2nd Coastal Virginia Open
Sat-Sun Feb 4-5, 2023, with Blitz on Friday Feb 3rd - Sleep Inn Lake Wright
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Info & Registration

Registration is OPEN ...Virginia Scholastic & College Chess Championships
March 24-26 at the Marriott Waterside in Norfolk, VA (Blitz on Friday night, Main Tournament on Saturday & Sunday)
Reserve your hotel room(s) NOW through Friday March 3rd at the "chess rate" of $135/nite.
This rate CANNOT be guaranteed after March 3rd.
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VA State Scholastic Warm-up at Maggie Walker Governor's School
March 11, 2023, in Richmond-- Play is in 4 Sections (K-3, K-5, K-8, K-12)
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There will be a pre-tournament Zoom Meeting on Wednesday, March 8th at 7 pm
Details coming soon!

FM Jason Morefield (North Chesterfield) REPEATS!!
He defends his title and is our 2022-23 Commonwealth State Champion!

Our 2022 Senior Champion is Larry Larkins (Norfolk).

Our other State Champions for 2022-23 are ...
Amateur Champion: Walden Lambert (Arlington)
-- Novice Champion: Saket Sambaraju (Glen Allen)

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==============  VCF Tournament Calendar  ==============

Major National Events in our Area in late 2022 through mid 2023!
March 31 - April 2 in Washington DC: 2023 National High School (K-12) Championships (players in Grades K-12)
May 12-14, Baltimore MD: National Elementary (K-6) Championships
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============== Recently Completed Events ==============

Northern Virginia Open
WGM Sabina Foisor captures the title,
 Aditya Ponukumati is co-champion
January 6-8, 2023
Champ & Amateur Sections   Novice Section


2022 Fredericksburg Open
Saturday-Sunday, Oct 29-30, Country-Inn & Suites Fredericksburg
Final Results

84th Virginia Closed Chess Championships
Played Sat-Mon, Sep 3-5 in Glen Allen, VA

Final Results

Quads & Scholastics at the Meadowdale Public Library
Saturday, Oct 15, Meadowdale Library, N. Chesterfield, VA
Final Results

Virginia Commonwealth Games
Saturday-Sunday, July 23-24, on LiChess.com

Charlottesville Open
Played Saturday & Sunday, July 16-17
Final Results

53rd Annual Virginia Open
Friday-Sunday, June 24-26, Washington-Dulles Marriott
See Final Results!

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Larry Larkins captures Virginia Senior Championships
3-way tie with NMs Greg Nolan and Salvador Rosario ... See FINAL Results

Final Standings - Virginia Scholastic Championships
Held in Fredericksburg, VA, on March 25-27, 2022
Individual Results  Team Results 

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