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Chess in the Rock River Valley
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Upcoming Tournaments and Events
  • Rockford Chess Challenge - Spring 2015 - likely Marshall (watch for details)
  • Rockford Chess Challenge - Summer 2015 -likely Haskell (watch for details)
  • Rockford Chess Challenge - Fall 2015 -No host!) (click here to find out how your school can host)
Other tournament calendars:     Illinois - Wisconsin - USCF - ICCA - Freeport - Dekalb -
News

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  • Congratulations to local winners at the 2015 2015 IHSA High School Chess Tournament  ((full results)NEW
    • Logan Rodgers (Jefferson) - Board 1 - Score: 6-1 (tied for 4th)
    • Franco Trujillo (Guilford) - Board 2 - Score: 6-1 (tied for 4th)
    • Dakodah Mrkvicka (North Boone)) - Board 6 - Score: 6-1 (tied for 8th)

  • Congratulations to local winners of the Greater Chicago K-12 Championship Feb 7th at McCormack Place  NEW
    • Kamalesh SureshKumar K-3  2nd Place
    • Sreyansh Mamidi K-6  3rd place (tie)

  • Congratulations to winners of the Rockford Chess Challenge - Winter 2015 at RESA (press release )
    Players with perfect 5-0 scores
    Charlie Jack Kamelesh Ethan Jeremiah Phillip
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  • Congratulations to winners of the Rockford Chess Challenge - Fall 2014 at Washington (press release
  • Congratulations to Elijah Patterson, 3rd place winner, 8th grade at the 2014 Illinois State All-Grades Chess Championship 
  • Congratulations to local winners of the Susan Polgar World Open Nov 2nd  
    • Vincent Do U14  1st place (tie)
    • Elijah Patterson U14  14th place (tie)

  • Congratulations to Kamalesh Sureshkuma, winner of 9th place trophy (U1200) in the Labor Day Scholastic Tournament

Chess artwork from Montessori Private Academy



Atticus (Gr 1)


Caiden (Gr 2)


Jake (Gr 3)


Kaia (Gr 3)

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