The Virginia Scholastic Chess Association

Chess News

  • 2015 U.S. Open and US Chess Delegates Meeting
  • Summary by VSCA President and Virginia Delegate Mike Hoffpauir | PDF
  • 2017 U.S. Open Will Be Held in Virginia
  • July 29–August 6, 2017 | Sheraton Norfolk Waterside Hotel, Norfolk

Recent VSCA Events

  • Eastern Shore Back-to-School Tournament
  • Northampton County | August 15, 2015 | Tournament Results

Upcoming VSCA Events

  • Grafton Fall Scholastic & Quads (Grades K–12 and Adults)

  • Saturday, September 19, 2015 | Information
  • Grafton Middle School | York County
  • USCF-rated and Not-rated K–12 and K–5 sections
  • USCF-rated Open Quads (K–12 1000+ rating and Adults)
  • Meadowdale Fall Scholastic & Quads (Grades K–12 only)

  • Saturday, October 3, 2015 | Information
  • Meadowdale Public Library | Chesterfield County
  • USCF-rated and Not-rated K–12 and K–5 sections
  • USCF-rated K-12 Quads (1000+ rating)

Other Upcoming Events

  • Richmond Metropolitan Grand Prix Tournaments

  • Organized by Richmond Chess Initiative and Richmond Public Library | More Information
  • Upcoming Tournaments:
  • September 12, 2015 | Richmond Public Library Main Branch
  • September 19, 2015 | Richmond Public Library Westover Hills Branch
  • September 26, 2015 | Richmond Public Library North Avenue Branch

Chess Clubs and Instruction

  • Hampton Roads Scholastic Chess Club

  • Meetings Each Tuesday Night | Facebook
  • Eastminster Presbyterian Church, Virginia Beach
  • Scholastic Players 5:00–7:30 pm
  • Adult and Advanced Scholastic Players 7:00–10:30 pm
  • Meeting Throughout the Summer for Training
  • Now Accepting New Members
  • 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
  • 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
  • All Ages and Experience Levels Welcome
  • Henrico Chess Club

  • Meetings Each Friday Night 6:00–9:00 pm | Information
  • Virginia Center Commons Food Court | Glen Allen
  • Glen Allen Chess Club

  • Meetings Each Tuesday Night 6:00–10:00 pm | Information
  • Stratford University | Glen Allen

It's Your Move!