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No Thursday Chess Club Meetings or library chess clubs until further notice. Join our online tournaments

Join Us Online

We will be playing chess online on Tuesdays, Thursdays at 7:00pm and Fridays at 8:00pm. If you don't have a chess.com account, get one. It may be helpful if you are familiar with playing chess on chess.com before joining us.

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Open to All
Tuesday and Thursday Rapid

Games are G/10;+5; Swiss Pairings following Chess.com pairing rules.

First, join Arlington Chess Club in Texas on Chess.com at chess.com/club/arlington-chess-club-in-texas

Join on the Website
  1. On the Chess.com menu go to: Play -> Live Chess
  2. Click the "Tournaments" Tab in the upper right part of the page.
  3. Click "ACC Rapid Tuesday (or Thursday)"
  4. About 30 minutes before the tournament, a "Join" button will appear. Click "Join" to join the tournament.
Join on the Phone App
  1. About 30 minutes before the tournament, click the menu (hamburger) icon
  2. Click "Tournaments"
  3. Click ACC Rapid Tuesday (or Thursday)"
  4. Click "Join"
Results from previous Tuesday/Thursday events
Screenshot of online game between BuzzardBait and TaeKwonLogan
Screenshot of an online game between BuzzardBait and TaeKwonLogan

Open to US Chess Members
Friday Blitz

First, request to join Arlington Chess Club in Texas on Chess.com at chess.com/club/acc-rated-events. Please include your USCF ID number in the request.

  • Time Control: G/5;d0, will only affect online blitz rating at US Chess.
  • Pairings: Chess.com pairing rules will be followed using chess.com ratings.
  • Rounds: Tournaments will be set for five or six rounds. Chess.com will shorten the tournament to as few rounds as needed to determine a winner.
  • Ratings: US Chess Federation online blitz ratings will be affected. Chess.com ratings will have no impact on US Chess Federation ratings.
  • Entry: No entry fee is currently required, but we may need to collect money in the future as US Chess will be charging fees to rate these tournaments.
  • Current Membership Required: Any players with expired US Chess memberships will be removed from the club and can rejoine when their membership is current.
Join on the Website
  1. On the Chess.com menu go to: Play -> Live Chess
  2. Click the "Tournaments" Tab in the upper right part of the page.
  3. Click "ACC Rated Blitz"
  4. About 30 minutes before the tournament, a "Join" button will appear. Click "Join" to join the tournament.
Join on the Phone App
  1. About 30 minutes before the tournament, click the menu (hamburger) icon
  2. Click "Tournaments"
  3. Click ACC Rated Blitz"
  4. Click "Join"
Results from previous online rated events