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
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!Read More Only 24 days…
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 […]Read More Big News in Arkansas Chess!
Our club’s first simul against Tony Davis took place on November 17. Six schools were represented and the simul took two hours. Thanks to Tony Davis for competing! We look forward to more events like this.Read More First Simul A Success
Due to Halloween, the SWLR Chess Club will not meet tomorrow night. There will be our simul against Tony Davis next week, and we will resume normal club meetings November 14 with an unrated blitz tournament. Check out http://www.arkansaschess.net for an upcoming tournament on November 11 in Fort Smith.Read More No Meeting Tomorrow Night
We’re excited to announce that you can register and pay online for all SWLRCC events! We also now Visa and MasterCard at all tournaments, even though preregistration is preferred. To register and pay for the Snowflakes in Little Rock tournament on January 27, please go to our online store.Read More Register and Prepay For All Events!
We had a great tournament for our first Quarterly Saturday Series tournament! 23 players competed in three sections and we had players from Hot Springs, Little Rock and surrounding area, and even Fort Smith! We’re already looking forward to our next Quarterly Saturday Series tournament on January 27. We no offer online signup and payments […]Read More Quarterly Saturday Series Pictures!
A couple of events coming up… 1. National Chess Day at the Dee Brown Library. Saturday, October 14 from 10:30-12:30 pm. 2. Quarterly rated tournament on October 21. $5. Click here to register. Below is a picture of our 5:00 pm meeting from yesterday. If you know of any kids between the ages of 9-12, […]Read More SWLR Chess Club News