The Virginia Scholastic Chess Association

VSCA News

  • Virginia Scholastic & College Championships
  • The 2018 Virginia Scholastic & College Championships, organized by the Virginia Chess Federation, will be held March 2–4, 2018 at William Fleming High School in Roanoke. Complete information and online registration is now available at the event website.
  • VSCA Board of Directors Election
  • The annual VSCA membership meeting will be held online Saturday, January 13–Saturday, January 27, 2018. Nominations are now being accepted through Saturday, January 6.  More Information
  • VSCA General Membership Meeting
  • The annual VSCA membership meeting will be held on Saturday, January 20, 2018 at the Grafton tournament in Yorktown.  More Information

Recent VSCA Events

  • Virginia Beach Fall Scholastic & Quads
  • Virginia Beach | October 28, 2017 | Tournament Results

Upcoming VSCA Events

  • Grafton Winter Chess Fest
    (Grades K–12 and Adults)

  • Saturday, January 20, 2018 | Information
  • Grafton Middle School | York County
  • K–12 and K–5 Not-rated sections for new players
  • K–12 and K–5 US Chess-rated Open sections for experienced players
  • US Chess-rated Open Quads for advanced K–12 (1200+ rating) and adults
  • The Annual VSCA Membership Meeting Will Be Held at This Event
  • Online Registration Will Open January 3

Other Upcoming Events

  • Championship Chess "Cross Round" Tournament

  • Saturday, December 30, 2017, 2:00–5:00 pm | Website | Flyer
  • Stuffy's Subs | 324 Libbie Avenue | Richmond, Virginia
  • Organized by Championship Chess RVA
  • Open to Students in Grades K–6 | Rated and Non-rated
  • Virginia Scholastic & College Championships

  • Friday–Sunday, March 2–4, 2018 | Event Website
  • William Fleming High School | Roanoke
  • Organized by the Virginia Chess Federation
  • Blitz Tournament | Friday Evening
  • Main Event | Saturday–Sunday
  • Parents & Friends Tournament | Saturday–Sunday
  • Registration Is Now Open | Event Website

Chess Clubs | Hampton Roads Area

  • Hampton Roads Scholastic Chess Club

  • Meetings Each Tuesday Night | Facebook
  • Eastminster Presbyterian Church, Virginia Beach
  • Training and Rated Tournaments
  • Scholastic Players 5:00–7:30 pm
  • Adult and Advanced Scholastic Players 7:00–10:30 pm
  • Peninsula Chess Club

  • Meetings Each Thursday Night | Website
  • First United Methodist Church | Newport News
  • Registration opens at 6:30 pm; Rated Games beginning at 7:00 pm; Also Casual Play
  • All Ages and Experience Levels Welcome
  • Denbigh Community Center Chess Club

  • Meetings Each Thursday Night 4:30–6:30 pm
  • Denbigh Community Center | Newport News
  • Beginners Welcome | Sets Provided | Chess Coach Available at Each Meeting

Chess Clubs | Greater Richmond Area

  • Chesterfield County Public Library Chess Club

  • Meetings Each Tuesday Night 6:00–8:00 pm
  • Meadowdale Library | 4301 Meadowdale Boulevard
  • All Ages Are Welcome!
  • Henrico Police Athletic League Free Chess Club

  • Meetings Each Friday Night 6:30–8:30 pm | Flyer
  • Henrico County Training Center | 7701 E Parham Road
  • Ages 6-18, All Experience Levels
  • Glen Allen Chess Club

  • Meetings Each Tuesday Night 6:00–10:00 pm | Facebook
  • Stratford University | Glen Allen
  • Bon Air Chess Club

  • Meetings 1st and 3rd Friday Nights 7:00 pm
  • Bon Air Church of Latter Day Saints | Chesterfield County
  • Kid and Adult Friendly Chess Club
  • Mechanicsville Chess Club

  • Meetings Each Tuesday Night 6:00–8:30 pm | Website
  • Locations in Mechanicsville and Ashland
  • All Ages Welcome
  • Players Under 18 Must Be Accompanied by a Parent

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