Breaking News ... the 2020 Cherry Blossom Festival has been CANCELLED

 The Virginia Open has been re-scheduled for July 24-26, 2020 ... see below

 The Charlottesville Open is being re-scheduled for December 12-13 ... see below


NM Daniel I. Miller grabs his 6th VCF Championship!!

IM Praveen Balakrishnan, our 2017 & 2018 Champion, finishes in a tie for 1st Place
Our 2019 State Amateur Champion is Peter Snow, and our 2019 Under-1200 Champion is Dulitha Jayakodige

Our Senior Champion for 2019 is NM William Marcelino

Our 2018-2019 VCF Cup Champion is NM Daniel Clancy
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============== Upcoming Tournaments ==============

 RESCHEDULED  53rd Virginia Open
  NEW DATES ARE:  July 24-26, 2020, Marriiott Washington-Dulles Airport
Rd 1 at 7:30 Friday evening, Rds 2-5 on Sat & Sun
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 BEING RESCHEDULED FOR DECEMBER  30th Charlottesville Open

============== Recently Completed Events ==============

2019 Virginia Closed Championships
Played Aug 31st to Sept 2nd iu Glen Allen, VA
FINAL Standings      
Video of Round 5 ...     Former VA Champs ...     Blitz Results

2019-20 VA Scholastic & College Championships
Alexandria, VA - March 7-8, 2020
Final Standings  Blitz Results

2019 David Zofchak Memorial
Saturday & Sundahy, Nov 23-24, 2019 in Norfolk, VA
Final Standings

2019 Fredericksburg Open
Played Sat & Sun, Oct 19-20, 2019 -- Fredericksburg, VA
FINAL Standings

 2019 Northern VA Open
Played Nov 2nd & 3rd in Steling, VA
Final Standings

2019 VA Senior Open
Played Sept. 20th-22nd in Arlington, VA
Final Standings

----------- For your 2020 Planning -------------

When Event Name Tournament Location
CANCELLED 2nd Colonial Open CANCELLED
CANCELLED 8th Cherry Blossom Classic
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CANCELLED
July 24-26, 2020
Re--Scheduled to this date
53rd Virginia Open Washington-Dulles Airport Marriott-Dulles, Sterling, VA
July 26, 2020 Virginia Commonwealth Games Chess Ch. at Liberty University
Sep 5-7, 2020 2020 Virginia Closed Glen Allen, VA
Sep 19-20, 2020 2020 Virginia Senior Open Site TBD
Sep 26-27, 2020 2020 Fredericksburg Open Fredericksburg, VA
Oct 9-13, 2020 Washington Chess Congress Reston, VA
Oct 30 - Nov 1, 2020 US Class Championships Dulles, VA
Nov 14-15, 2020 2020 Northern Virginia Open Dulles, VA
Nov 21-22, 2020 David Zofchak Memorial Norfolk, VA
December 12-13, 2020
Re-Scheduled to this date
Charlottesville Open Charlottesville, VA
 New!  March 6-7 or 13-14, 2021 2020-21 Virginia Scholastic & College Chess Championships Tidewater area, TBD

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