Upcoming Events in the Austin & San Antonio Area

  • February Swiss Sunday, February 14, 2016 - Sunday, February 28, 2016 Bridge Center of Austin 6700 Middle Fiskville Road next to Taj Palace Austin, Texas 78752 United States of America Hosted by Austin Chess Club G/90 with 30 sec. increment per move. 3 round Swiss. Sections dependent on turnout. All entries must be paid by 6:20 firm. EF: $15.00 all.
  • 2016 Region VI Scholastic Championship Saturday, February 20, 2016 8:00 AM - 8:00 PM Southwest High School 11914 Dragon Lane San Antonio, Texas 78252 United States of America Hosted by San Antonio Scholastic Chess Co-hosted by Southwest High School, Indian Creek Elementary, and Ralph Langley Elementary. 5SS in 17 sections. G/30, d5 to G/60, d5 depending on section and round.
    This is a one-day tournament with sections for all ages. Individual trophies and medals plus team trophies will be awarded. Parent-Child trophies for those with relatives participating in the Adult section, plus cash prizes for Adult section. ALL participants must be USCF members. ALL sections are USCF rated. You must reside in the Region VI to participate in a scholastic section. Adult section open to all others.
  • Austin Kids #66 Saturday, February 27, 2016 8:00 AM - 6:30 PM Kodosky Service Center 12012 Park Thirty Five Circle Austin , Texas 78753 United States of America Hosted by Austin Kids Chess Club

    A one-day rated tournament for all ages
    Open & U1600 play a 3SS, G/85, d5
    Prizes: $525 guaranteed

  • 2016 Texas State Scholastic Championships Saturday, March 05, 2016 - Sunday, March 06, 2016 Rivera Early College High School 6955 FM 802 Brownsville, Texas 78521 United States of America Hosted by Dr. Americo Paredes Elementary State Championship tournament in many sections! 7SS, time controls dependent on section. Registration flyer available. Please note: The February Supplement will be used for section placement.
  • 2016 Indian Creek Chess Tournament Saturday, March 12, 2016 8:30 AM - 5:00 PM Indian Creek Elementary School 5830 Pearsall Road San Antonio, Texas 78242 United States of America Hosted by Indian Creek Elementary Chess Club

    Save the date!

  • Spring Break Chess Camp at North Austin Mathnasium Monday, March 14, 2016 - Friday, March 18, 2016 North Austin Mathnasium 10401 Anderson Mill Road #109A Austin, Texas 78750 United States of America Hosted by North Austin Mathnasium

    Featuring National Master Paul Chaplin, the Spring Break Chess Camp at Mathnasium offers five exciting days with students immersed in a fun yet structured hybrid chess learning environment. One low price for one great interactive experience! Limited seating is offered on a first come first serve basis to qualified entrants.

  • 2016 National High School (K-12) Championship Friday, April 01, 2016 - Sunday, April 03, 2016 Atlanta, Georgia United States of America Hosted by USCF Scholastic National Championship in multiple sections for youth in Kindergarten thru 12th grade. All sections are ratings based, with mixed ages.
  • 2016 Texas Team Championships Saturday, April 02, 2016 9:00 AM - 7:00 PM Texas A&M University Kingsville Student Union Bldg 1505 W. Santa Gertrudis Kingsville, Texas 78363 United States of America Hosted by Javalina Chess Club 4SS, 4 players per team. Team average rating must be U2200. Two sections offered. G/60, d5. Guaranteed prizes.
  • 2016 Austin Area Scholastic Championships Saturday, April 09, 2016 8:30 AM - 6:30 PM Laurel Mountain Elementary 10111 D-K Ranch Road Austin, Texas 78759 United States of America Hosted by Rocks & Rooks

    A one-day tournament with sections for all ages. The winner of each championship section is a 2016 Austin Area Champion! Please Note: After the April supplement is built (3rd Wednesday of March), players who are ineligible for their chosen sections will be moved to sections appropriate for their ratings.

  • 2016 Austin Area Open Championships Saturday, April 09, 2016 8:30 AM - 6:30 PM Laurel Mountain Elementary 10111 D-K Ranch Road Austin, Texas 78759 United States of America Hosted by Rocks & Rooks

    A one-day 5SS G/45, d5 tournament for adults and experienced youth. The top winner of the Open Championship section who meets the residency restrictions is a 2016 Austin Area Champion! All participants eligible to compete for all money prizes, regardless of residency. Registration coming soon. Save the date!

  • 2016 National Jr High (K-9) Championship Friday, April 15, 2016 - Sunday, April 17, 2016 Indianapolis, Indiana United States of America Hosted by USCF Scholastic National Championship in multiple for youth in grades 9 and lower. Sections organized by rating, mixed ages.
  • 5th Rackspace Scholastic Chess Tournament Saturday, April 30, 2016 7:30 AM - 5:30 PM Rackspace 5000 Walzem Rd San Antonio, Texas 78218 United States of America Hosted by Rackspace

    One-day scholastic tournament with rated and unrated sections. Even if you are brand new to chess competitions, we have a section for you! Sets provided. Registration opens in late February. Save the date! Pre-registration necessary. No onsites.

  • 2016 National Elementary (K-6) Championship Friday, May 06, 2016 - Sunday, May 08, 2016 Gaylord Opryland Resort and Convention Center 2800 Opryland Drive Nashville, Tennessee 37214 United States of America Hosted by USCF Scholastic National Championship in 9 sections for youth in grades 6 and lower.
  • Summer Chess Camp #1 at North Austin Mathnasium Monday, June 06, 2016 - Friday, June 10, 2016 North Austin Mathnasium 10401 Anderson Mill Rd #109A Austin, Texas 78750 United States of America Hosted by North Austin Mathnasium Summer Chess Camp at Mathnasium! Featuring National Master Paul Chaplin, this camp offers five exciting full days immersed in a fun yet structured hybrid learning environment. Offering beginning and advanced grouping, individual and team competitions, t-shirts, awards and prizes!! Registration open!
  • Summer Chess Camp #2 at North Austin Mathnasium Monday, June 20, 2016 - Friday, June 24, 2016 North Austin Mathnasium 10401 Anderson Mill Rd #109A Austin, Texas 78750 United States of America Hosted by North Austin Mathnasium Summer Chess Camp at Mathnasium! Featuring National Master Paul Chaplin, this camp offers five exciting full days immersed in a fun yet structured hybrid learning environment. Offering beginning and advanced grouping, individual and team competitions, t-shirts, awards and prizes!! Registration open!
  • Summer Chess Camp #3 at North Austin Mathnasium Monday, July 11, 2016 - Friday, July 15, 2016 North Austin Mathnasium 10401 Anderson Mill Rd #109A Austin, Texas 78750 United States of America Hosted by North Austin Mathnasium Summer Chess Camp at Mathnasium! Featuring National Master Paul Chaplin, this camp offers five exciting full days immersed in a fun yet structured hybrid learning environment. Offering beginning and advanced grouping, individual and team competitions, t-shirts, awards and prizes!! Registration open!
  • Summer Chess Camp #4 at North Austin Mathnasium Monday, August 08, 2016 - Friday, August 12, 2016 North Austin Mathnasium 10401 Anderson Mill Rd #109A Austin, Texas 78750 United States of America Hosted by North Austin Mathnasium Summer Chess Camp at Mathnasium! Featuring National Master Paul Chaplin, this camp offers five exciting full days immersed in a fun yet structured hybrid learning environment. Offering beginning and advanced grouping, individual and team competitions, t-shirts, awards and prizes!! Registration open!