John Donaldson Visit - May 16th
IM John Donaldson, captain of the US team in 13 Olympiads from 1986 to 1996 and 2006 to 2018, former FIDE zone president, chess journalist, and author of over 30 books, will visit our club and talk about his chess career.
Free to ALL. We will be serving pizza and drinks beforehand. The food is a suggested donation of $5.00 for 2 slices and a drink. Donations will be going to IM Donaldson. The food will be there by 6:30pm and the talk will begin at 7.
Our own Daniel Cunningham posted this video about the visit: https://youtu.be/v8gKxzwHz48
Don't miss this event!
Cincy Tornado - May 18th
The Cincy Tornado is back!
Saturday, May 18th
1065 Reading Road
Registration at site $30, cash or check.
1st - $150, 2nd $75
Master bounty prize: Biggest upset against top rated master pays $50 for a win, $25 for a draw. If top rated master delivers a perfect 4.0, then he or she receives $50 for a job well done.
Open to all: Unrateds, first timers, players playing up.
Under 1600 Section
1st - $150, 2nd - $75
This is a great section for beginners and unrated players.
Round times 12pm, 2:15pm, 4:45pm, 7:00pm
- Quick Chess - May 2nd.
- Club Championship - Final Round. Friday, May 3rd.
- Five Minute Chess - May 9th.
- John Donaldson Visit - May 16th.
- Women's Championship - May 23rd.
- Team Chess - May 30th.
Meeting Night: Thursdays at 6:30pm. Thursday meetings will continue during the Club Championship which is on Fridays.
The club meets on Thursdays at the Deer Park Community Center, aka Francis R Healey Community Center (Chamberlin Park).
7640 Plainfield Rd, Cincinnati, OH 45236