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!  The Memphis Chess Club Inc. is a 501c3 non-profit organization.  Send your donations to: The Memphis Chess Club Inc., P.O. Box 17864, Memphis, TN 38187-0864.

Bluff City Open: May 19-20, 2018. 5SS, G120, d/5. Five round Swiss Pairing System with a time control of game in 2 hours with a 5 second delay (Bronstein method). Site: IBEW Local 474, 1870 Madison Ave, Memphis, TN 38104. Three Sections: Rounds: Saturday: 9am-2pm-7pm; Sunday: 9am-2pm. U1000 Trophy Section is won by Arihant Jain.  See live feed for board 1!

On May 16, 2018 Quick Quads is won by Alex King.  Congratulations to Alex and thanks to all who played!

May 23, 2018: Quick Swiss: Open and U1500, G/10;d5, 4SS  Games start at 7:30pm.  Please bring sets, boards and clocks.  This event is USCF Quick rated.

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

Make plans now for John Hurt Memorial 15:  June 30, 2018:  Hot Summer Swiss:  July 21, 2018, Oran Quintrell Memorial:  September 15, 2018, and 59th Mid-South Open: November 17-18, 2018.

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 Bluff City Open in 1975. See games from recent events.
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