Monday nights at 6:00pm
405 S. Santa Anita Ave, Arcadia, CA, 91006

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Tournament Schedule 2019


We run chess tournaments throughout the year. Most tournaments last for five or six weeks and attract anywhere from forty to sixty players. We have a good blend of promising youngsters, experienced experts and masters, and many players in-between. Whatever your rating or ability, you will find people to play at Arcadia Chess Club.

Tournament Rules & Etiquette Guide



Tournament 2019 Date(s) Club Dues
Spring Open
6 rounds, 3 sections (Open, U1800, U1400)
April 1, 8, 15, 22, 29
May 6
$10.00
Fred Brock Open
6 rounds, 1 section

May 13, 20
June 3, 10, 17, 24

Closed May 27

$10.00
Summer Open
6 rounds, 3 sections (Open, U1800, U1400)
July 1, 8, 15, 22, 29
August 5
$10.00
Thurlo Mishler Memorial
6 rounds, 3 sections (Open, U1800, U1400)
August 12, 19, 26
September 9, 16, 23

Closed September 2
$5.00
Arcadia Club Championship
6 rounds, 1 section
September 30
October 7, 21, 28
November 4, 18

Closed October 14
$5.00
Richard Morris Memorial
6 rounds, 3 sections (Open, U1800, U1400)
November 25
December 2, 9, 16, 23, 30
$5.00


All games are 30/75, SD 30 with 5 sec delay (or 40/80, SD 30 without delay) unless otherwise specified. Delay is always preferred. Your opponent may be re-paired if you have not shown up by 7:00 P.M. Please see the etiquette guide for a complete list of club rules. Players will be placed in sections according to their rating but may play up one section if within 50 rating points. Time control and sections may be changed at Tournament Director's discretion.