Oct 3 - The Dr. Farley Memorial Monday Night Fall Chess League begins. The league runs for 10 weeks on Monday nights. Teams are forming. Sign-up at the Chess Center. Time Control: G/90d5; Call 585-442-2430 for Info. Register by 6:30pm 10/3/22.
Oct 5, 12, 19, 26 (Four rounds, One round per Wednesday).
Nov. 9th: CCCR's Awards Night. The Championship Awards Ceremony will start at 7:30pm and will be followed by the serving of a celebration cake and beverages. USCF-rated games will follow.
Fall/Winter Chess Camp
Chess Camp! Sign up at the Rochester Chess Center. Call 442-2430 to Register or for Information.
Nov 16 - Clif Kharroubi Chess Lecture at 5:30pm, followed rated games at 7:30pm. Topic: Opening Explosions! There will be pizza & beverages at 5:00pm! Sign up at the Chess Center. Sponsored by the Community Chess Club of Rochester. Free for CCCR members; $5 for non-members. All are welcome! 5pm-5:30pm: Free pizza & Beverages. 5:30-6:30pm: Lecture (Introduction, Presentation, Q&A, Closing notes). 6:30pm: Registration for CCCR G/80d5 games (optional, following lecture). The lecture will be video recorded. Sign up at the Chess Center. Flyer will be available in October.
Dec 21 - CCCR's Annual Holiday Party with USCF-Rated Games. Pizza will be provided. Players can bring a treat to share (optional).
Syracuse NY Tournament
Oct 21-23 or 22-23, 2022. Central New York Open, Syracuse NY. $5,000 GUARANTEED PRIZES! Click here for link.
Past Events at the Rochester Chess Center:
Summer Chess Camp
Chess Camp all Summer! Sign up at the Rochester Chess Center.
Chess Camp Summer Schedule - Click Here.
A Typical Day at Chess Camp - Click Here.
Rochester Chess Center's Summer Chess Schedule. Click here.
July 11 - The Dr. Farley Memorial Monday Night Summer Chess League begins. The league runs for 10 weeks on Monday nights. Teams are forming. Sign-up at the Chess Center. Time Control: G/90d5; Call 585-442-2430 for Info. Register by 6:30pm 7/11/22
Aug 17 - Annual CCCR Chess Simultaneous. Simultaneous is at 7:30pm. There will be pizza & beverages at 6:30pm! Prizes! Sign-up at the chess center. Check out this flyer.
Update: Congratulations to CCCR Club Champion David Phelps for 11 Wins, 4 Draws and 2 Losses in a field of 17 opponents. There were many exciting games to watch. Congratulations to the two players who scored Wins: Jacob Snell and Jim Attaya! Congratulations to the players who scored draws: Dominic Shand, David B. Carr, Vinnie Basile and Joshua Stevens! OK, you had to have ENDURANCE to survive the marathon chess simultaneous this year... it started at 7:30pm and the last game with Joshua Stevens finished at 11:30pm! It certainly paid off for Joshua Stevens after the 4-hour mark as Joshua once again showed why his is known as the Draw Master! Thanks to everyone who participated to help make this a great night of chess to remember! Those who won their games against the Club Champion received prizes of super-sized magnetic analysis boards. Those who drew received new hardcover scorebooks.
|David Phelps faced a field of 17 Opponents.|
|Jacob Snell won his game and was the FIRST|
to take-down the Club Champion!
|Jim Attaya won his game! |
It's another take-down of the Club Champion!
|Dominic Shand was the FIRST to finish his game and Draw!|
|David B. Carr (left) and Vinnie Basile (center) were the|
next two players to agree to draws with the Club Champion!
|Joshua Stevens celebrates his Draw with the Club Champion!|
This game brings an end to the 2022 CCCR Chess Simultaneous!
|Quasar Pulluaim studies the board in preparation for his next move.|
| Joe Sarratori aka the STRONGEST chess player!|
Joe has the awards to prove it!
|David B. Carr is enjoying his Chess Game!|
The 2022 CCCR Club Championship is in October. Whoever wins the championship will be next year's chess player to Simultaneously play the field mid-year in 2023! Become a CCCR Member, get 10 USCF-rated games played with the club to qualify in the Championship.
Sept 2-5, 3-5 or 4-5, 2022. 144th annual NEW YORK STATE CHAMPIONSHIP. Labor Day weekend at Albany Marriott. PRIZE FUND RAISED TO $18,000 GUARANTEED! Click here for link.