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Hamden Chess Club

Hamden Chess Team


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Hamden Chess Team:
  • Opportunity for young chess players who are interested in playing in tournaments, improving at chess, and making new friends through chess
  • Open to ages 8-17, all rating levels (under 8 is ok , if experienced tournament player with established USCF rating)
  • Organized by National Master Jordan Groff (Coach Jordan)
  • Benefits include nine training sessions (Pizza/"Prep Rallies") held the Sunday before each tournament 4:00-7:00PM. These include a lesson with Coach Jordan followed by training games with teammates, and pizza! Team members are encouraged to attend training sessions even if it doesn't suit them to go to the following week's tournament.
  • Team Camaraderie: Team members can hang out at tournaments and review games. Larger tournaments can be intimidating for newer players, but being with a group of friends helps alot!
  • Team Shirt
  • Team members are encouraged to attend as many of the tournaments and Prep Rallies as they can. Schedule of Tournaments and Pizza/Prep Rallies for the year is listed on 2024-2025 Hamden Chess Team Flyer and Schedule (PDF).
  • Discount for current PMCA students and HCC Scholastic Club members

Sign up for the 2024-2025 Hamden Chess Team:

Hamden Chess Team 2024-2025:
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Email: | Phone: 203.680.8456 | Hamden, CT