Upcoming Tournaments




Cecil County Quads, 4th Saturday of each month

Mask Optional at this tournament

Format:           3 round Quads                          Players split into groups of 4 by rating                     

There may also be a Swiss 3 rounds

 Time control:  Game 90 min. 5 sec. delay – G/90;d5

 Prizes:             $60 for first prize in each Quad                $60 for first in Swiss, 2 nd prize in Swiss $30

 Round times:  Round 1- 10:00 am                          Round 2- 1:30 pm                          Round 3- 5:00 pm

 Location:         St. Mary Anne’s Episcopal Church                           315 S. Main St.                          North East, Md. 21901                          In the White building at that address.                       

Entry Fee:       $25

 Registration:   9:00 am to 9:40am  Questions:       John Anderson                         

Cell Phone-302-593-3752                          E-mail-  daoceanandjohn@aol.com                          E-mail is preferred method of communication                          Please email me by Thursday if you plan to come so I can pre-register you Other info:      Coffee, tea, snacks, and PIZZA available-Requesting donation to cover it.                  

        Score sheets available, I have notation books for sale                          

USCF membership is required and notation must be recorded

Tri-State Chess Club https://www.tristatechess.club/

Over the board chess Monday from 6:30 to 11 PM at the Ridley Park United Methodist Church, 501 N Swarthmore Ave, Ridley Park, PA.  

An online chess.com club: https://www.chess.com/club/tri-state-chess-club. Matches are 30 +10 second increment, 3-round Swiss

The Charm City Chess Club

2022 December Action Tournament

Sunday, December 4th, 2022

The DoubleTree Hilton Hotel

Canterbury Room

4 W University Pkwy, Baltimore, MD 21218

Tel: 917-573-5775

Registration at www.CharmCityChess.com.

USCF Rated  / 3 Sections

Open Section Entry Fee:  $30, after November 27th $40

U1400 Section Entry Fee: $30, after November 27th $40

U1000 Section Entry Fee: $25, after November 27th $30

Registration: 9:00-10:00AM, rounds at 10:30am, 12:30pm, 1:45pm, 3:00pm, 4:30pm.  US Chess Federation membership required.

Please bring chess sets and clocks.

USCF Rated All Sections 5SS, G/25; d5

Open Section: Prizes based on 40 entrants.

1st Prize $200, 2nd Prize $125, 3rd Prize $75, Top U2000 $70, U1800 $70, U1600 $70, Unrated $50.  Section open to unrated and players over USCF rating of 1300.

U1400 Section: Prizes based on 40 entrants.

1st Prize $160, 2nd Prize $100, 3rd Prize $60, Top U1200 $55, Top Unrated $40

U1000 Section: 1st Prize $50 Trophies for 1st, 2nd and 3rd place, Top U800, Top U500 and Top Unrated.

USCF December Rating Supplement used.

Byes: Two ½ point byes available, only one ½ bye for either round 4 or 5. Notifications for byes required 1 hour prior to start of desired round.

US Chess Federation membership required.

Player withdrawal one week prior to event (11/27 – 12/4/22) will be reimbursed less $10 late cancellation fee.  Online registration closes day of the event.  Onsite registrations welcome.  Metered street parking available.  Hotel garage discount rate $15.  Covid mask policy subject to current Baltimore City regulations.


Alan Horowitz

Charm City Chess Club, Inc.