Category: Chess Tournaments

    March 27 Arena Blitz Awards
    Chess Tournaments
    5m Arena Blitz Results

    10 Players competed in the SGV Chess Club’s Arena Blitz tournament Friday night on Chess.com. In Arena-format tournaments, players earn points by winning or drawing, and score bonus points for winning streaks.

    Full Results March 27 2020

    Players can join or leave anytime. When the time is up, all games end. It’s a convenient format because there is no waiting time between games, and players can drop in or out at any time.

    Soon we’ll be starting the Daily Tournament for the month of April. Match will begin once 12 players register at:

    https://www.chess.com/tournament/sgv-chess-april-tournament-daily

    We will also continue Live Chess on Chess.com Fridays at 7pm at our Chess.com Club Page:

    https://www.chess.com/club/san-gabriel-valley-chess-club 

    Pasadena & Sierra Madre Chess
    Chess Tournaments
    Sierra Madre Open Has Started

    Feb 21 BlitzPasadena chess

    Friday, 02-28-2020, was the first round of our Sierra Madre Open. We are playing in two sections, rating cutoff is at 1700.

    If you haven’t joined the tournament yet, there is still time to do so, just send an email to
    Also email us for bye requests.

    Round 2 will be on Friday, 03-06-2020. Clocks start at 7.00 pm.