Calchess Super States

The Calchess Super States is an enormous event that can be confusing for veteran chess parents and downright overwhelming for the newbies. Below is what you need to know to survive the weekend. As the event progresses, return to this blog for unique analysis and articles about the 2014 Calchess Super State Championships.    Continue reading “Calchess Super States”

Calchess Grade Level State Championship 2014

On January 11-12, several hundred of the most talented young chess players in Norther California attended the Calchess Grade Level State Championship at the SFO Airport Hyatt Regency. Students from the Torres Chess and Music Academy‘s school program at Mission San Jose Elementary School once again dominated every grade they fielded a team in. TheContinue reading “Calchess Grade Level State Championship 2014”

CalChess Scholastic Chess Championship: Part Five

The results for the CalChess Scholastic Chess Championship provide a snapshot of the excitement in California’s scholastic chess scene . Below are the results for the 2010 CalChess Scholastic State Chess Championship from the championship sections: source: http://www.bayareachess.com 9-12 Varsity Championship # Name Rtng Post Team Grd Rd 1 Rd 2 Rd 3 Rd 4 Rd 5Continue reading “CalChess Scholastic Chess Championship: Part Five”