Welcome to The Memphis Chess Club Inc. website.  We hold weekly meetings on Wednesday from 7:15pm to ? at The Connection Tutoring Center,  4726 Poplar Ave #7, Memphis, TN 38117 (back of building).  Join our mailing list for club news.  For more site info: See Fyler!

January 10, 2018: Slow Blitz Swiss is won by Alexander King.  Congratulations to Alex and thanks to all who played!

January 17, 2018: Quick Quads. This event is  USCF Quick rated.  Please, bring chess clocks, sets, and boards.  Thank you!

Memphis Candidates 2018:  January 20-21, 2018; 5SS, G/120;d5 (5 round swiss pairing with game in 2 hours with 5 second delay).  Site: IBEW Local 474, 1870 Madison Avenue, Memphis, TN 38104. 2 Sections: Open and Under 1500. This event is USCF Regular Rated.  Entry Fee: $10 and MCC dues (Adults $30, Juniors Under 19 $20, Family membership $50).  On site registration begins Saturday: 7:30am-8:45am CST. Rounds:  Saturday 9:00am, 2:00pm, 7:00pm, Sunday 9:00am, 2:00pm; Top 5 Open players qualify for City Championship with Graham Horobetz.  Top 6 U1500 qualify for Memphis Amateur Championship.  All players who play in Memphis Candidates 2018 get free entry into the Memphis Reserve section of 2018 City, Amateur, and Reserve Championships.  All 3 events will take place March 17-18, 2018 at the IBEW.  This event is USCF Regular Rated.  See Pre-Entries!

Do you need chess lessons?  See our approved list of chess coaches or instructors. 

Make plans now for Free Quick Chess Tournament at the Library!: February 10, 2018;  Free Quick Chess Tournament at the Library!: March 31, 2018; Chess Day at the Cordova Library: April 21, 2018; Bluff City Open: May 19-20, 2018!

Memphis Chess League Standings are posted for 2017!

Enjoy Dwight Weaver's blog on "The Pillsbury Rebels".   See the latest issue of Chess Advocate!

Game of the Day returns!  The following game is from Memphis Candidates 2012. See games from recent events.
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