WELCOME TO I.S. 318 SPECIAL ONE NIGHT ONLY VIEWING – FEBRUARY 26, 2013 @ 7:30 PM RESERVE YOUR TICKETS TODAY AND MAKE THIS HAPPEN This event will only happen if 90 people reserve a ticket. Watch the trailer, then reserve your tickets today: http://www.tugg.com/events/2878 Brooklyn Castle … Continue reading

Register for January 26 Scholastic Chess Tournament


Scholastic Chess Tournament, January 26, 2013.
Sponsored by Tallahassee Chess Club
Where: Gamescape in Tallahassee Mall
Two Sections: USCF rated & Unrated
5-round Swiss, G/28;d3,
Round Times: 11:15, 12:15, 1:15, 2:15, 3:15
1st and 2nd place trophies to each of the following grade levels: Overall (K-12), K-8, and K-5. One trophy per player. All participants will receive a commemorative medal. Continue reading