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This blog covers events at the Chess Mates Chess Club,
which is now located at 75 East Cherry Street, Suite 10A in Rahway, N.J.

For more information, please visit
our web site, email us, or call us at 732-499-0118

Thursday, April 6, 2017

Upcoming Tournaments (Revised)

Here is a list of our upcoming tournaments:

Apr. 4-25   Chess Mates Tuesday G/90   Web Listing
Apr. 22   Chess Mates G/75 Quads   Web Listing
Apr. 29   Chess Mates G/60 Swiss   canceled

May 2-23   Chess Mates Tuesday G/90  canceled
May 6   Chess Mates G/75 Quads   Web Listing
May 13   Chess Mates G/45 Quads   Web Listing
Jun. 3   Chess Mates G/45 Quads   Web Listing
Jun. 6-27   Chess Mates Tuesday G/90  canceled

June 17   Chess Mates G/75 Quads
3-RR. G/70 d5. Chess Mates, 75 E. Cherry St., Rahway, NJ 07065. EF: $30, $25 Members. Prizes: $75 to first in each section. Reg.: 11:00-11:25 a.m. Rds.: 11:30 a.m., 2:15, 5:00 p.m. Info: chessmates@chessmatesnj.com, Bring a chess clock.

July 5-25   Chess Mates July G/90  canceled

July 8   Chess Mates G/60 Swiss
3-SS. G/55 d5. Chess Mates, 75 E. Cherry St., Rahway, NJ 07065. EF: $30, $25 Members. Prizes, b/8: 1st $75, 2nd $50, Under prize (TBD) $40. Reg.: 12:25-12:55 p.m. Rds.: 1:00, 3:15, 5:30 p.m. Byes: 1 allowed. Must commit before round 2. Info: chessmates@chessmatesnj.com, Bring a chess clock.

July 15   Chess Mates G/75 Quads
3-RR. G/70 d5. Chess Mates, 75 E. Cherry St., Rahway, NJ 07065. EF: $30, $25 Members. Prizes: $75 to first in each section. Reg.: 11:00-11:25 a.m. Rds.: 11:30 a.m., 2:15, 5:00 p.m. Info: chessmates@chessmatesnj.com, Bring a chess clock.


Revised 4/16/2017 @ 3:23 a.m.

New Low Price For Memberships

New low price for Chess Mates memberships, effective immediately: $50 for 12 months.

USCF Affiliation Change

We have changed our USCF affiliation to Chess Mates Academy.

Here is our listing:


RAHWAY NJ. CHESS MATES ACADEMY (USCF ID A6049491). Affiliate Type: Club, RAHWAY. Contact: Arthur Macaspac. Contact Phone: 760-583-8429. Club Phone: 732-499-0118. Address: SUITE 11, 75 EAST CHERRY ST, RAHWAY, NJ, 07065. email: chessmates@chessmatesnj.com. Web Site: www.chessmatesnj.com, USCF Rated Events, Sets Available, Book Library, Chess Camps, Private Lessons Offered, Under Age 18 Welcome, Group lessons available September-June, Club Membership: $50 for 12 months. Analog clocks available for use. For a history of our tournaments from 6/2010 thru 3/2017 visit http://www.uschess.org/msa/AffDtlMain.php?A6033755. (Crosstables from past rated tourneys for this affiliate)