Welcome to The Memphis Chess Club Inc. website. We hold weekly meetings on Wednesday from 6:30pm to 8:15pm at Holiday Deli & Ham (585 Erin Drive Memphis, TN 38117 near Huey's and Iberia Bank).
Free Quick Chess Tournament at the Library! is today, February 25, 2017. Site: Benjamin L. Hooks Central Library, 3030 Poplar Avenue Memphis, TN 38111; Format: 5 Sections: O1599, U1600, U1200, U800, and Unrated! 4 Round Swiss, G/20;d5 (game in 20 minutes with five second delay); Affects USCF Quick ratings. Round Times: 1:35pm and following rounds ASAP. Registration: begins at 1pm. Please, bring chess sets, boards, and clocks. Entry Fee: Free! No USCF renewals offered at tournament site.
Fischer Mode G/3;d2 is won by Graham Horobetz. Congratulations to Graham and thanks to all who played!
Fischer's Time Control Forever! happens March 01, 2017 Open and Under 1400: 5SS, G/3;d2 (5 round Swiss pairing system with game in 3 minutes with 2 second increment). Entry Fee: Open: $5 for MCC members; $10 for all others($5 applies to MCC membership!). This event is USCF Blitz Rated. Prizes: Open: 1st - 40% of Entry Fees Collected. Under 1400: 10% of paid entries. Registration begins at 6:30pm. Round one starts at 7pm sharp. Please, bring chess clocks, sets, and boards. Thanks!