The Memphis Chess Club Inc. is now called Memphis Historic Chess Foundation, a 501c3 non-profit organization. 

Congratulations to Curt Jones, who is in the Tennessee Chess Association Hall of Fame!

Due to the Coronavirus (COVID-19), the City Championship and Amateur Championship are postponed.  See global map for the Coronavirus outbreak!  

For now, we are conducting online tournaments on Monday, Wednesday, and Saturday per Visit the club's Facebook page for more information.
These events are run by Alexander B. King, our current City Champion.

Check out Dwight Weaver's new issue of  Chess Advocate Volume 05, Number 01!

Visit website for Memphis Chess Club and join up!

Game of the Day returns!  The following game is from Bluff City Open on April 25, 2009.  See games from current events!
Memphis Historic Chess Foundation