All our Tournaments and other activities/events are open to all youth through 12th grade. This includes students who are homeschooled or in public, private, or parochial schools from any location across the USA.

DATE: 2/24/2024 (Saturday)
LOCATION: Randolph Middle School
4400 Water Oak Rd
Charlotte, NC 28211

Free Registration for all Participants with or without a Team. Individual players welcomed! Please pre-register online and arrive by 9:00am.

School Club Chess Team Sponsor:
Pre-registration online is preferred. Registration on-site is between 8:30 a.m. and 9:00 a.m. on the date of the tournament. Cash, credit card, and checks accepted.


1st round will begin at 9:30 a.m. There will be three rounds and the final round should be completed by early afternoon.


Free Admission to all Participants (Pre-K through 12th Grade)!

School Club Chess Team Sponsor:
$90.00 annual team fee to be paid by School Club Chess Team Sponsor. (If you have already paid the annual fee, there is no additional fee to participate in this tournament.)

If you are not part of a school team, you can come as an individual and play for free.


Small trophies or medals awarded to the winning team in each quad.


Please bring chess sets, notation sheets and clocks. Chess equipment will be available for purchase on site.

Parents will be able to view the tournament from a distance but will not be permitted into the tournament area unless they are a team captain.

This is a great tournament for beginners - no entry fees, no USCF membership required and low pressure! Just fun and a chance to practice what they learn at chess club. Don't have enough for a team? Don't worry, you can still play as an individual. We hope to see as many participants there as possible!

All Participants Register Here for Free!

School Club Chess Coaches:

To register your team for the upcoming Team Tournament, please use above link.

The annual fee will be collected when you check in on the date of the tournament.

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