The Virginia Scholastic Chess Association

Recent VSCA Events

  • Grafton Fall Scholastic & Quads
  • York County | September 24, 2016 | Tournament Results

Upcoming VSCA Events

  • Virginia Scholastic & College Championships

  • Friday–Sunday, March 10–12, 2017
  • Holiday Inn Virginia Beach-Norfolk | Virginia Beach
  • Main Tournament | Saturday–Sunday
  • Blitz Tournament | Friday Evening
  • Parents & Friends Tournament | Saturday–Sunday
  • Online Registration Opens December 1, 2016

Other Upcoming Events

  • Virginia Beach National Chess Day Festival

  • Saturday, October 8, 2016 | Virginia Beach Town Center | More Information
  • Organized by Hampton Roads Chess Association
  • Sponsored by the City of Virginia Beach
  • Tournament Sections for All Ages and Experience Levels
  • All Tournament Games are Quick Time Control (G/20;d3)
  • Simultaneous Exhibition by Five-time Virginia State Champion Dan Miller
  • Free Chess Lessons | Giant Chess Set | Casual Chess Available All Day
  • All Events Outdoors Near the Virginia Beach Town Center Fountain
  • Advance Registration Now Open until 12:00 NOON FRIDAY, October 7
  • 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:
  • October 8, 2016 | Richmond Public Library Main Branch
  • November 5, 2016 | Richmond Public Library Main Branch
  • December 3, 2016 | Richmond Public Library Main Branch

Chess Clubs and Instruction

  • Maggie L. Walker Free Chess Clinics

  • Next Clinic: Tuesday, September 27, 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
  • RCI Free Chess Training

  • Hosted by Richmond Chess Initiative and Richmond Public Library
  • Each Monday, 6:00 pm–7:30 pm | Richmond Public Library North Avenue and Westover Hills Branches
  • Each Wednesday, 6:00 pm–7:30 pm | Richmond Public Library Main and Belmont Branches
  • All Ages and Experience Levels Welcome
  • Peninsula Chess Club

  • Meetings Each Thursday Night 6:45–10:00 pm | Website
  • First United Methodist Church | Newport News
  • Rated Games beginning at 7:30pm; Also Casual Play
  • All Ages and Experience Levels 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 | 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!