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Lecture By GM Molner

Posted on September 22, 2018 at 8:10 AM Comments comments (0)

The West Orange Chess Club is pleased to announce that on October 2nd, 2018, Chess Grandmaster Mackenzie Molner will be giving a lecture. Below is a link to his Wikipedia page:


https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Mackenzie_Molner



There will be a charge to partake in this event (most likely between $10 and $20) and is expected to start at about 8 pm. 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.



Consultation Game Result

Posted on September 22, 2018 at 7:45 AM Comments comments (0)

On September 18th the West Orange Chess Club concluded its annual consultation game event which ended in a draw. The score of that game is currently with Club President and TD John Hagerty but it will be posted on this website after it is sent to me.


Secretary Minkov

Mohan Nayak Memorial Tournament

Posted on September 4, 2018 at 8:20 AM Comments comments (0)

Please note that the likely starting date for the 2nd annual Mohan Nayak Memorial Tournament will be October 9th although there is some possibility that this date will be changed. More details regarding this tournament will be posted on this website as they become available.

For more information on this and/or other West Orange Chess Club matters please contact Club President and TD John Hagerty either by email at [email protected] [buickchess @ gmail.com] or by phone at 973-736-3433 (please call between 10:00 AM and 10:00 PM and leave a message) or directly at the club.


Secretary Minkov


Playing Rated Games On Open Nights

Posted on May 28, 2018 at 11:40 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. Such a game could be used for the purpose of a privately arranged match between 2 or more club attendees. 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 on February 26, 2016 at 7:15 AM Comments comments (0)

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 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-club


Our member page in particular is certainly worth checking out as it features many instructive chess games with informative annotations.


Also, below is a link to a chess.com webpage dedicated to showcasing wins by longtime club member Mohan Nayak who passed away earlier this year:


https://www.chess.com/forum/view/game-showcase/mohan-nayak-nice-wins



If you or someone you know of is interested in posting any chess related content such as one of their games or a puzzle on any of the club's chess.com features (subject to the approval of at least one of our administrators) then please email Bryan Cohen at [email protected] [<Bryan6872 @ aol.com>]. Any questions or comments should also be directed toward Bryan Cohen or Club President John Hagerty who can be reached via email at [email protected] [<buickchess @ gmail.com>] or by phone at 973-736-3433.

 

 

Makeup Games

Posted 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>]

Garden State Chess League Schedule

Posted 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:


http://www.kenilworthchessclub.org/gardenstatechessleague/Results.htm


For more information on this league, please click on the link below:

 

http/gardenstatechessleague.blogspot.com/

 

 

 

 


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