Welcome to the official Community Chess Club of Rochester (CCCR) blog which includes chess news and event information. The Rochester Chess Center is a separate USCF affiliate. You are encouraged to visit the Rochester Chess Center where both affiliates run a variety of excellent tournaments. Both chess clubs work together to promote chess. Tournament announcements will be posted here. Contact us at 585-442-2430. Thanks for visiting!
Wednesday, February 7, 2018
Feb. 28th - Lecture with Chess Master Clif Kharroubi
Lecture Series with Chess Master
on February 28th, 2018
Topic: The Good, the Bad, and the Ugly:
A Look at Commonly Played Club Player Gambits
Time: 5:00-6:30pm at the Rochester Chess Center
Free for CCCR members; $5 for non-members. All are welcome!
Visitors should plan to arrive by 5pm. Please be seated for the lecture by 5:25pm.
5pm-5:30pm: Free pizza for all who attend Clif Kharroubi's chess lecture
6:30pm: Registration for CCCR G/80d5 games (optional, following lecture)
The lecture will be video recorded.
The Community Chess Club of Rochester (CCCR) is proud to present a chess lecture series at the Rochester Chess Center with Chess Master Lev Paciorkowski. This will be Lev's third lecture in the CCCR Lecture Series.
Lev is the #1 rated chess player in Rochester and a very accomplished chess player with many prestigious tournament victories. Lev is attending Rochester Institute of Technology, and continues to play competitive chess.
The Community Chess Chess Club invites all club members and visitors to attend Lev's chess lecture and play a game of chess afterwards. For more information, please contact the Chess Center at 585-442-2430, or better yet, why not stop by and visit us on a Wednesday night? The club is ready to answer your questions beginning at 6:30pm any Wednesday night. We'd really like to introduce you to our chess club.
Chess Master Lev Paciorkowski, USCF rating 2430
Other Tournaments & Events Coming Up:
Please visit the Chess Center at 221 Norris Drive, Rochester, NY 14610 for more information about any of the following:
Feb. 16-19: Amateur Team East - Join a chess team and sign up at the Chess Center!
Feb. 19-23: Chess Camp! at the Rochester Chess Center
Mar. 17-18: 40th Marchand Open
Dr. Erich Marchand "requested that his friends play chess in his memory."