Quarterly Saturday Series Pictures!

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 […]

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SWLR Chess Club News

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, […]

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Upcoming Chess Opportunities

Saturday, September 30th Fall Scholastic Classic Chess Tourney Danville School Complex, Danville, Arkansas 72833 (use Google maps, we compete in one cafeteria with skittles in the other) Five Sections, see entry form and flyer to determine the appropriate section and to pre-register. Sections 2 thru 5 CXR rated! Premiere Section 1 rated with both CXR […]

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New Partnership for SWLR Chess Club

New Partnership This afternoon I met with leaders from the I Promise out of school program to discuss a partnership between their program and the SWLR Chess Club.  I Promise meets out of the Covenant Keepers Charter School on Geyer Springs Road and helps give experiences to children ages 6-19 through prevention (ages 6-11) and […]

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Chess Opportunities in the Coming 8 Weeks!

Saturday, September 23rd K-12 Central AR Chess Tournament Mosaic Church, 6221 Colonel Glenn Rd., Little Rock, AR 6 rd. Swiss, CXR Rated!! Prizes for 1st, 2nd, 3rd in each section, plus team awards Flyer: http://westarkchess.com/wp-content/uploads/2017/09/Mosaic-Tourney.jpg Bring Board and Clock Entry Fee: $ 10- Bring exact cash please Questions: Conan Gallaty cgallaty@gmail.com To Register, arrive 8am, […]

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First Meeting

Congratulations to Lee Miller for winning a new chess set! Ryland Brown (left), Bill Beck (center), Lee Miller (right) We had 19 come to our first official meeting of the SWLR Chess Club!  Lee Miller was the fortunate player to take home a new chess set.

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