Upcoming Event Highlight:
Chess In Action is hosting online tournaments each Saturday at 4:00 pm Central Time! We hope that these events will offer a space for everyone to keep up their chess skills and find time to practice each weekend.
Details: Two tournaments (Open and U1200 sections); G10 + 5, 3-round Swiss. The next tournament will be held on November 21 at 4:00 pm CST.
To join, you will need to create a free Chess.com account and join our group here. Please turn on notifications so you do not miss our event announcements! This Thanksgiving weekend (after the tournament on 11/28), we are inviting players to submit a game for review! We will be conducting a game review session that all players will be invited to join.
Summer Online Chess Seminar Series
In the months of June-July 2020, Chess In Action held a series of virtual weekly seminars for a national audience of young chess players. The final seminar was held on July 31. We warmly thank our attendees and our presenters that made these events possible. Please visit our “Events and Activities” page for a full recap.
Chess In Action’s “Support Our Heroes” Fundraiser
On May 1, 2020, Chess In Action hosted a virtual fundraising tournament on chess.com. We thank all of our participants for making the event a huge success, with 83 donors from 22 states raising over $2500. The proceeds from this event went to the NYC Mayor’s Emergency Fund “Food For Heroes” program that delivers hot meals to medical workers, and the Sino Professional Association that delivers PPEs to hospitals nationwide. Please visit our “Events and Activities” page for a full recap.