Chess in Tri-Cities, WA

A Tri-Cities Chess Club restart-up meeting was held on 2/13/13.  The reformed club is looking to become USCF affiliated, host USCF sanctioned tournaments, will have a new website, and will soon be electing officers. 

Make sure to join our Facebook page!  It can be found by typing "Tri-Cities Chess" into a Facebook search. 

 General Links:

US Chess Federation

Washington Chess Federation - contains regional calendar and links

Chess Tactics Server- books are nice but save the $ and try hundreds of realistic "find the best move" puzzles graded to your level

Yakima Chess Club

Spokane Chess Club

 Scholastic Links:

Washington Elementary Chess Champions - Central WA scholastic tournament organizers

Washington High School Chess Association - desipite its name, contains tournament info for all Washington K-12 schools and NWSRS ratings

 Educational Links:

Chess Kids Academy - an excellent free site

Chess-poster - contains some rules and instructions in English and Spanish

ChessCafe - Links to articles and puzzles, a good site for intermediate players

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