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
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 […]Read More Upcoming Chess Opportunities
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 […]Read More New Partnership for SWLR Chess Club
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 firstname.lastname@example.org To Register, arrive 8am, […]Read More Chess Opportunities in the Coming 8 Weeks!
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.Read More First Meeting