Connecticut State Chess Association




























Play either in tournament, at a club or at a meet

Click here for a list of clubs or meets.

If you would like to add an event, a club or a meet to our list please email the CSCA at CTStateChessAssociation@gmail.com


Join or renew annual scholastic USCF membership

The CSCA is offering scholastic players to join the US Chess Federation or renew their USCF membership at a discounted prize of $12 through the CSCA.
This program is only available for players from Connecticut in Grades K - 12. This membership includes online access to Chess Life (Kids) and the right to earn a chess rating in the official national rating system. Regular annual USCF membership dues are $17 for players age 12 and under, $22 for age 15 and under and $26 for age 18 and under.

Join or renew USCF

Player Name, D.O.B., Grade
USCF # (if renewing), Expiration Date

Upcoming events:

Apr 4 - DIG Chess Tournament to be held at chess.com; time control G/15. ONLINE

Apr 8/9/10-12 - 14th annual Open at Foxwoods by CCA. CANCELLED

Apr 18 - 2020 Mill Brook Park Open by Rob Roy in Coventry. CANCELLED

Apr 19 - DIG Chess Tournament to be held at chess.com; time control G/15. ONLINE

Apr 19 - Tom Hartmayer Memorial in Storrs, details soon. CANCELLED

CSCA sanctioned event
April 25 - 2020 National Nominations Candidates' Tournament (NNCT) (by invitation only) at the Play More Chess Academy in Hamden. Flyer. POSTPONED

Apr 26 - DIG Chess Tournament to be held at chess.com; time control G/15. ONLINE

Apr 24-26 - Eastern Class Championships by CCA in Sturbridge, Mass. CANCELLED

CSCA sanctioned event
May 16 - The CSCA and the NBCC present the 2020 Connecticut State Championship at Hall High School in West Hartford. Flyer
POSTPONED UNTIL FURTHER NOTICE
- Register and pay

Entry Fee
Player Name, USCF ID, Bye
Town, Date of Birth, Grade

May 24 - 2020 Weston DIG Scholastic May Tournament at the Weston Public Library.

Jun 6 - Fairfield County Spring Team Championships at the CCFC in Norwalk.

Jun 12-14 - 26th Annual Northeast Open by CCA in Stamford.

Jul 7 - 2020 Fairfield County Masters & Class Championships at the CCFC in Norwalk.

Jul 17-19 - Bradley Open by CCA in Windsor Locks.

Aug 5-9 - 50th annual Continental Open by CCA in Sturbridge.

Sep 26 - 2020 Connecticut Harvest Open by Rob Roy in Coventry.

Oct 17 - 2020 Charter Oak Open by Rob Roy in Coventry.

Nov 14 - 2020 Connecticut Yankee Open by Rob Roy in Coventry.

Dec 12 - 2020 Nutmeg State Open by Rob Roy in Coventry.