Chess Camp Saturday, July 26th!

Tuesday night we’ll have a G/25 rated tournament starting at 6:30 PM.  $2 for non-members and $1 for members.

Chess Camp –  Please email Matt if interested (  We will announce final details once we have an estimate on attendees!

Hi All,
I am happy to announce Matt Jensen’s Intensive Chess Camp for adults and scholastic chess players.  The camp will take place on Saturday, July 26 in the Mayo Clinic Harwick Cafeteria.  If the attendance is high enough, the camp will be divided into 3 levels.  See the attached syllabus for the level 2 section for players rated approximately USCF 1100-1500.  Level 1 will be for players rated <1100 and level 3 will be for players rated above 1500.
Tentative schedule:
Level 1 9 AM – 1 PM
Level 2 9 AM – 5 PM
Level 3 9 AM – 5 PM
Tuition is $40 for the Levels 1 and 2 and $60 for Level 3.  Contact me for information on scholarships.
Please let me know as soon as possible if you or your child is interested in participating.

Jason Drake wins Maor’s Rochester Summer Open!

Rochester Open

Jason Drake had an impressive performance scoring 4.5/5 and winning the Premier section top prize of $500.  2nd place went to Prashantha Amarasinghe.    Peyton Smith ran away with the Amateur section scoring a perfect 5/5, 1.5 points ahead of 2nd place.  In the Reserve section we had a 3-way tie for first;  Serena French, Joshua Titus, and Jack Reichert.  Kyle Jacobson won the Bantam section in his first USCF tournament.  Full results.


Casual Night starting at 6:30 PM!