New Jersey Chess League


The New Jersey Chess League pits NJ state chess teams against each other all throughout the year. The League is usually divided into three sections: Open, Amateur, and Reserve. The first season starts May 12, 2019.

Key league features:

  1. All games are played online using chess.com website
  2. Each team must have a captain who will organize and coordinate the team.
  3. The captain is responsible that all league rules are enforced.
  4. All players must play from the same physical location
  5. Each match is played on four boards
  6. See rules section for more details

Getting Started