We want to see chess continue to grow in the Grand Rapids and greater West Michigan area. To see that continue to happen we need more organizers and enthusiasts getting involved. There are a number of ways to become involved.
First, Join the GRCC!
First step is to join the Grand Rapids Chess Center! For an affordably yearly fee you can enjoy our incredible community and grow your game. Check out more information on our membership page!
Join our GRCC Kidz Program!
We host a weekly chess program for our GRCC students! From 6:30-8:00 we host a program where our young members get some light coaching and training, friendly competition in our league, as well as opportunities for fun tournaments and more! Learn more here!
Join our GRCC Online Chess.com Community!
More information coming!
Compete in USCF-Rated Tournaments!
We offer a full calendar of weekend events intended to grow opportunities for players in the area. Check out our tournament calendar for more info. GRCC members play at a discount!
President – Michael Brooks
GRCC Kidz Program Director – Don Brooks