12 players came together September 15-16, 2018 to compete in the first annual Arkansas Senior Championship. Even though the field was small, the competition was tough. Several games came down to the wire! We paid prizes for 1600+ and 1599 and below. Thanks to everyone who came out! This was a fun tournament and the […]Read More 1st Annual Arkansas Senior Championship Report
A reminder that we meet the 1st and 3rd Tuesday’s of the month. We’ll meet next week and hope you can join us!Read More No meeting tonight…
Due to the generosity of Bruce Garnett from Hot Springs, AR we’re excited to announce that our club has a chess library. We’re cataloging books every day and hope to have our complete catalog in a searchable database within the next few weeks. To check out what we have available so far and information about […]Read More Introducing the SWLR Chess Club’s Library!
Ratings from today’s tournament! Congratulations to all of today’s competitors, especially with William Donham and his perfect 3.0 score!Read More Ratings from 8/4/18 qss summer tournament…
34 players made their way to the third quarter tournament!Read More 34 players…
Starting in June, our regular meetings will be held the 1st and 3rd Tuesdays of the month instead of meeting every Tuesday. Thank you for your understanding!Read More Changes in Schedule
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 […]Read More New Status for SWLR Chess Club
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 […]Read More 2nd Annual Simul!
Our club did not meet last week, but we’ll be open tonight from 6:00-8:00 PM. Come by and get a game! Also, we have open registration for four tournaments. Arkansas Senior Championships (50+) Spring QSS Tournament. May 5. $10. Summer Fun Scholastic Tournament Urban Knights Open. This tournament is organized by our friends at the […]Read More Chess Club Meets Tonight and Tournament News
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 […]Read More Winter QSS Tournament Report