MCC Weekend Calendar 2017

Chess organizers, please use the USCF Tournament Clearinghouses to plan future chess events.  Soon more social type sites like Facebook and Twitter will emerge to help plan for weekend events.

See a list of the Top Rated Players who are playing in our events.

Free Quick Chess Tournament at the Library!: March 25, 2017
Site: Benjamin L. Hooks Central Library,  3030 Poplar Avenue Memphis, TN 38111;
G/20;d5 Special (No USCF renewals offered at tournament site.)  Format: 5 Sections: O1599, U1600, U1200, U800, and Unrated!  4 Round Swiss, G/15;d2 (game in 15 minutes with two 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!  Newcomers,  who want to learn how to play chess, are welcome!

Free Chess Tournament at the Library!: April 22, 2017 
Site: Benjamin L. Hooks Central Library,  3030 Poplar Avenue Memphis, TN 38111; No USCF renewals offered at tournament site. Format: 5 Sections: O1599, U1600, U1200, U800, and Unrated!  3 Round Swiss, G/50;d5 (game in 50 minutes with five second delay);  Affects USCF Regular and Quick ratings. Round Times:  10:35am and following rounds ASAP. Registration: begins at 10am.  Please, bring chess sets, boards, and clocks.  Entry Fee is Free!

Pawn Power Open 14: April 29, 2017
Site: IBEW Local 474, 1870 Madison Avenue, Memphis, TN, 38104. Three sections: USCF Rated!
Open: ($450 b/20): $175-125-75, U1800: $75. 4-SS, G/75; d5; U1500: ($325 b/20): $150-100, U1200: $75.  4-SS, G/75; d5;  Open and U1500 Entry Fee: $30 by 04/22, $40 at door; MCC Mbrs $30 anytime. Masters: free; Round Schedule: 9-12:30-3-5:30.  U1000 Trophy Section: 4SS, G/45 d5;
Entry Fee: $15. Trophies for top 3 overall, top U800 and top U600. Round 1 at 9am, next rounds ASAP.  Mail entries: MCC, P.O. Box 17864, Memphis, TN 38187.  PayPal is now available.
Onsite registration (04/29): 7:30am-8:45am.  Please, bring chess sets,   boards, and clocks.

Free Quick Chess Tournament at the Library!: May 13, 2017 (Cancelled due to SuperNationals)

Free Quick Chess Tournament at the Library!: June 17, 2017

Free Chess Tournament at the Library!: July 22, 2017

Free Chess Tournament at the Library!: August 26, 2017

Free Chess Tournament at the Library!: September 23, 2017

Free Quick Chess Tournament at the Library!: October 07, 2017

Free Chess Tournament at the Library!: November 25, 2017

Free Chess Tournament at the Library!: December 16, 2017




















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