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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==============  Chess News for Virginians!  ==============

The US Chess Federation announced a new Electronic Device Policy.
This affects anyone attending a US Chess National Event and who has a cell phone or uses an electronic notation device.

============== Upcoming Tournaments ==============

46th Annual Eastern Open
Dec 27-30, 2019, Falls Church, VA
Event Info & Registration

 Registration is Open ... 2019-20 Virginia Scholastic & Collegiate Championships
March 6-8, 2020, Alexandria, VA at Thomas Jefferson H.S. for Science & Technology
Blitz on Friday evening at 6:30PM, Main Tournament is on Sat & Sun
Event Information   Registration

============== 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 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

2019 Charlottesville Open
Played July 13-14, 2019 in Charlottesville
FINAL Standings

2019 Cherry Blossom Classic
Played May 23-27, 2019
Final Standings

2019 Colonial Open
Played April 19-21, 2019
Final Standings

2019 (52nd) Virginia Open
Played March 22-24, 2019 in Dulles/Sterling, VA
Final Standings

2018-19 VA Scholastic & College Championships
Charlottesville, VA ... March 9-10, 2019
Final Standings

----------- For your 2019 & 2020 Planning -------------

When Event Tournament Location
Dec 27-30 46th Eastern Open  Westin Tyson's Corner, Falls Church, VA
March 7-8, 2020 Virginia Scholastic & College Chess Championships Thomas Jefferson HS for Science & Technology
March 20-22, 2020 53rd Virginia Open Washington-Dulles Airport Marriott-Dulles, Sterling, VA
July - TBD Charlottesville Open Charlottesville, VA
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 (Tentative) 2020 Northern Virginia Open Dulles, VA
Nov 21-22, 2020 David Zofchak Memorial Norfolk, VA

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