Region III US Chess Tournament Clearinghouse (MD - DC - VA)
2022 Archive


This is the Archive of events for the months January - November 2022

2022 DC-MD-VA Clearinghouse listing.
Month Starting Date Event Information
January 2022 JAN 15 Jan.15 WCC QUADS #45 3 Rd. Quads, G/70;d10, Waldorf Chess Club, 2932 Mattawoman Beantown RD, Waldorf MD 20601. EF: $25. $$GTD: $60. 1st each Quad. Reg: 8: 30 - 9:45 AM. Rds: 10:00, 1:30, and 4:30. COVID-19 Precaution: Face Masks Must Be Worn Inside Tournament Facility Pre-Registration Recommended to Guarantee Tournament Entry due to limited space availability. Registration: Pre-Register Online at http://www.waldorfchessclub.org  Note: On-line Entry includes nonrefundable $1.50 Electronic Fee. Even number of players required for Quad pairings and pre-registered entrants will take precedence over on-site same day entrants.
February 2022 Feb 12

FEB. 12, WCC QUADS #46  3 Rd. Quads, G/70;d10, Waldorf Chess Club, 2932 Mattawoman Beantown RD, Waldorf MD 20601. EF: $25. $$GTD: $60. 1st each Quad. Reg: 8: 30 - 9:45 AM. Rds: 10:00, 1:30, and 4:30. COVID-19 Precautions: Face Masks Must Be Worn Inside Tournament Facility Pre-Registration Recommended to GuaranteeTournament Entry due to limited space availability. Click to Pre-Register Online  Note: On-line Entry includes non-refundable $1.50 Electronic Fee. Even number of players required for Quad pairings and pre-registered entrants will take precedence over on-site same day entrants.INFO: Roland Thorpe, 301- 752-5169, strider_08@comcast.net DIRECTIONS: Within 30-40 minutes from DC, and Northern VA metro areas, FREE Parking.  Click for website

March 2022 Mar 5

Saturday, March 5th The Charm City Chess Club 2022 Spring Action Tournament   Site: The DoubleTree Hilton Hotel Colonnade Room 4 W University Pkwy, Baltimore, MD 21218 Tel: 917-573-5775   On-line Registration: at  www.CharmCityChess.com.  At door 10:00-11:00AM. Rounds: 11:30am, 1:30pm, 2:45pm, 4:00pm, 5:30pm  Please bring chess sets and clocks. Time Control:  5SS, G/30;d5  Entry fees & Sections & prizes:  Open section  $30, $40 after February 26th. Prizes: based on 40 paid entries, 1st- $200, 2nd-$125, 3rd- $75 Top U2000, U1800, U1600, U1400 -$70 each U1200 and unrated players U1200 and unrated players (USCF membership required),  $30. $25 after February 26th  $30 trophies to 1st, 2nd, and 3rd, plus additional 1 year USCF membership to players scoring 4 points and above.  
 Baltimore City Covid Policy, players are required to wear masks at all times.

Mar25 Friday evening March 25th Virginia Scholastic Blitz Championship.Fredericksburg Expo & Conference Center, 2371 Carl D. Silver Pkwy, Fredericksburg, VA 22401.      Registration and details http://www.vachess.org/  Almost all players must be residents of the Commonwealth of Virginia.  
Mar 26 March 26-27  Virginia Scholastic Championships: Fredericksburg Expo & Conference Center, 2371 Carl D. Silver Pkwy, Fredericksburg, VA 22401. Almost all players must be residents of the Commonwealth of Virginia.  Registration and details at http://www.vachess.org/  
April 2022 Apr 22 - 24 2022 All-Girls National Championship. Organized by the Kasparov Chess Foundation at the Hyatt Regency McCormick Place in Chicago, IL. Click here for details.
Apr 29 - May 1 2022 National Middle School (K-8) Championship. Organized by the US Chess Federation at the Gaylord Texan Resort and Convention Center 1501 Gaylord Trail Grapevine, TX 76051. Click here for details.
Apr 30 Richmond Scholastic Tournament. Organized by DMV Chess in Glen Allen, VA. 4 rounds of US Chess-rated play in three sections (K3, K5 and K8). Time Control is Game-25 with 5-second time delay.  Location: The Comfort Suites at Virginia Center Commons on 10601 Telegraph Rd, Glen Allen, VA. Click here for more information.  For questions, please email us at josh@dmvchess.com or call 703-609-0499
May 2022 May 1 Sunday, May 1, 2-5 pm: Chess RVA "Cross Round" Chess Tournament at Stuffy’s at Libbie, 324 Libbie Ave, Richmond, VA.  For players in Grades Pre-K through 8th. Click here for info.
May 7, 14, and 21 Baltimore Game-60. Over-the-board chess at the Hyatt Place BWI Hotel, 940 International Drive, Linthicum MD.  3 Rounds, Round 1 at 1:30 pm for each event. Click here for more information.

ALSO, Baltimore Scholastic Quads. Same location and dates as above, but games are from 9:30 am to 12:30 pm.
Click here for more information.
May 13 - 15 2022 National Elementary (K-6) Championship.  Organized by the US Chess Federation at the Greater Columbus Convention Center in Columbus, OH.
Click here for information.
May 14 Ukraine Charity Chess Tournament. 4 Round Swiss, USCF Regular and Quick Rated Open and Non-rated Sections DATE: May 14, 2022, 10 AM to 4 PM TIME CONTROL: 30 minutes, 5 second delay. Click here for information.
May 14 DC K-5 Chess Championship Tournament.  DC residents only, information at dcscholasticchess.org
May 21 E.L. Haynes Junior Open K-12 Chess Tournament. Information at dcscholasticchess.org
May 21 2022 Maryland Primary, Elementary, Middle & High School State Championships. Organized by the MD Chess Association. Click here for more information.
May 26 - 30 9th Annual Cherry Blossom Classic at the Washington Dulles Airport Marriott, 45020 Aviation Drive, Dulles, VA.  US Chess and FIDE-rated sections. 200 Enhange GP points!!  Chose from 6 sections and several "schedules" to play.  $21,200 total guaranteed prize fund!!  Click the link for Event information: Home (cherryblossomchess.com)
June 2022 June 3-5 Virginia Senior Open, Friday - Sunday, June 3rd-5th at the Washington Dulles Marriott, 45020 Aviation Drive, Dulles, VA.  5 Rounds, Round 1 on Friday evening at 7:00 pm. All players must be 50 years old by June 3rd, 2022. This tournament determines who will represent Virginia at the annual US Senior Invitational held during the US Open in late July.  Information and Registration at www.vachess.org
June 5 Charm City Chess Club 2022 Summer Open Tournament (Sunday, June 5th). Location: DoubleTree Hilton Hotel, Canterbury Room, 2 W University Pkwy, Baltimore, MD. US Chess rated games in 3 Sections (Open, U1400, and U1000).  Info and Registration at www.charmcitychess.com
June 5 Chess RVA "Cross-Round" Scholastic Chess Tournament. For players in pre-K through 8th Grade, with play in 2 sections (K-3 and 4-8). Round 1 at 2pm, event finishes at 5pm. Location is the "Unplugged Cafe", 1300 Sycamore Square, Midlothian. "Cross-Round" means that as soon as your game ends you are paired with the next available player whom you have not already played. Click here for more info.
June 11 2022 Spring Gambit Womens/Girls Tournament. Saturday June 11 at the Kellogg Conference Center, 800 Florida Ave, Washington DC. Information at chessempowersgirls.org
June 24-26 2022 Virginia Open: $5,000 Prize Fund, Friday-Sunday at the Washington Dulles Marriott, 45020 Aviation Drive, Dulles, VA.  Blitz on Friday evening!!  Details soon at www.vachess.org.  3 Sections, 5 Rounds.  Championship and Amateur (U1800) are both FIDE and US Chess rated, Round 1 at 7:30 pm on Friday June 24th. Novice Section (Under 1200) is US Chess Rated with games on Saturday and Sunday only, Round 1 on Sat. at 10:00 am.

July 2022 July 16-17 2022 Charlottesville Open.  Blitz on Friday 7/17, Main tournament on Saturday and Sunday July 16-17. At the Comfort Inn Monticello, 2097 Inn Drive, Charlottesville, VA. $3170 prize fund based on 70 paid entries. Players compete in 2 Sections: Open and Under 1600.  Click here for more information and registration details.
July 15-17
DATE CHANGE
67th Maryland Open. Friday-Sunday, July 22-24 at the BWI Sheraton. Seven (7) sections to choose from!  The link to the tournament page is http://themdopen.com.
July 23-24 2022 Virginia Commonwealth Games. This is an ONLINE TOURNAMENT being held on LiChess.com.  Click here for information and registration.  You must be a U.S. citizen to play and be a current member of the U.S. Chess Federation.
July 31 - Aug 7th Annual US Open - A National Championship Event.
You can find out more info about the US Open at www.uschess.org.  There are MANY event formats, with a 9-day, 6-day and 4-day schedule, plus Quads and a Scholastic Tournament.  In other words you don't have to show up on July 31st to play. 

August 2022 Aug 5 ** GRAND RE-OPENING ** Arlington Chess Club
Olivet United Methodist Church, 1500 N Glebe Rd, Arlington, VA
7pm every Friday, 8pm rated Ladder games start. Ladder: G/90 SD/30 +30. Annual dues are $75 for adults, $60 for kids under age 19 and seniors aged 65 and over - join at club or through website. Open to players of all ages and abilities. Players should bring their own chess sets/clocks/equipment. Additional tournaments and events to return soon, including Action+ (G/45), Blitz (G/5), Quads (G/30), DC Chess League, IM Lectures, and GM Simuls. Lessons available (by members), books/equipment for sale. 
Handicap accessible. No smoking. Websitewww.arlingtonchessclub.com Contact for info only: 
accvachess@gmail.com
Aug 5-7 (NEW EVENT) 1st Annual Beltway Open. Organized by DMV Chess, $5,000 Prize Fund (guaranteed). Website: https://www.dmvchess.com/beltwayopen
Aug 6 (New Event) 1st Annual Beltway Open Scholastic Ch. Organized by DMV Chess. Website: https://www.dmvchess.com/beltwayopenscholastic
Aug 13-17 9th Annual Washington International. Up to 9-rounds of over-the-board chess at the Rockville Hilton, 1750 Rockville Pike, Rockville, MD. Some sections are FIDE-rated.  More info at this link.
Aug 20 Richmond Scholastic Tournament. Organized by DMV Chess. 4 rounds in 3 sections, K3, K5, K8. Round 1 at 10 am. Details at this link.
Aug 26-28 54th Atlantic Open Arlington, VA. See all details at CCA event. 150 Grand Priz Points.
Aug 27 9th Annual Atlantic Open Blitz. Arlington, VA. CCA event. 4 double-rounds at G/3;d2. 10 Grand Prix Points.
Aug 28 Chess RVA Quads Tournament for Kindergarten through (rising) 9th graders. Sunday, Aug 28th, 2-5pm (3 hours). At the Unplugged Cafe, 1300 Sycamore Square, Midlothian VA.  Click here to see more informtion.
September 2022 Sept 4 Virginia Chess Federation Annual Membership Meeting. (9-11 AM, Saturday Sept 4th. You can attend "virtually", Registration and details are on the VA Chess website
Sept 4-6 Annual Virginia Closed (Saturday - Monday; Labor Day weekend), with Blitz on Friday night, Sept 3rd. See event information, registration link and other details on the VA Chess website
Sept 10 2022 DC Scholastic Kickoff. Second Baptist Church, 816 3rd St. NW, Wash DC. Click here for more info
Sept 10-11 (added for awareness only) 83rd West VA Chess Association State Championship. In Huntington, WV, Sat-Sun Sept 10-11. Five Rounds, 1 section. Rds 1 and 2 played at G/75, delay 5; Rounds 3-5 played at 40/100, SD/30, delay 5.  Details at this link.
 Sept 16 ACC Blitz Tournament. 5-rd Double-Swiss; Time Control: G/5, d0. Prizes based on number of entries--80% returned as prizes. Reg: 7:00-8:10 pm. Rd1: 8:15 pm.
EF: $30 ($25 for ACC Members), no advance entries, cash only on site at Mt. Olivet United Methodist Church, 1500 N Glebe Rd., Arlington, VA 22207.
See club website for more events and info: 
www.arlingtonchessclub.com  Contact for info only: accvachess@gmail.com 
 Sept 17 3rd Crown Classical Quads, Sat Sept. 17, Gaithersburg, MD.  Click here for info.
 Sept 17 2022 Annapolis Maryland Chess Challenge. Click here for more info.
Sept 18 Charm City Chess Club 2022 Day Action Tournament. Sun, Sept 18th at the DoubleTree Hilton, Colonade Room, 4 W Univ. Pkwy, Baltimore, MD. Five (5) rounds of G/25 delay 5 chess, with Round 1 at 10:30 am. Onsite Reg 9-10 am.  Three (3) Sections--Open, U1400, and U1000.
Online Registration: charmcitychess.com/new_tournament
Info: charmcitychess@gmail.com or 917-573-5775
Sept 24 Arlington Chess Club's Saturday Action-Plus.
5SS, G/45, d/5. $$1900 prize fund b/50 total entries. Marriott Residence Inn - Ballston, 650 N. Quincy St, Arlington, VA 22203. 2 Sections. PREMIER (1600 floor): $600-300-200, U2100 $100,  U1900 $100. AMATEUR (U1700): $250-150-100, U1400 & U1200 $50 each. Reg.: 9:00-9:45am. Rds.: 10am-12-2:30-4:30-6:30. EF: $70 on-site, cash or check (no credit) or pay $60 advance entry on-line or at the ACC club.
On-line:  
www.arlingtonchessclub.com/PayPal2.html 
Contact for info only: 
accvachess@gmail.com
 W. NS.
 Sept 24 WCC Scholastic Swiss #5.  Waldorf Chess Club. 4 Rounds, Swiss=system, Game-30, delay 5 time control.  More info here.
 Sept 25 Frederick Showdown IV, Sun. Sept. 25.  4 rounds, Game 30, increment 5. Round 1 at 1pm.  More info here.
October 2022 Oct 1 Middle & High School Coed Chess Tournament (Grades 6-12). No state residence restrictions, open to players from DC and any state!  Event at 4301 Connecticut Ave NW with onsite Registration / Check-in from 12-12:30 pm and Round 1 at 1 pm. 4 rounds. Time Control is G/30 with 10 seconds of time delay. Registration and more information at this link.
Oct 2 Tyson's Corner Scholastic Tournament and
Tyson's Corner Action Tournament.
The Scholastic Tournament is at 10 am and the Action Tournament is at 3 pm. 
   - Scholastic Tournament Info:
Click here.
   - Action Tournament Info: Click here.
 Oct 8 WCC (Waldorf Chess Club) Quads #52. Sat., Oct 8 at the Waldorf Chess Control. 3 Rounds, Game-70, delay 10.  More info here.
Oct 8-10 Second Annual Bel Air National Chess Day Tournament. Bel Air Armory, Sat-Sun Oct 8-9, 2022. Open & U1400 Section with a $1,365 prize fund that is fully guaranteed!  Both sections are US Chess rated with games on Saturday (3 rounds) and Sunday (2 rounds). 

The Event also has a non-rated one-day Casual Player's Tournament. 

More info at
this link.
Oct 8-10 NEW EVENT: 1st Skyline Open. Sat-Mon, Oct 8-10. 5 Sections, 2 top sections are FIDE rated.  Organized by Capital Area Chess.  Event includes:
- Scholastic tournament on Sunday, Oct 9 @ 9am
- Blitz on Sunday evening at 9pm
More Info at
this link.
Oct 11 Day of the Girl ONLINE Blitz Tournament. Tuesday, Oct 11. This is an on line Chess tournament event. It is a day of observance to highlight that Girls are change makers and driving good and growth. Click here for more info.
Oct 14
ACC Friday Quads. 
3RR, G/30, d5. $60 1st place in each quad. EF: $25, $20 for ACC members.  Reg: 7:00-8:00pm. Onsite registration only, cash or check, no advance entries.  Rd1: 8:05pm, rest ASAP. Mt. Olivet United Methodist Church, 1500 N Glebe Rd., Arlington, VA 22207. See club website for more events and info:  www.arlingtonchessclub.com 
Contact for info only:  
accvachess@gmail.com  W, NS.
Oct 15 2022 Regional Women & All Girls Championships. At the Kellogg Conference Center, 800 Florida Avenue, Washington DC. 
- For women and girls from VA, NC, MH, DE, NY, WV, DC, MD and PA. 
- 4 Sections: Open, Age Under 16, Age Under 14, Age Under 10.
Click here for more info.
Oct 15 Scholastic Tournament & Adult Quads at Meadowdale Public Library in Richmond, VA, on Saturday, Oct 15. Quads are for Adult players and Scholastic players whose US Chess over-the-board or online Regular Rating has exceeded 1200 at anytime in the past 6 months.  Scholastic play is in 4 Sections: K-12 or K-5 Rated, and K-12 or K-5 Not Rated. The Not Rated sections are intended for players who are new to Chess and want to "test the water" before playing in rated events.  If your rating exceeds 600 (K-12) or 400 (K-5) you cannot play in a Not Rated section.  Registration & more info at www.vachess.org
Oct 15 Montgomery County (MD) Quads.  Magnus Chess Academy and Maryland Chess are running quads on 10/15.  Players under 1600 can play a tournament at 10am, 1pm, or both.  Players over 1600 will play two longer rounds and games count toward the MD Sweet 16.  The top finisher in each group wins a trophy.  Details and registration on chessacademy.com/tournaments
Oct 22 Arlington Chess Club's Saturday Action-Plus.

5SS, G/45, d/5. $$1900 prize fund b/50 total entries. 2 Sections. PREMIER  (1600 floor): $600-300-200, U2100 & U1900 $100 each. AMATEUR (U1700): $250-150-100, U1400 & U1200 $50 each. Marriott Residence Inn - Ballston, 650 N. Quincy St, Arlington, VA 22203. Reg.: 9:00-9:45am. Rds.: 10am-12-2:30-4:30-6:30. EF: $60 advance entry on-line and Fridays at the ACC club, or $70 on-site, cash or check (no credit). Online:  www.arlingtonchessclub.com/PayPal2.html#news2 
Contact for info only: accvachess@gmail.com W. NS.
Oct 28-30 Fredericksburg Open. County Inn and Suites (South). 5 rounds, with Round 1 on Saturday morning. Blitz Tournament on Friday evening. Hotel Rooms $79 per night (Chess Rate). Must reserve by Oct 21, 2022 by calling the Hotel at 540-898-1800, and mention the "Fredericksburg Open Chess Tournament."
Registration is open at www.vachess.org
November 2022 Nov 4-6 30th Annual David Zofchak Memorial. Nov 4-6 at the Sleep Inn Lake Wright in Norfolk, VA. Reserve your hotel room and register for the tournament using the links below:
- Main Event: On Sat-Sun, Nov 5-6
Click here
- Blitz Tournament: On Friday evening, Nov 4 Click here
Nov 5 International Chess Day Simultaneous Exhibition.
Organized by DC Scholastic Events c/o Chess Girls DC
This is a free event. DC Scholastic and Chess Girls DC events is connecting Countries and Communities through Chess to Celebrate International Chess Day.
Click here for more info.
Nov 11

ACC Friday Blitz. 

5-rd Double-Swiss; Time Control: G/5, d0. Prizes b/entries: 80% returned as prizes. Reg: 7:00-8:00pm. Rd1: 8:05, rest ASAP. EF: $30, $25 for ACC Members - no advance entries, cash only. Mt. Olivet United Methodist Church, 1500 N Glebe Rd., Arlington, VA 22207. See club website for more events and info:  www.arlingtonchessclub.com  Contact for info only: accvachess@gmail.com  W, NS.

Nov 12 Cub Run Classic Chess Tournament. In Centreville, VA, at Cub Run Elementary School.  US Chess Memberships provided "free" as part of tournament entry. More info and registration at chessacademy.com/tournaments.
Nov 12-13 2022-23 National Online Scholastic Quick Championships. The inaugural version of this online tournament was in January 2022. It has shifted to the fall of each schoolyear starting in Oct/Nov 2022.  The games are Online Rated by US Chess and the Time Control probably is Game-20, with a 5-second delay or increment.
Click here for information.
Nov 19 K-12 Winter Classic Chess Tournament. Washington, DC. Rated play for players in grades K-12. Time control is Game-30, delay-5. Round 1 at 1PM. Trophies and Medals. 
Click here for more information.
Nov 19 Arlington Chess Club's Saturday Action-Plus.
5SS, G/45, d/5. $$1900 prize fund b/50 total entries. 2 Sections. PREMIER  (1600 floor): $600-300-200, U2100 & U1900 $100 each. AMATEUR (U1700): $250-150-100, U1400 & U1200 $50 each. Marriott Residence Inn - Ballston, 650 N. Quincy St, Arlington, VA 22203. Reg.: 9:00-9:45am. Rds.: 10am-12-2:30-4:30-6:30. EF: $60 advance entry on-line and Fridays at the ACC club, or $70 on-site, cash or check (no credit). 
On-line:  www.arlingtonchessclub.com/PayPal2.html#news2 
Contact for info only: 
accvachess@gmail.com W. NS.
Nov 19 Montgomery County (MD) Quads.  Magnus Chess Academy and Maryland Chess are running quads on 10/15.  Players under 1600 can play a tournament at 10am, 1pm, or both.  Players over 1600 will play two longer rounds and games count toward the MD Sweet 16.  The top finisher in each group wins a trophy.  Details and registration at chessacademy.com/tournaments
Nov 25-27 National Chess Congress. Go eat turkey at this CCA event in Phllly.
New!
Nov 26
Annapolis MD Chess Challenge III. US Chess-rated Scholastic Tournament for players in grades K-12. These are GREAT TOURNAMENTS to help local players prepare for the upcoming Scholastic National Championship events the US Chess Federaton is holding in December and in the Spring.  Click here for more information.
December 2022 Dec 2-4 3rd Annual Old Line Open. Rockville Hilton, Rockville, MD.  Seven (7) sections base on ratings. Prize awards based on player score, not "place."  Click here for details and information.
Dec 3 Fairfax County Quads.  Sat, Dec 3. Click here for details and registration.
Dec 4 Charm City Chess Club December Open Tournament. Sunday, Dec 4th at the DoubleTree Hilton, Canterbury Room, 4 W. Univ. Parkway, Baltimore, MD. 5 rounds, G/25 delay 5; US Chess membership required. Entry Fees $30 or $25 until Nov 27, depending on the section you are entiring, entry fees increase on Nov 28th. 3 Sections--Open, U1400, U1000. Click here for more info and Registration.
Dec 9-11 2022 National K-12 Grade Championships
The tournament has Blitz and Bughouse events on Thursday, Dec 8th.  In the main event, played Friday (starting around noon) through Sunday afternoon, kids play against opponents who are in their same grade in school--e.g., 3rd graders play only other 3rd graders, etc.  There are 13 sections in the tournament--from grades K through 12!
IF YOU ARE CONSIDERING ATTENDING, AND WANT A HOTEL ROOM AT THE PROPERTY, WE STRONGLY RECOMMEND YOU RESERVE A ROOM AS SOON AS POSSIBLE.
Click here for more information.
Dec 17-18 2022 Washington DC Chess Championships. Sat-Sun, Dec 17-18 at the Kellogg Conf. Hotel at Gallaudet Univ.(800 Florida Ave NE, Wash DC).  4 rounds of play, Swiss System.  Rounds at 9 am and 1:15 pm on Sat and Sun.  TWO SECTIONS, Open and Amateur (U1800).  No residency restrictions, event is OPEN to all players.  Entry Fee and Information at this web page. In addition to crowning a DC Champion and DC Amateur Champion, this event determines what DC-based Senior Player will represent DC at the 2023 Irwin Tournament of Senior State Champions during the US Open in Jul/Aug 2023.
Dec 18 Simultaneous Exhibition with IM William Morrison:

On Sunday, December 18th, 2022, Mr. Morrison will conduct a Simultaneous Exhibition, taking on all comers at once. The event will be held at THB Bagel Café, 3208 St. Paul Street, Baltimore and will start promptly at 11am. Mr. Morrison – known as “The Exterminator” for his cunning and thorough play - is an International Chess Master and seasoned chess coach. While pursuing a master’s degree at The University of Maryland Baltimore County, Mr. Morrison represented the school in international competitions including the Pan-Am Inter-collegiate Chess Championship.  He has also played world champions Anatoly Karpov and Gary Kasporov.

Go to charmcitychess.com/special_event/ Participants are requested to bring chess sets

Dec 26-29

47th Eastern Open. A Continental Chess Association event. At the Hyatt Regency Crystal City near Reagan National Airport in Arlington, VA. $30,000 guaranteed prize fund. 150 Grand Prix Points.  Click here for more information.

- Includes Eastern Open BLITZ on Wednesday, Dec. 28.

Dec 31 Chess RVA Cross-round Tournament in Richmond. Scholastic event for K-9th graders on Monday, Jan 2nd from 9AM - 12-noon. Event site: Mathnasium Short Pump, 11530-D W. Broad St., Richmond, VA. Click here for information.