The Hamilton Chess Club, founded in 1982, is located in Hamilton in central New Jersey.
The Club meets Monday evenings from 7:30 pm till 10:30 pm in the McManimon Building. Men, women, and children are all welcome. Events are held throughout the year. Results of recent events are posted on a separate web page. Skittles are played every week. Dues is $10 per year. Chess sets, boards, clocks, and light refreshments are provided.
Quads are held on the fourth or fifth Saturday of each month.
The Tournament Director is Ed Sytnik.
During the month of March the club will not meet on Mondays. We will meet on:
Tuesday, March 7,
Tuesday, March 14,
Wednesday, March 22, and
Wednesday, March 29.
Meetings resume on Mondays in April.
Phil Hepler won the Best Game Award in the Individiual Opening Results: Queen's Gambit category at the World Amateur Team and U. S. Team East Tournament over Presidents' Day weekend in Parsippany, NJ.
Seven year old Abhimanyu Mishra, frequent HCC Saturday Quads competitor, has become the youngest expert-rated player in history. Read more about it in Chess Life, January 2017, page 12.
2017 Winter Blitz winners:
Josh Hill, 1st place,
Dragan Milovanovic, 2nd place, and
Charles Miller, 3rd place.
To visit the hidden Diversions web page click on the Queen symbol in the bottom left corner of this web page.