Volunteers needed for tomorrow and Saturday

Dear club members,

The Rochester Grand Summer Open will be held tomorrow night and all day Saturday at the Harwick Cafeteria.  We are looking for a few volunteers to help with setup tomorrow evening and clean up on Saturday evening.  Please send Dennis Mays, dennis_mays@q.com, an email if you are interested in helping out.

Thanks and we hope to see you this weekend!

RCC Officers

Maor wins May G/90!

Congrats to Maor and Richard for winning their respective May G/90 sections!  Full crosstable: http://www.uschess.org/msa/XtblMain.php?201305299912

RCC Closed Qualifiers: http://rochesterchess.com/schedule/rcc-2013-championship/

Upcoming Events

June schedule posted:  See the schedule on the right sidebar.  Blitz and Quick chess events will cost $1.

Hello Chess Enthusiasts, 

This is a reminder about Rochester’s premier chess event, the Rochester Grand Summer Open on June 7, 8 in the Mayo Clinic Harwick building.  Online registration is simple: https://onlineregistration.cc/   You can take a half-point bye in any round to accommodate your schedule.  See attached announcement for details.

I hope you can make the tournament.

Dennis

Tuesday Night: G/5,d/0 blitz chess starting at 7:00.  Bring $1 to play for bring $2 and pay for a friend!

2013 RCC Correspondence Championship: Register.  The tournament will start at the conclusion of the 2012 RCC Correspondence Championship.

The 2013 RCC Championship has been announced!  Click link for details.

Previous Events

Recent USCF Results:  All RCC rated events

  • May G/90
    • Open – Maor Leker Locker
    • U1600 – Richard Huang
  • May 21, U1000 G/30 week 3:
      • 1st – Edwin Albrecht
  • May 21, U1000 G/30 week 2:
    • 1st – Edwin Albrecht
  • May 14, U1000 G/30 week 1:
    • 1st – Nate Harmsen
  • April 26, Winter in April Blitz:
    • 1st – Scott Riester

$1 Tournaments Starting in June

Upcoming Events

June schedule posted:  See the schedule on the right sidebar.

New annotated game:  Jack Fulsom annotated his game against Roy Knuth — see the Games page.

Hello Chess Enthusiasts, 
This is a reminder about Rochester’s premier chess event, the Rochester Grand Summer Open on June 7, 8 in the Mayo Clinic Harwick building.  Online registration is simple: https://onlineregistration.cc/   You can take a half-point bye in any round to accommodate your schedule.  See attached announcement for details.

I hope you can make the tournament.

Dennis

Tuesday Night: May G/90 starting at 6:30 PM sharp.  Casual chess and a G/30 U1000 tournament will also run from 6:30-9:30.

2013 RCC Correspondence Championship: Register.  The tournament will start at the conclusion of the 2012 RCC Correspondence Championship.

The 2013 RCC Championship has been announced!  Click link for details.

Previous Events

Recent USCF Results:  All RCC rated events

  • May 21, U1000 G/30 week 2:
    • 1st – Edwin Albrecht
  • May 14, U1000 G/30 week 1:
    • 1st – Nate Harmsen
  • April 26, Winter in April Blitz:
    • 1st – Scott Riester
  • April 19, G/15:
    • 1st – Rob Newshutz
    • U1400 – Anthony Sinicrope
  • April 12, Winter Never Ends:  
    • 1st – Larry Jasperson
    • U1400 1st  – Richard Huang