The Virginia Scholastic Chess Association

Recent VSCA Events

  • Meadowdale Fall Scholastic & Quads
  • Chesterfield County | October 15, 2016 | Tournament Results

Other Recent Events

  • Virginia Beach National Chess Day Festival
  • Organized by Hampton Roads Chess Association
  • Virginia Beach | October 8, 2016 | Tournament Results

Upcoming VSCA Events

  • Hopkins Scholastic at Hopewell (Grades K–12)

  • Saturday, December 10, 2016 | Information
  • Hopewell High School | Hopewell
  • In Memory of VSCA Founder and Past President Peter H. Hopkins
  • K–3, K–5, K–8, K–12 sections | US Chess membership required
  • Advance registration open until 7:00 AM THURSDAY MORNING, December 8
  • Onsite Registration and Payment 8:00–9:00 am, Round 1 at 9:30 am
  • Tournament Check-in Policy
  • Virginia Scholastic & College Championships

  • Friday–Sunday, March 10–12, 2017 | Event Website
  • Holiday Inn Virginia Beach-Norfolk | Virginia Beach
  • Main Tournament | Saturday–Sunday
  • Blitz and Bughouse Tournaments | Friday Evening
  • Parents & Friends Tournament | Saturday–Sunday
  • REGISTRATION IS NOW OPEN | Event Website

Other Upcoming Events

  • Richmond Metropolitan Grand Prix Tournaments

  • Organized by Richmond Chess Initiative and Richmond Public Library
  • All Ages Welcome | US Chess and RCI Membership Required | More Information
  • Upcoming Tournaments:
  • December 3, 2016 | Richmond Public Library Main Branch

Chess Clubs and Instruction

  • Maggie L. Walker Free Chess Clinics

  • Next Clinic: Tuesday, November 15, 2016 | 5:00–7:00 pm | Facebook
  • Maggie L. Walker Governor's School | Richmond
  • No Entry Fee | Open to All Scholastic Families, Regardless of Experience
  • Organized by Maggie L. Walker Chess Club
  • 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
  • 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 | Information
  • 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

It's Your Move!