Thursday October 8, 2015

USCF Rated G/5 Tournament

Registration: 6:30 - 7:00 PM

Our Hours

The chess club is open every Thursday:

5:00 PM - 9:00 PM

Our Location

Room C
Tennessee Valley Unitarian Universalist Church
2931 Kingston Pike
Knoxville, Tennessee 37919

Club Membership

Adult— $20 / year
Under 12 — $10 / year

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2014-2015 Knoxville Chess Champions

City Champion: FM Peter Bereolos.

Amateur Champion (Rated under "2000"): Co-Champions: Adrian Gellert, Brad Phillis, and Kevin Swanger.


FREE USCF-Rated Chess Games

GKCC member DOUGLAS FORSYTHE wants to play chess with you. He wants to play USCF-Rated games in the Knoxville area, at any time control from G/30 to G/60 inclusive. He would like to play you a match of several games, in one session.

  • He would pay all Rating fees -- it would be free for you to play.
  • He would be happy to play at your house, his house, or some other mutually agreed-upon location (for example, a local bookstore).
  • He can play on almost any day and time that is convenient for you.

If you are interested, call Doug at 456-1579, during October 2015.

For the games to be Ratable:

  • You must be a current USCF member. for more details and full list

2014 Land of the Sky

Photographs of the Land of Sky chess tournament, held in Asheville, NC, on January 24-26, 2014.

Land of the Sky photographs


May 2008 Oak Ridge Chess Event

Greater Knoxville Chess Club members Leonard Dickerson and Keith Eatherly helped man the chess table at an all night lockdown for graduating Seniors of Oak Ridge High School.

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Photos of 5-Minute Tournaments

October 2006

October 2007

This is a photograph of Boris Fine.

2015 Contributors

We thank and honor these friends of chess who have made a financial donation to the chess club or donated a tournament prize:

Robert Poling

Haskell Glover

Bob Hydzik

Bob Leu

FM Pete Bereolos

Douglas Forsythe

John Anthony


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