G.R.C.C. Calendar and Events

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November 23rd – GRCC CLOSED!

As we move into the holiday months we will be off for the 4th Tuesdays of each month.

November 30th – Chess 960 Rapid Tournament (Rounds 4-6)

GRCC Kidz and Casual Play Open

Main Event: In this new event we will run a two-week, six round Chess 960 (or Fischer Random) variant tournament. We will play G/10 with a 5-second delay. Positions will be pre-selected by number right before the event. Then, those positions will appear right before the pairing. Rules for castling will be published and explained. Here is a quick guide: https://support.chess.com/article/347-chess960-fischer-random-chess

December 7th – Holiday Action & Group Class

GRCC Kidz: A Group class for our GRCC Kidz which costs $10 per student will be hosted from 7:00PM-8:00PM with interactive instruction, practical solving, and play. The topic will be Good Decision-Making in Chess.

Main Event: We will host the first two of four rounds of rapid play in our Holiday Action series. We will play G/25 with a 3-second delay with the first two rounds starting on December 7th.

NEW POLICY FOR ALL USCF-RATED EVENTS: You must sign up for each round ahead of time. This can be done on-site at the tournament. You must designate which rounds you will be present for or not. To play in this event please email us at grandrapidschesscenter@gmail.com or sign up on-site before the event. You will be required to note every round you can play.

December 14th – Holiday Action & Regular Meet

GRCC Kidz: League games and Grand Prix!

Main Event: We will host the final rounds of rapid play in our Holiday Action tournament. We will play G/25 with a 3-second delay with the first two rounds starting on December 7th.

NEW POLICY FOR ALL USCF-RATED EVENTS: You must sign up for each round ahead of time. This can be done on-site at the tournament. You must designate which rounds you will be present for or not. To play in this event please email us at grandrapidschesscenter@gmail.com or sign up on-site before the event. You will be required to note every round you can play.

December 21st – 2021 Year Wrap Up!

GRCC Kidz: Special Prizes and Fun!

Main Event: We will host our first Christmas Blitz event! It will be a USCF-rated open blitz tournament. It will be G/5 with no delay and will be 8 rounds. This will be the final meeting of 2021.

December 28th – GRCC CLOSED

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