Tuesday, January 12, 2021

SWCC Action Chess --> January 14 - (4 Rounds, G/15+5 on chess.com)

This Thursday (January 14) at 7:01 pm sharp we will hold an online event at chess.com.  If you haven't already joined the SWCC club online, go here:  https://www.chess.com/club/southwest-chess-club    to join the club.

The event is not US Chess-rated, but is chess.com-rated.  There is no entry fee; US Chess membership is not required.

Time control is Game in 15 minutes, with 5-second increment after each move.  The 4 rounds should go from 7:00 pm until about 9:15 pm (Central time).

Please arrive 5-10 minutes before 7 pm in order to "join" the tournament.  The tournament starts promptly at 7:01 pm, so you need to click "join" before that.  To join, simply click on this link:   https://www.chess.com/live#t=1974224     and once there, click "join".


During the event, should any questions/comments arise, you can post them to the SWCC Club's main page, under the "Notes" tab, at:   https://www.chess.com/club/southwest-chess-club

Wednesday, January 06, 2021

SWCC Action Chess --> January 7th - (4 Rounds, G/15+5 on chess.com)

 This Thursday (January 7) at 7:01 pm sharp we will hold an online event at chess.com.  If you haven't already joined the SWCC club online, go here:  https://www.chess.com/club/southwest-chess-club    to join the club.

The event is not US Chess-rated, but is chess.com-rated.  There is no entry fee; US Chess membership is not required.

Time control is Game in 15 minutes, with 5-second increment after each move.  The 4 rounds should go from 7:00 pm until about 9:15 pm (Central time).

Please arrive 5-10 minutes before 7 pm in order to "join" the tournament.  The tournament starts promptly at 7:01 pm, so you need to click "join" before that.  To join, simply click on this link:   https://www.chess.com/live#t=1959193     and once there, click "join".


During the event, should any questions/comments arise, you can post them to the SWCC Club's main page, under the "Notes" tab, at:   https://www.chess.com/club/southwest-chess-club

Monday, December 21, 2020

Vote Chess match versus the Waukesha Chess Club - Wednesday, December 23

This Wednesday evening we will play another Vote Chess match against the Waukesha Chess Club.  The Time Control is G/75 with 10-second increment (G75+10).  SWCC is White; the game will be played on chess.com.
 

We will meet via Zoom.  The game starts at 7:00 pm; we will gather on Zoom starting at 6:45 pm.

Everyone is invited to contribute to the discussion before we decide on each move.



Topic: SWCC - vote chess versus WCC

Time: Dec 23, 2020 06:45 PM Central Time

Join Zoom Meeting:
https://us02web.zoom.us/j/85254268500?pwd=MHJOU0tzNVp0dEgvQ1dRaGpRN2NwUT09

Meeting ID:   852 5426 8500
Passcode:   SWCC

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( Note:  we will not have any online events on December 24 or December 31.  We will resume in January )

Tuesday, December 15, 2020

SWCC Action Chess --> December 17th - (G/15+5 on chess.com) --- Match vs Waukesha next Wednesday (Dec. 23rd)

 This Thursday (Dec. 17) at 7:01 pm sharp we will hold an online event at chess.com

Time control is Game in 15 minutes, with 5-second increment after each move.  The 3 rounds should go from 7:00 pm until about 9:00 pm (Central time).

Please arrive 5-10 minutes before 7 pm in order to "join" the tournament.  The tournament starts promptly at 7:01 pm, so you need to click "join" by 6:59 pm.  To join, simply click on this link:  https://www.chess.com/live#t=1924019     and once there, click "join".  The tournament automatically pairs itself; your games will pop up automatically.  Each round starts when all games from the prior game are done

 

If you haven't already joined the SWCC club online, go here:  https://www.chess.com/club/southwest-chess-club    to join the club.

The event is not US Chess-rated, but is chess.com-rated.  There is no entry fee; US Chess membership is not required.

During the event, should any questions/comments arise, you can post them to the SWCC Club's main page, under the "Notes" tab, at:   https://www.chess.com/club/southwest-chess-club

 

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We will have another "Vote Chess" Match versus the Waukesha Chess Club next Wednesday, December 23rd !  It will be a single game (on chess.com), Game/75 minutes with 10-second increment.  We meet via Zoom to collaborate and decide on our moves.  More info next week (via email and blog post).

Monday, December 07, 2020

SWCC Action Chess --> December 10th - (G/15+5 on chess.com)

This Thursday (Dec. 10) at 7:01 pm sharp we will hold an online event at chess.com.  If you haven't already joined the SWCC club online, go here:  https://www.chess.com/club/southwest-chess-club    to join the club.

The event is not US Chess-rated, but is chess.com-rated.  There is no entry fee; US Chess membership is not required.

Time control is Game in 15 minutes, with 5-second increment after each move.  The 3 rounds should go from 7:00 pm until about 9:00 pm (Central time).

Please arrive 5-10 minutes before 7 pm in order to "join" the tournament.  The tournament starts promptly at 7:01 pm, so you need to click "join" by 6:59 pm.  To join, simply click on this link:  https://www.chess.com/live#t=1838107     and once there, click "join".

 

During the event, should any questions/comments arise, you can post them to the SWCC Club's main page, under the "Notes" tab, at:   https://www.chess.com/club/southwest-chess-club