Tuesday, February 25, 2014

Practice Makes Perfect

Check out the Practice page, offering a variety of practice opportunity including: opening suggestions, live chess, and chess puzzles. Regular practice can greatly improve game play.

Tuesday, December 10, 2013

Winter Igloo Tournament

Route 20 Chess Club invites you to a rated QUAD TOURNAMENT on
     DATE: 1/18/2014
     PLACE: Freeport High School Cafeteria
3RR, G/50 d5   ; Registration 9:15-9:45
Round Schedule: 10:00 a.m., 12:30, 2:30  ( Should be done by 4:30 p.m.)
Entry fee: $8
     USCF membership required, may be purchased on site
Prizes: $16.00, $8.00 Each Section

Tuesday, October 15, 2013

2013 National Chess Day - Freeport

As is`becoming traditional for National Chess Day (October 12th this year), the Route 20 Chess Club ran a no fee tournament at the Freeport Public Library.
In the adult section Will Engel achieved first with a record of 4.5, Zach Kauffman achieved second with a record of 4.0, and Jonathan Gaenzle achieved third with a record of 3.5.
In the 4-6 and 7-12 grade joint section John Werkheiser achieved first with a record of 5.0, Marius Schradermeier achieved second with a record of 4.0, and John Neil achieved third with a record of 3.0, with an overall tie with Ariana Tolu-Honary. Ariana achieved first in the 4-6 with a record of 3.0, and Shawn Wolfe achieved second in the 4-6 with a record of 1.0.