info@temeculachess.com

951.327.1000

info@temeculachess.com

951.327.1000

Special Annoucements :

GM Larry Christiansen Lecture and Simul

TCC is very excited to accounce that GM Larry Christiansen will be in town and visiting TCC! Flyer attached.

Solve Puzzles Here to Improve Your Game

Play Blitz Here to Improve Your Game

TCC Standings

Standings for Recent TCC Events

Tuesday Night G45 Events here

Monthly Quick G25 Events here

Monthly Blitz G5 Events here

Junior Joust Events here

TCC Games

Games from Recent TCC Events

Tuesday Night No. 70 Rounds 1 and 2 here

Tuesday Night No. 71 Rounds 5 through 8 here

Tuesday Night No. 72 Rounds 1 and 2 here

Junior Joust Summer Recap After Five Events

  27-Jul 10-Aug 24-Aug 31-Aug 14-Sep    
Player Summer 1 Summer 2 Summer 3 Summer 4 Summer 5 Total Qualified?
Zhao, Dennis 0.0 3.0 4.0 3.0 2.0 12.0 Yes
Prigoda, Steven 2.0 1.5 3.0 3.0 1.0 10.5 Yes
Zhao, Evan 0.0 3.0 2.0 2.0 2.5 9.5 Yes
Lin, Amy 3.0 3.0 2.0 0.0 1.0 9.0 Yes
Yu, Brandon 2.0 0.0 2.0 0.0 4.0 8.0 Yes
Bennett, Ethan 0.0 2.0 0.0 3.0 2.5 7.5 Yes
Smith, Joel 3.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 3.5 6.5 Yes
Flores, Noah 0.0 0.0 2.0 2.0 2.0 6.0 Yes
Wilson, Joshua 1.5 0.0 1.0 2.0 1.0 5.5 Yes
Stansbury, Winston 3.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 2.0 5.0 Yes
Doraiswamy, Sahan 1.0 0.0 1.0 0.0 2.5 4.5
Bascon, Giovanna 0.5 2.0 0.0 0.0 2.0 4.5
Fitzgerald, Ian 0.0 0.0 2.5 0.0 0.0 2.5
Yarlagadda, Surya 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 2.0 2.0
Lee, Brandon 0.0 1.5 0.0 0.0 0.0 1.5
Bennett, Sophie 0.0 0.0 0.0 1.0 0.0 1.0  
Total 16.0 16.0 19.5 16.0 28.0 95.5

Rules for Qualifying for the Summmer Joust Finals:

  1. Players accumulate points equal to their score in each event.
  2. Players qualify for the finals if they accumlate five or more points.
  3. A player automatically qualifies for the finals if they win clear first place in any one of the qualifying events.

Junior Joust Spring Champion

Junior Joust Spring Finals
A 5SS on Saturday June 22, 2019
USCF rating report here

No.NameIDRatingPostPerfRnd1Rnd2Rnd3Rnd4Rnd5TotalNotes
1 Smith, Joel 16770578 935 942 924 L2 W5 W8 W7 W3 4.0 JJ Spring Champ
2 Yu, Brandon 16792646 428 714 911 W1 D7 W4 L3 W5 3.5  
3 Lin, Yunhan 17007682 939 907 833 W8 W4 L7 W2 L1 3.0  
4 Zhao, Dennis 16750376 765 755 731 W6 L3 L2 -B- W7 3.0  
5 Stansbury, Winston 16062924 397 465 576 -B- L1 W6 W9 L2 3.0  
6 Flores, Noah 17046821 Unr 471 470 L4 W9 L5 W8 -B- 3.0  
7 Zhao, Evan 16750382 777 764 678 W9 D2 W3 L1 L4 2.5  
8 Lee, Brandon 16783450 690 627 423 L3 -B- L1 L6 W9 2.0  
9 Ready, Evan 17056566 Unr 100 188 L7 L6 -B- L5 L8 1.0  
10 Wilson, Joshua 16860763 Unr 352 -9999 -U- -U- -U- -U- -U- 0.0  

SCCF State Championship

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The Southern California Chess Federation State Championship returned to Temecula July 11 through 14. Our new state champion is Robert Shlyakhtenko. Complete results, games and photos here.

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temecula chess club Upcoming events

Tuesday night tournaments

  • Sep 17, 2019@7:00 PM
  • Sep 24, 2019@7:00 PM
  • Oct 01, 2019@7:00 PM
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Classic Tuesday Night Tournament 

Time Controls: G/45 +3 seconds increment

Entry Fee:  $20

Prizes: 1st Overall 50% of Entry ...

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GM Larry Christiansen Lecture and Simul

  • Sep 26, 2019@6:00 PM

GM Larry Christiansen Lecture and Simul

Grandmaster Larry Christiansen will give a lecture and simul at the TCC on Sept ...

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Junior Joust Summer Finals

  • Sep 28, 2019@3:00 PM

Our final Junior Joust of the Summer 2019 season will decide who we will crown as Junior champion. There is ...

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Quick G/25 tournament

  • Sep 21, 2019@11:00 AM
  • Oct 20, 2019@11:00 AM
  • Nov 16, 2019@11:00 AM
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Format: 5-Round Swiss. Every third Saturday except when it conflicts with Junior Joust and then its on the 3rd Sunday ...

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Blitz Tournament

  • Sep 07, 2019@6:30 PM
  • Oct 05, 2019@6:30 PM
  • Nov 02, 2019@6:30 PM
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Every first Saturday Blitz.

Monthly 9-round blitz tournament for those with a need for speed.

Time control: G/5+3 ...

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Group Lesson: Chess 101

  • Sep 18, 2019@1:30 PM
  • Sep 24, 2019@1:30 PM
  • Sep 25, 2019@1:30 PM
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Chess 101

This class develops young students to become better overall players and is intended to prepare them for growth ...

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November Queens

  • Nov 30, 2019@3:00 PM

Format: USCF rated tournament for girls age 12 and under. Four rounds of G/15 in swiss format. 

Prizes: $30 ...

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Junior Joust Fall finals

  • Dec 27, 2019@3:00 PM

Our final Junior Joust of the Fall 2019 season will decide who we will crown as Junior champion. There is ...

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Junior club match

  • Oct 19, 2019@1:00 PM

4 Rounds of rated G/30 games vs. a rival junior club from the San Diego area.  It will consist ...

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Junior Joust tournament

  • Sep 14, 2019@3:30 PM
  • Oct 12, 2019@3:30 PM
  • Oct 26, 2019@3:30 PM
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United States Chess Federation rated event.  Children's scholactic chess tournament.  Age 14 and under.  Time controls are 15 minutes ...

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Friday private lessons by appointment

  • Sep 20, 2019@3:00 PM
  • Sep 27, 2019@3:00 PM
  • Oct 04, 2019@3:00 PM
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Private Lessons given by Coach Paschal.  Please contact him at 469-835-4551 for availability and pricing.

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Free casual play

  • Sep 19, 2019@3:00 PM
  • Sep 23, 2019@3:00 PM
  • Sep 26, 2019@3:00 PM
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Come to the Temecula Chess Club and learn how to play chess!  We are open for free casual play to ...

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Hours of operation

We are open every Monday and Thursday from 3-6 p.m. for casual play and questions.  Every Tuesday from 1:30-6 p.m. for classes and 7-10 p.m. for tournaments.  Every Wednesday from 1:30-6 p.m. for classes.  On Fridays we have an instructor on site for private lessons from around 3 p.m. to 8 p.m.  We hold events almost every Saturday but start times and durations vary, so check the event calendar.  

Free casual play every Monday from 3-6pm!

Every interested student should have access to chess instruction. Come join us and learn the basics including piece movement, general opening principals, checkmates, and chess notation.

Chess Instruction

Check out the events page for class schedules and registration.

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