Hamilton Chess Club

The Hamilton Chess Club, founded in 1982, is located in Hamilton in central New Jersey.

The Club meets Monday evenings from 6:30 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 third, fourth, or fifth Saturday of each month.

The Tournament Director is Ed Sytnik.

The menu symbol (three horizontal lines) in the upper left corner, or the following links, may be used to navigate to the Club Champions, Directions & Map, Recent Results, Saturday Quads, and Schedule of Events web pages.

Dragan Milovanovic displays the trophy he won for becoming the 2017 Club Champion.


Due to the pandemic our across-the-board chess games are not permitted by state rules.

Covid-19 has interrupted our annual Club Championship. Participants have voted 9 to 3 to end the tournament early and submit the game results rather than wait to resume.

Stay safe; stay healthy; stay sane.

The 2020 Club Champion is Dragan Milovanovic. Club Championship results are:

Dragan Milovanovic, 1st place,

Cedric Lary, 2nd place, and

Gavin McNay, 3rd place.

The 2019 Four Season Quads - Winter results are:

Quad 1: Dragan Milovanovic, Gavin McNay, Lev Zilbermintz, and Josh Hill, all tied for 1st place,

Quad 2: Ajay Algole, Charles Miller, and Cedric Lary, all tied for 1st place, and

Swiss: Subhasish Chakraborti, 1st place.

To visit the hidden Diversions web page click on the Queen symbol in the bottom left corner of this web page.

Each year the Hamilton Chess Club enters a team in the U. S. Amateur Team East Tournament held during Presidents' Day weekend in Parsippany, NJ.

Several members of the Club play as a team in the Garden State Chess League. The Hamilton Chess Club team has won first place in six of the last eight years.


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