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The Mohan Nayak Memorial Tournament

Posted by aminkov2000 on September 11, 2017 at 7:05 AM Comments comments (0)

The West Orange Chess Club is scheduling to hold the Mohan Nayak Memorial Tournament starting on October 10th in honor of the late longtime club member Mohan Nayak.  


5 round Swiss System


Game 75 + 30 second increment added after every move


If a clock with increment or delay isn't available (only an analog clock is available for example) the time control is Game 105 (time control of Game 75 + not used per move increment of 30). And i...

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Playing Rated Games On Open Nights

Posted by aminkov2000 on June 24, 2016 at 11:50 AM Comments comments (0)

Please be aware that during our open nights when no formal event is held it is possible to arrange to play a rated game that will be attached as an extra game to a tournament report. For more information on this possibility please email club president and TD John Hagerty at [email protected] [<buickchess @ gmail.com>] or alternatively call him at 973-736-3433.

Scholastic Chess Group

Posted by aminkov2000 on February 26, 2016 at 7:15 AM Comments comments (1)

The West Orange Chess Club currently runs a chess group for school aged children. It meets on Tuesday nights and starts at 6:00 pm. For more information on this please email club president and TD John Hagerty at [email protected] [buickchess @ gmail.com] or call him at 973-736-3433. 

Our Chess.com Web Pages

Posted by aminkov2000 on October 26, 2015 at 7:30 PM Comments comments (0)

Please be sure to check out the webpages/features that have been posted on behalf of the West Orange Chess Club on chess.com courtesy of our club president John Hagerty and our notable club member Bryan Cohen.


Below are the links of our chess.com webpages:


http://www.chess.com/members/view/WestOrangeChessClub

  

http://www.chess.com/blog/WestOrangeChessClub


http://www.chess.com/groups/view/west-orange-chess-...

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Makeup Games

Posted by aminkov2000 on March 14, 2015 at 10:30 AM Comments comments (0)

As an alternative to getting a half-point bye, the West Orange Chess Club does allow any of the participants in its slow rated tournaments to potentially arrange to play a makeup game off-site. However, to do so you must first contact chess Club President and Chief TD John Hagerty. His contact information is as follows:


Phone Number: 973-736-3433.


Email: [email protected] [buickchess @ gmail.com]

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Garden State Chess League Schedule

Posted by aminkov2000 on September 23, 2013 at 9:25 PM Comments comments (0)

The Garden State Chess League is a seasonal event that takes place from the fall to the spring.

Please click on the link below for the latest scheduling information:

 

http/www.kenilworthchessclub.org/gardenstatechessleague/Schedule.htm


Comprehensive match results (including those for the West Orange club) can be found in the following link:

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