Alessandro De Marchi-Blumstein on Denker

My intent when I showed up at the New Jersey Junior Championships was not to qualify for anything. The last time I had played the event, I was the lowest rated player in the section by about 300 points, with winner Chris Wu having about 800 points on me.  I just came to play chess […]

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 WFM Sanjana Vittal on National Girls Tournament

NGTOC Link to one of my Games The 2017 National Girls Tournament of Champions was held in Norfolk, Virginia between July 29th and August 1st. There were representatives from almost every state in the United States. We all had to play 6 rounds. Simultaneously, the Denker and Barber tournaments were held in the same playing […]

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WORLD AMATEUR TEAM & U.S. TEAM EAST

                                                             A HERITAGE EVENT FEB  17-19                        CELEBRATE ROCK AND ROLL              NEWJERSEY  WORLD AMATEUR TEAM & U.S. TEAM EAST. 6SS, 40/2, SD/30 delay 5. Parsippany Hilton 1 Hilton Ct., Parsippany,N.J. 07054. Chess Rate valid until 1/17. Reserve early 973-267-7373 or 1- 800-HILTONS. Morris/Essex train to Morris Plains 1.5 miles. Open to 4- player teams with one optional alternate. Team average (4 highest ratings—2018 January Rating […]

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GM Mackensie Molner Wins New Jersey State Chess Championship

Montclair’s Mackensie Molner Wins New Jersey State Chess Championship Morristown, NJ – September 6, 2017 – This past Labor Day Weekend, Grandmaster Mackensie Molner won the New Jersey Open, the state’s annual chess championship.  Molner, 29, a resident of Montclair and graduate of Montclair High School, scored five wins and one draw in the Morristown […]

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Sept. 2-4 or 3-4   70th Annual New Jersey Open Championship

A Heritage Event! US Chess Junior Grand Prix! Sept. 2-4 or 3-4   70th Annual New Jersey Open Championship Click HERE to register US Chess Grand Prix Points: 60 All Prizes Guaranteed!! 6-SS, 40/2 d5, SD/1. Headquarters Plaza Hyatt, 3 Headquarters Plaza, Morristown, NJ 07960. (973) 898-9100. A luxury hotel including spa. Free parking. For […]

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