April 22, May 20, June 17, July 22, 
Aug 19, Sep 23, Oct 21, Nov 18, Dec 16.

No entry fee.  No prizes.  Games are rated by the U.S. Chess Federation.  Arrive prior to 10:30 am to be included in round one.


Free USCF-Rated Chess Tournament
23 Royce Circle Storrs CT 06268
Register at site only 10:10 am - 10:30. Round One starts 10:30 am Sharp. G/45 d5. 3-SS. Must be a current USCF member. Rounds 2-3 ASAP. Please arrive prior to 10:30 to be included in round one of the tournament. We will offer Free USCF-Rated games (also G/45 d5) up until 2 PM. Chess is at street level in parking garage building. Park in Storrs Center Parking Garage Free for first 2 hours, $1/hour thereafter. We are part of "Storrs Center" downtown district adjacent to the UConn campus on Rt-195 in Storrs/Mansfield. Plenty of restaurants within walking distance. Nobody is required to play USCF to attend. All chess players are welcome to drop-in anytime for any reason. We close at 4 pm. Rob Roy USCF Senior TD 860 742-5562

USCF Report  for Feb 25 Grand Opening

Photos from this event at bottom of this page.

2017 Norwich Chess Open
Otis Library - Sat., March 25
USCF-Rated.    Entry fee $30 cash at site only.
3-SS.    G/30 d5.   Register 10 am - 10:20 am.
Round-One at 10:40 am, Rounds 2 and 3 asap.
Prizes: 1st-$240, 2nd-$120 b/12, more/entries.
One section.       Open to all ages and ratings. 
Otis Library,  261 Main St. Norwich Connecticut

Open to players never a USCF member.
Register 11 am - 11:15 am.
3-SS, G/15 d5.  Top three win prizes.

Connecticut Chess Magazine

Saturday, March 11


$30 entry fee. 3-SS. G/60 d5.  Cash Prizes: 1st-$180, 2nd-$90 b/12, more per entries. Enter at site only 10:30-11:30 am. Round One - 12 noon.  Rds. 2-3 asap.  Junior players accompanied by one other person only. Rob Roy Chess Center, 3111 South St., Coventry CT. 860 742-5562