Sunday, November 18, 2018

Grand Prix Today

Today we a running a Grand Prix tournament with Open, U1800 & U1200 sections.

Each will have 4 rounds & a G/40 d5 time control.

Friday, November 9, 2018

World Championship Underway!

Monday, October 22, 2018

GM Michael Rohde Lecture & Simul On 12/23

The Westfield Chess Club

Westfield YMCA
220 Clark St.
Westfield, NJ 07090

is proud to host

A lecture and s
imultaneous exhibition by Grandmaster Michael Rohde

on Sunday, December 23rd.

Lecture starts at 11:30 a.m.
Simul starts at 12:30 p.m.

Cost to play in the simul: $20 Westfield CC members, $25 non-members.
Kids may re-enter at no additional cost.

Pizza, snacks & refreshments to be served during the event.

Roshan Idnani Becomes National Master

Congratulations to Roshan Idnani, New Jersey's newest National Master!

A first round win against FM Boris Privman, in yesterday's Westfield G/45 Quads, put him over 2200.

Sunday, October 7, 2018

Rating Delay

The rating of today's Westfield Octos has been delayed due to membership issues.

Thursday, September 27, 2018

Moldovan To Lecture At Kenilworth CC Tonight

John Moldovan will be giving a lecture at the Kenilworth Chess Club tonight.

The topic: My Best Games 2017-18
Time: 8:15 p.m.
Admission: $5.

Here's a preview of the accompanying 5-page handout.

Monday, July 23, 2018

Christian Brothers Academy Seeks Chess Coach

Christian Brothers Academy is seeking a dedicated and passionate individual to help mentor its state and national championship chess team.

Recent CBA chess successes include, sectional title at NYC championships, two titles at NYC High School Championships, NJ 12th Grade Champions, National Champions for 12th grade for second time in three years, Jersey Shore Conference Champions and State Champions.

Candiates' qualifications should include:

· being a USCF rated player

· having experience teaching chess and the ability to analyze games

· availability after school several days per week and for several weekend tournaments per year

Interested candidates should email their resume to
Maureen Szablewski
Dean of Campus Life

850 Newman Springs Road
Lincroft, NJ  07738
o: (732) 747-1959 ext. 101
f: (732) 747-1643

Sunday, July 22, 2018


There will be a delay in rating today's G/50 Quads!

We are missing 4 results from round 3!!!!:

Section 3
Wang - Gao
Max Weinstein - Whites

Section 7
L. Koganov - Srinivasan

Section 11
Adharrash Jambhunathan - G. Fan

Games with no result reported within a reasonable period of time will be considered un-played draws.

UPDATE: Monday 7/23 @ 3:07 a.m. - We received 3 of the 4 results. The other game has been reported as an un-played draw. The event has been submitted for rating.

Saturday, July 14, 2018

Eric Yuhan Li Becomes National Master

Former Westfield CC member Eric Yuhan Li went 3-0 at today's Chess Mates Saturday Quad & earned his National Master title.

Photo credit: Vanessa Sun

Friday, July 6, 2018

Twitter Account Locked

from:Westfield Chess Club <>
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date:Fri, Jul 6, 2018 at 7:23 PM
subject:Re: Case# 87231027: Appealing a locked account - @WestfieldChess

Which of the 9 tweets, in the screenshot below, violates your "rules against abusive behavior"?

Please explain why.

Our membership would like to know.

Westfield Chess Club