• Tournaments

    Thursday Night Blitz

    Stephen Barbre and Juan Jauregui shared first in ” Spring Cleaning” Blitz Tournament with eight points each, the event was a five(double) swiss rounder with game in five minutes. Look at our calendars for updates! […]

  • Events

    Chess & Whiskey

    We are extemely excited to announce a partnership with the Las Vegas Distillery, to create a monthly “Chess & Whiskey” event! Although details are still forthcoming, the Chess Center is proud to partner with chess fan and distillery owner, George Racz, for […]

  • Tournaments

    Blazing Guns Round 3

    Las Vegas Chess Center hosted another exciting round of the Blazing Guns tournament last friday. Chris Karris leads the tournament with 2.5 points after drawing with NM Mike Zaloznyy, and in the […]

  • Games

    Chess 101. A Free Community Event!

    Do you suffer from Chess-phobia? Tired of not knowing how to fork or pin a piece? Don’t fret, you’re in luck! The Las Vegas Chess Center is now offering Chess 101 – An Introduction to Chess, absolutely free! Bring your friends and family, we’ll provide the chess equipment.
    This 2-hour course takes place on the second Saturday of every month, and is open to 10 RSVP’d guests. […]

Tournaments

Tournaments

Thursday Night Blitz

April 28, 2017

Stephen Barbre and Juan Jauregui shared first in ” Spring Cleaning” Blitz Tournament with eight points each, the event was a five(double) swiss rounder with game in five minutes. Look at our calendars for updates! […]

Tournaments

Blazing Guns Round 3

April 24, 2017

Las Vegas Chess Center hosted another exciting round of the Blazing Guns tournament last friday. Chris Karris leads the tournament with 2.5 points after drawing with NM Mike Zaloznyy, and in the […]

Tournaments

Las Vegas Blazing Guns Round 1

April 10, 2017

Crosstables of our current tournament LV Blazing Guns. Our website is up and running again, more work still to be done there. Look at the UFO by the Stratosphere. […]

Scholastic Chess

  • The first Nevada State Girls’ Scholastic championship took place today at our center. After five rounds Samira Prieto finished in first place with four points, tied in second to 5th places Nare Khachatryan (a great performance by Nare, she defeated the highest player in the tournament and current High School champion Naomi), Shemmei Wu, Naomi Santiago, and Jan Stephanie De Leon, all with 3.5. […]

  • The 21st Nevada State Scholastic was held at the Las Vegas Day School last Saturday March 25th. We would like to congratulate our players for their great showing there and the parents for their amazing support. In the K3 section Jai Shroff was unstoppable, winning all his games 6 out of 6 and becoming the K3 Nevada State Champion, Jai despite his age, is a great ambassador of the game, a serious and enthusiastic […]

  • Jai Shroff cruised to victory with 4 wins and 0 losses. WGM and Women`s US champion Nazi was at the club and graciously joined the kids for a picture. Thank you to all the participants! […]