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Tuesdays after 6 pm 

Free and US Chess Rated

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July 16 Summer Classic, Nampa

August 20 Hall of Fame Summer Blitz, Nampa

Sept. 17th Free Nampa Tournament, Nampa

Dec. 10  Western Idaho Open, Mountain Home

Dec. 16-18 Chandra Alexis Chess Club's FIDE Open, Boise

Jan. 14, 2023 MLK Blitz Championship, Nampa

Jan. 28, 2023
West Regional Scholastic Tournament, Boise

Feb. 18-20 Idaho Closed, Boise
*Premium Tournament, Idaho Residents only.

March 25, 2023 State Scholastic Chess Tournament, Boise

March 26, 2023 Tournament of Champions, Boise

April 8 Girl's State and Woman's Tournament, Boise

May 20 Free Nampa Tournament - May Flowers Tournament, Nampa

May 20 Senior Championship, Nampa


July 9-10 North Idaho Championship,
Coeur d'Alene

Sept. 24 - 25 North Idaho Open, Coeur d'Alene

Oct. 8-9 Norman Friedman Memorial,
Coeur d'Alene
*Premium Tournament


Tuesday Nights
7 pm MT


Sept. 24 Eastern Idaho Open, Pocatello

Jan. 21, 2023 East Regional Scholastic Tournament, Pocatello

April 15 Idaho Open, Pocatello
*Premium Tournament


Aug. 6 Honoring Service Members
Mountain Home

Nov. 12 Veteran's and South Idaho Open Tournament
Twin Falls

Feb. 11
South Central Regional Scholastic Tournament, 
Twin Falls

April 22,
State Scholastic Team Championship,
Twin Falls

May 13
Player's Memorial, 
Mountain Home


August 20

Spokane Chess Club

Lou Gehrig Quads,


September 17-18

Big Sky Country Open


October 15-16

Chinook Open, 

Great Falls

November 19-20

Turkey Open, Missoula

Dec. 16-18 

Chandra Alexis Chess Club's FIDE Open, Boise



Upcoming Tournaments

News & Results



CDA Chess Club
contact: Jim Maki
meeting: Mon. & Fri. 5 pm location: Zips (downtown), Couer d' Alene

Silver Valley Chess Club
contact:  Adam Porth
meeting: Mondays 5 - 8 pm location: Blackboard Cafe, Wallace

Local Coaches:  Adam Porth
Jim Maki



Pocatello Chess Club
contact: Joe Avila or Terry Brower
meeting: Fri., 1:00 - 5:00 pm
location: Marshall Public Library, Pocatello

meeting: Mon.,
1:30 - 5:00 pm
location: Portneuf District Library, Chubbuck


Magic Valley Chess Club
contact:  Barry Eacker
meeting: Every 2nd & 4th Tuesday, 5:00 - 8:00 pm
location: Barnes & Noble Booksellers, Twin Falls

Mountain Home Sunday Afternoon Chess,
meeting: Mondays 2 pm location: Lucky Perk Coffee, Mountain Home

Robert Stewart Scholastic  Chess Club
contact:  Peter Clark

meeting: Tuesdays 4 - 5:15 pm
location: Robert Stewart Middle School, Twin Falls

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