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Western Alliance Summer Chess Camp: June 20-23

Western Alliance Summer Chess Camp: June 20-23

Posted on 09. Apr, 2017 by .

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It is that time of the year again! One of the largest Summer Chess Camps in Arizona is here again. Summer Chess Camp + USCF tournament is Tucson is now open for registration! We had over 75 participants in 2016. Open to all ages and skill levels, this wonderful Tucson tradition is in its 13th […]

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7th ANNUAL SUMMER CHESS CAMP DATES! JUNE 26-30TH

7th ANNUAL SUMMER CHESS CAMP DATES! JUNE 26-30TH

Posted on 21. Feb, 2012 by .

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The dates for the biggest Tucson summer chess camp are here! It is never too early to plan for big chess events so we post this early for everyone’s convenience. The 7TH ANNUAL WESTERN ALLIANCE TUCSON SUMMER CHESS CAMP will be held in the Central Tucson! The International School of Tucson (newly relocated to the […]

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League Match #3: December 3, 2011

League Match #3: December 3, 2011

Posted on 29. Nov, 2011 by .

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  Tournament play is one of the best ways to combine fun, competitive nature of the game and learning all in one. League Matches provide a nice venue towards that goal as couple of hundred players in K-12 show up to compete for numerous Individual and team trophies and medals. The registration can be done […]

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Winning G/10 2011 Las Vegas Championship, etc: Recap

Winning G/10 2011 Las Vegas Championship, etc: Recap

Posted on 28. Jun, 2011 by .

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  Las Vegas Chess Festival: June 8-11, 2011 Becoming 2011 Game 10 National Champion. That 10 Minute Game Event became the highlight of the Vegas chess trip for me and left a very positive feel throughout the tournament. It is always great to start a tour (3 planned events) with doing super well in the […]

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1st ICC Open: Match with GM Hikaru Nakamura

1st ICC Open: Match with GM Hikaru Nakamura

Posted on 28. Jun, 2011 by .

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  ICC (chessclub.com) website has long been considered the top choice for all Grandmasters and beginners alike, who would like to play, study and learn chess on line. With their brand new addition- the ICC Open (May 2011), they tapped a whole new field of tournaments on line that include cash prizes. It was a […]

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Tucson Chinese Center Tournament:SPRING OPEN: March 19th, 2011

Tucson Chinese Center Tournament:SPRING OPEN: March 19th, 2011

Posted on 02. Feb, 2011 by .

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Tucson Chinese Community Center ( TCCC ) will sponsor its annual Spring  Open on March 19th. If you are looking for comfort for players and parents, great facility, safe environment, skittles place and very strong competition- this is the tournament to attend. It is probably not much of an exxaguration to say that TCCC offers […]

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Tucson Chinese Center USCF Tournament: October 2nd, 2010

Tucson Chinese Center USCF Tournament: October 2nd, 2010

Posted on 12. Sep, 2010 by .

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The Tucson Chinese Community Center (TCCC) and ACFS will host their 2nd USCF Rated tournament on October 2nd, 2010. Those who have had the pleasure of attending the previous events at TCCC, surely remember the spacial playing room, beautiful waiting room and the wonderful and relaxing atmosphere that TCCC is all about. This time around […]

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5th Annual Western Alliance Tucson Summer Chess Camp  Side Activities

5th Annual Western Alliance Tucson Summer Chess Camp Side Activities

Posted on 17. May, 2010 by .

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Starting at 5:00 pm. Open to every one and every age group. Simul, Blitz, Bughouse, and Wild Games.

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4th Annual Western Alliance Tournament & Evening Activities Results.

4th Annual Western Alliance Tournament & Evening Activities Results.

Posted on 04. Jul, 2009 by .

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This tournament was part of the 4th Western Alliance Tucson Summer Chess Camp and was open to all non-camp players. We had 22 players in the OPEN section and 23 in the RESERVE. It was held on the same spot as the Camp that took place right before it (June 23-27, 2009), at the Green […]

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4th Annual Western Alliance Tucson; Recap

4th Annual Western Alliance Tucson; Recap

Posted on 03. Jul, 2009 by .

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Our heartfelt thanks to all the coaches, participants, helpers, volunteers, and Green Fields Country Day School for this wonderful event! Check out our photos from the event on Flickr Tournament Results coming soon!

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Arizona State Championship. April 24-26, 2009

Arizona State Championship. April 24-26, 2009

Posted on 10. May, 2009 by .

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Arizona State Championship held at Gilbert High School April 24-25, 2009

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Green Fields Fall Scholastic. September 20, 2008

Green Fields Fall Scholastic. September 20, 2008

Posted on 20. Sep, 2008 by .

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The 1st Annual Green Fields Fall Open was a great success, attracting 96 scholastic players.

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2nd Annual Western Alliance Summer Tournament. June 29th, 2007

2nd Annual Western Alliance Summer Tournament. June 29th, 2007

Posted on 29. Jun, 2007 by .

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The tournament was part of the 2nd Western Alliance Tucson Summer Chess Camp and was open to all non-camp players. We had 17 players in the OPEN section and 32 in the RESERVE. It was held at the Green Fields Country Day School premises.

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1st Annual Western Alliance Summer Tournament. June 30, 2006

1st Annual Western Alliance Summer Tournament. June 30, 2006

Posted on 30. Jun, 2006 by .

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This tournament was part of the 1st Annual Western Alliance Tucson Summer Chess Camp, and was held at St.Gregory College Preparatory School in Tucson, AZ. It was open only to the Camp participants.

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Arizona Game/10 Championship. March 23, 2003

Arizona Game/10 Championship. March 23, 2003

Posted on 23. Mar, 2003 by .

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This tournament was memorable to me because it was the very first official tournament I played in Tucson. Looking back at the final results, I see lots of young players who placed in the top have later gotten to the master level and beyond. Tournament Results

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3rd John Rowell Invitational. August 20, 2002

3rd John Rowell Invitational. August 20, 2002

Posted on 20. Aug, 2002 by .

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The 3rd and last John Rowell Invitational saw an IM (now GM ) Jesse Kraai join us from New Mexico, where he currently serves as a Math professor at the University.  John Rowell did not only provide the space and the financing for the tournament, but also provided accommodations for Jesse. This time, we were […]

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Chuy’s Summer Open. August 3, 2002

Chuy’s Summer Open. August 3, 2002

Posted on 03. Aug, 2002 by .

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What started as a fun experiment that would add a new dimension to chess tournaments and their appeal to overall masses, turned into a very serious chess plans. Chuy’s Restaurant in Glendale, CA was the place that all the chess players would flock to after the chess coffee shop (Java City- on Brand Blvd ) […]

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2nd John Rowell Invitational International. March 7, 2002

2nd John Rowell Invitational International. March 7, 2002

Posted on 07. Mar, 2002 by .

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The 2nd John Rowell Invitational was also very successful. Once again kudos to John for agreeing to go through all the trouble. We were even able to invite a new talent at the time, Danny Rensch,  to the tournament, while keeping it conformed to the strict rules of the USCF and FIDE titles. Once again […]

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February 2002 Quick Chess. Pasadena, CA

February 2002 Quick Chess. Pasadena, CA

Posted on 05. Feb, 2002 by .

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Tournament Results

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