New Status for SWLR Chess Club

It’s an exciting day!  Our club has been granted 501(c)3 status by the IRS.  This means our club does not pay income taxes and any donations made to the club are tax deductible. This also means that some fundraising opportunities can be open to us that weren’t before.   This new status helps us in […]

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2nd Annual Simul!

Join us for our 2nd Annual Simul!  Tony Davis had a perfect score against us in 2017 so we’ve asked him back to see if we can do any better. When:  April 13. 6:00 PM Where:  10701 Baseline Road, Little Rock, AR 72022 Cost:  $5.  Register at Application: 2nd Annual Beat a Master Chess Simul We’ve […]

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Winter QSS Tournament Report

Forty players gathered on January 27, 2018 to compete in our first QSS (Quarterly Saturday Series) tournament of 2018.  This was also the first AR Grand Prix tournament for the year. I had a family emergency and wasn’t about to make it. Stephen Paulson graciously agreed to TD the event. One thing I’m extremely happy […]

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Only 24 days…

There are only 24 days until our 2018 Quarterly Saturday Tournament Series begins. Have you registered yet? Registration: Snowflakes in Little Rock Tournament Click on this link to get all the details of the tournament, register and pay.  Here’s to a great 2018 QSS!

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Big News in Arkansas Chess!

2018 BIG NEWS: year long, statewide, Grand Prix for Arkansas players throughtout 2018! The last time AR had a state-wide Grand Prix (GP) was more than a decade ago. The basics: you earn points for wins and draws in each Grand Prix designated event you participate in, with points tallied all year long and there will […]

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