Club Calendar

The chess club meets every Thursday from 5:00 - 9:00 PM.

Casual Games are always available — regardless of what event is scheduled


September 2018

September Club Swiss
Starts on Thursday September 6, 2018 — 6:00 PM

  • 4-Round USCF Rated Swiss.
  • Play one game a week, on the Thursday nights in September.
  • Entry Fee: $10.
  • Registration is on 9/6/2018 from 6:00-6:25 PM. Games will commence a few minutes after registration.
  • Time Control: Each clock is set individually, based on the actual starting time of the game. The most common time control is G/85, but it can vary from G/110 to G/61. Time Delay: 5-seconds.

  • The highest finisher who hasn't already qualified, will quailify to play in the Knoxville CIty Championship, a six-player round robin that will be held at the chess club in autumn. This is the last chance to qualify for the 2018 Championship.

  • USCF and GKCC memberships are required; can be purchased at the tournament.
  • Re-entries are permitted. If you lose in the first round, you may reenter the tournament for $5. You would begin the tournament in round 2, and receive a half-point bye for round 1.


October 2018

10-Minute Tournament
Thursday October 4, 2018 — 6:30 PM

  • Entry: $10.
  • 4-round, USCF-Rated Swiss
  • USCF and GKCC memberships are required; can be purchased at the tournament.
  • Registration is on 10/4/2018 from 6:30-7:00 PM. The tournament will commence a few minutes after registration.
  • Time Limit: game in 10 minutes. No Time Delay.

15-Minute Tournament
Thursday October 11, 2018 — 6:30 PM

  • Entry: $10.
  • 3-round, USCF-Rated Swiss.
  • USCF and GKCC memberships are required, can be purchased at the tournament.
  • Registration is on 10/11/2018 from 6:30-7:00 PM. The tournament will commence a few minutes after registration.
  • Time Limit: game in 15 minutes. No Time Delay.

| Back to Top | Back Home |

| Calendar | News | Tournament | Knox ch | Champs List | Policy |

| Cross tables | Links | Club Info | Photos | Facebook |