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2022 CalChess STATE Champions League

Play at Santa Clara Convention Center (map)
Stay at Santa Clara Delta by Marriott (map) with free parking!
Grade Levels (May 21-22)

2021 CalChess STATE Open & Class Championship

Play at Santa Clara Convention Center (map)
Stay at Santa Clara Delta by Marriott (map) with free parking!
u1000 Main (May 28) u1000 Blitz (May 28) 1000+ Main (May 29-30 or 28-30) 1000+ Blitz (May 30)
Live Entries:
    • u1000 (1-day & Blitz) and 1000+ (3-day)
    • 1000+ (2-day)
    • 1000+ (Blitz)
Processed Entries:

2022 Denker, Barber & Rockefeller Qualifiers

Play at San Jose Chess Center (map)
Denker (June 4-5) Barber (June 4-5) Rockefeller (June 25-26)
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Live Entries:
    • Denker Qualifier
    • Barber Qualifier
    • Rockefeller Qualifier

2022 US NATIONAL Amateur Championship

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West [Main & Blitz] (Jun 4) South [Main & Blitz] (Jun 25)
Live Entries:

2022 US NATIONAL G/30 G/10 G/60 Championship

Play at Santa Clara Convention Center (map) & Stay at Santa Clara Delta by Marriott (map) with free parking!
G/30 (July 16) G/10 (July 16) G/60 (July 17)
Live Entries:
  • u1000 (1-day & Blitz) and 1000+ (3-day)
  • 1000+ (2-day)

2022 US NATIONAL Class Championship

Play & Stay at Silicon Valley Sonesta (Milpitas) (map)
1000+ Main (August 13-14 or 12-14)
1000+ Blitz (August 14)
u1000 Warmup Quads, Swiss, Blitz (August 12)
u1000 Main, Rapid, Fast (August 13)
u1000 Last Chance Quads, Swiss, Blitz (August 14)
Live Entries by Start Date:
    • Aug 12
    • Aug 13
    • Aug 14

2022 CalChess STATE Open & Class Championship

Play & Stay at Silicon Valley Sonesta (Milpitas) (map)
with free parking!
u1000 Main (Sep 3) u1000 Blitz (Sep 3) 1000+ Main (Sep 4-5 or 3-5) 1000+ Blitz (Sep 5)
Live Entries:
    • u1000 (1-day & Blitz) and 1000+ (3-day)
    • 1000+ (2-day)
    • 1000+ (Blitz)

Click here to expand or collapse info about   Scholastics Events (for Children in PK-12)

Signature Tourneys

Date Location Quads Swiss Rapid Blitz Actions
May Sat 7 Santa Clara Convention Center 9a 12:30p 5:30p
Sun 8 Cupertino Juniper 9a & 12p 3:00p
Sat 14 Fremont Marriott 9a 12:30p 5:30p

Jun Sat 11 Santa Clara Convention Center 9a 12:30p 5:30p
Sat 18 Silicon Valley Sonesta (Milpitas) 9a 12:30p 5:30p
Sun 19 Silicon Valley Sonesta (Milpitas) 9a 12:30p 5:30p

Jul Sat 2 Santa Clara Convention Center 9a 12:30p 5:30p
Sun 3 San Jose Center 9a
Sat 9 Silicon Valley Sonesta (Milpitas) 9a 12:30p 5:30p
Sun 24 San Jose Center 9a
Sat 30 Silicon Valley Sonesta (Milpitas) 9a 12:30p 5:30p
Sat 31 Silicon Valley Sonesta (Milpitas) 9a

Rising Star

Date Location Rising Star Actions
May Fri 20 Santa Clara Convention Center 6p

Click here to expand or collapse info about   Open Events (for all ages, including children rated over 1000)

  Date Location Cash Day Format Actions
May Sat 7 Santa Clara Convention Center 10a 5x G45 +5
Sun 8 Cupertino Juniper 10a 3x G75 +5
Sat 14 Fremont Marriott 10a 4x G60 +5
Sun 15 San Jose Center 12p 4x G45 +5

Jun Sat 11 Santa Clara Convention Center 10a 4x G60 +5
Sun 26 San Jose Center 12p 4x G45 +5

Jul Sat 2 Santa Clara Convention Center 10a 4x G60 +5
Sun 3 San Jose Center 12p 4x G45 +5
Sat 9 Silicon Valley Sonesta (Milpitas) 10a 4x G60 +5
Sun 24 San Jose Center 12p 4x G45 +5
Sun 31 Silicon Valley Sonesta (Milpitas) 12p 4x G45 +5

The Real Bay Area Chess Championship (FIDE-rated)

Date Location Championship Format Actions
Jun 18-19 Silicon Valley Sonesta (Milpitas) 9:30a (Sun 10am) 5x G90+30
19 7pm (Sun) G5 d1

Jul 30-31 Silicon Valley Sonesta (Milpitas) 9:30a (Sun 10am) 5x G90+30
31 7pm (Sun) G5 d1

Advance Entries @Cupertino Juniper on Feb 19, 2022

# USCF ID Name Event When Notes
1 None agarwal, maliha 1-day Scholastic Individual Regular Entry 02/19 09:00 AM
2 None Bankuru, Sudhiksha 1-day Scholastic Individual Regular Entry 02/19 09:00 AM
3 None Boldakov, Mikhail 1-day Scholastic Individual Regular Entry 02/19 09:00 AM Please place Mikhail on the same team with Stanislav Guliaev on Amateur tournament.
4 None Chakkirala, Rohit Sai 1-day Scholastic Individual Regular Entry 02/19 09:00 AM
5 None Coster, Claire 1-day Scholastic Individual Regular Entry 02/19 09:00 AM
6 None Daga, Arnav 1-day Scholastic Individual All Access Pass: Regular Entry + Blitz 02/19 09:00 AM
7 None Delecroix, Clarisse 1-day Scholastic Individual Regular Entry 02/19 09:00 AM Clarisse would like to be in the same team as Hamilton Zhang and Sumuk Subramanyam. They are all students of Lauren Goodkind. Thanks!
8 16802885 Dunna, Satvik 1-day Scholastic Individual Regular Entry 02/19 09:00 AM
9 16427052 Elango, Dave 1-day Scholastic Individual Regular Entry 02/19 09:00 AM
10 None Fan, Jimmy 1-day Scholastic Team Regular Entry 02/19 09:00 AM
11 None Gor, Shrey 1-day Scholastic Individual Regular Entry 02/19 09:00 AM
12 None Gupta, Reyansh 1-day Scholastic Individual Regular Entry 02/19 09:00 AM
13 None Kaipa, Aditya 1-day Scholastic Individual Regular Entry 02/19 09:00 AM
14 None Karthik, Keshav 1-day Scholastic Individual Regular Entry 02/19 09:00 AM Please team us up with Sumukh Subramanyam, Hamilton Zhang, Clarisse Delecroix. They are all students of Lauren Goodkind.
15 None Kayal, Romir 1-day Scholastic Individual Regular Entry 02/19 09:00 AM
16 15724048 Khanna, Savir 1-day Scholastic Individual Regular Entry 02/19 09:00 AM
17 None Korde, Varad 1-day Scholastic Individual Regular Entry 02/19 09:00 AM
18 None Krishnan, Sreyshthaa 1-day Scholastic Individual Regular Entry 02/19 09:00 AM
19 16431682 Kuntjara, Sara 1-day Scholastic Individual Regular Entry 02/19 09:00 AM
20 None Leung, Dominic 1-day Scholastic Individual Regular Entry 02/19 09:00 AM
21 None Li, Ethan 1-day Scholastic Team Regular Entry 02/19 09:00 AM
22 14907955 Liu, Howard 1-day Scholastic Individual Regular Entry 02/19 09:00 AM
23 None Mali, Aarush 1-day Scholastic Individual Regular Entry 02/19 09:00 AM
24 None Mehta, Tansen 1-day Scholastic Team Regular Entry 02/19 09:00 AM We have 5 team members. They are: Tansen Mehta (17203773), Dominic Matar (16748251), Felix Leung (17202283), Dominic Leung (17346830), and Jack Buswell (17194240).
25 None Meiyappan, Annapoorni 1-day Scholastic Team Regular Entry 02/19 09:00 AM
26 None Meiyappan, Annapoorni 1-day Scholastic Team Regular Entry 02/19 09:00 AM
27 None Meyyappan, Karthik 1-day Scholastic Individual Regular Entry 02/19 09:00 AM
28 15868863 Mohanty, Aahana 1-day Scholastic Individual Regular Entry 02/19 09:00 AM
29 None Mohanty, Tejaswini 1-day Scholastic Individual Regular Entry 02/19 09:00 AM Tejaswini Mohanty (15868857)
30 None Mouleesha, Neel 1-day Scholastic Individual Regular Entry 02/19 09:00 AM
31 None Nazirudeen, Rahima 1-day Scholastic Individual Regular Entry 02/19 09:00 AM
32 None Neelam, Vivek 1-day Scholastic Individual Regular Entry 02/19 09:00 AM
33 None Padhi, Aayan 1-day Scholastic Individual Regular Entry 02/19 09:00 AM
34 16447578 Panchal, Nivedh 1-day Scholastic Individual All Access Pass: Regular Entry + Blitz 02/19 09:00 AM
35 None Paragiri, Reyansh 1-day Scholastic Individual Regular Entry 02/19 09:00 AM
36 None Phan, Seiji 1-day Scholastic Individual Regular Entry 02/19 09:00 AM Seiji's brother (Kido Phan) is also signing up for the tournament. Please put them on the same team.
37 None Phan, Kido 1-day Scholastic Individual Regular Entry 02/19 09:00 AM Kido's brother (Seiji Phan) is also signing up for this tournament. Can you please put them on the same team?
38 None Pissay, Vibodh 1-day Scholastic Individual Regular Entry 02/19 09:00 AM
39 None Punjani, Rusham 1-day Scholastic Individual All Access Pass: Regular Entry + Blitz 02/19 09:00 AM
40 None PURANI, Saket 1-day Scholastic Individual Regular Entry 02/19 09:00 AM
41 None Rajupalem, Rahul 1-day Scholastic Individual Regular Entry 02/19 09:00 AM
42 16520537 Rayakuntapalle, Vishruth 1-day Scholastic Individual Regular Entry 02/19 09:00 AM Can you please team me up with Viswath Srinivasan ( USCF : 16418200)
43 None Samanu, Adarsh 1-day Scholastic Individual Regular Entry 02/19 09:00 AM
44 14964248 Shah, Ronit 1-day Scholastic Individual Regular Entry 02/19 09:00 AM
45 None Sinha, Myra 1-day Scholastic Individual Regular Entry 02/19 09:00 AM
46 None Srinivasan, Vishwath 1-day Scholastic Individual Regular Entry 02/19 09:00 AM
47 None Subramanyam, Sumukh 1-day Scholastic Individual Regular Entry 02/19 09:00 AM
48 None Sudhakar, Akshita 1-day Scholastic Individual Regular Entry 02/19 09:00 AM bye for 1st game
49 None Suresh, Rishab 1-day Scholastic Individual Regular Entry 02/19 09:00 AM
50 None Swaminathan, Siddhant 1-day Scholastic Individual Regular Entry 02/19 09:00 AM
51 15075406 thirumuruhan, netra 1-day Scholastic Individual Regular Entry 02/19 09:00 AM
52 None Thoppai, Arnav 1-day Scholastic Individual All Access Pass: Regular Entry + Blitz 02/19 09:00 AM
53 16397621 Tsao, Lila 1-day Scholastic Team Regular Entry 02/19 09:00 AM We have a school team of four: Lila Tsao: 16397621, Ameya Choudhary: 30426904, Avi Malhotra: 30424021, Ben Mizrach: 30418703
54 None Venkataramani, Rithvik 1-day Scholastic Individual Regular Entry 02/19 09:00 AM
55 None Vijay, Viyan 1-day Scholastic Individual Regular Entry 02/19 09:00 AM
56 None Vilenchik, Daniel 1-day Scholastic Individual All Access Pass: Regular Entry + Blitz 02/19 09:00 AM
57 None Vilenchik, Mattan 1-day Scholastic Individual Regular Entry 02/19 09:00 AM
58 None Vukkisila, Sumedh 1-day Scholastic Individual Regular Entry 02/19 09:00 AM
59 16772836 Wu, Zhuoyuan (Jake) 1-day Scholastic Individual All Access Pass: Regular Entry + Blitz 02/19 09:00 AM
60 None Wu, Andrew 1-day Scholastic Individual All Access Pass: Regular Entry + Blitz 02/19 09:00 AM
61 None Xie, Elon 1-day Scholastic Individual Regular Entry 02/19 09:00 AM
62 16414260 Zhang, Qinrun (Hamilton) 1-day Scholastic Individual Regular Entry 02/19 09:00 AM Hi Can Hamilton join the same team with Sumkh Subramanyam? Thanks!
63 None Zou, Derek 1-day Scholastic Team Regular Entry 02/19 09:00 AM
64 15445324 Achuthan, Aryan 3-day Amateur Individual Regular Entry 02/19 11:30 AM Team: "Knight's Fork" Team Members: Aryan Achuthan(15445324), Kshitij Tomar(16314696), (Need 2 more players).
65 None Atreya, Charvi 3-day Amateur Individual All Access Pass: Regular Entry + Blitz 02/19 11:30 AM
66 16303021 Atwell, Rose 3-day Amateur Individual Regular Entry 02/19 11:30 AM Rose would like to be on a team with other girls, if possible.
67 None Banwasi, Aditya 3-day Amateur Individual Regular Entry 02/19 11:30 AM
68 16315197 Chai, Cloe 3-day Amateur Individual Regular Entry 02/19 11:30 AM Cloe is on the same team with Nicholas Weng, Aaron Cho, and Andrew Imbens
69 16176854 Champsi, Imran 3-day Amateur Individual Regular Entry 02/19 11:30 AM
70 None Chitta, Rama 3-day Amateur Team Regular Entry 02/19 11:30 AM
71 None Cho, Hwan 3-day Amateur Individual All Access Pass: Regular Entry + Blitz 02/19 11:30 AM
72 16416052 Cho, Aaron 3-day Amateur Individual Regular Entry 02/19 11:30 AM
73 None Dasovich, Kaelyn 3-day Amateur Individual Regular Entry 02/19 11:30 AM
74 None Fairchild, JP 3-day Amateur Individual Regular Entry 02/19 11:30 AM
75 None Fan, Shengjie 3-day Amateur Team Regular Entry 02/19 11:30 AM Team member: Shengjie Fan (16963081), James Bao (17304162), Shenghan Fan(16963886), Jimmy Qinmo Fan (17303750), Team name: Treacherous Devil's (TD's)
76 16429697 Garg, Advik 3-day Amateur Individual Regular Entry 02/19 11:30 AM
77 12544775 gertmenian, dan 3-day Amateur Team Regular Entry 02/19 11:30 AM
78 15038196 ghosh, prarthan 3-day Amateur Individual Regular Entry 02/19 11:30 AM Please assign a team to Prarthan Ghosh
79 None Goins, Demetrius 3-day Amateur Team Regular Entry 02/19 11:30 AM
80 16083648 Hao, Max 3-day Amateur Individual Regular Entry 02/19 11:30 AM
81 None Hayrapetyan, Abraham 3-day Amateur Team All Access Pass: Regular Entry + Blitz 02/19 11:30 AM
82 None Hernandez, Andrew 3-day Amateur Team Regular Entry 02/19 11:30 AM Team Name: En Peasants. Team Members: Timothy Taylor (10153557), Javier Silva (16089208), Andrew Hernandez (15481856) and Amit Lohia (16401257)
83 12056430 ho, michael 3-day Amateur Individual Regular Entry 02/19 11:30 AM team member --Maurya Palusa 14641168, Michael Ho 12056430, KRISHNAN, SAATVIK 15210955, 4th person TBD
84 None Honer, Eric 3-day Amateur Individual Regular Entry 02/19 11:30 AM
85 None Hu, Ruyi 3-day Amateur Individual Regular Entry 02/19 11:30 AM Play in 3rd board of all girl team BBBB. 8 BBBB BBBB (Need 2 more girls) (1807.0) 0.0 Rose Atwell (2048) 0.0 Kaelyn Dasovich (1566) 0.0
86 None Hu, Yinuo 3-day Amateur Individual Regular Entry 02/19 11:30 AM Please kindly help pair with other players, preferably on board 3 or 4. Thank you very much.
87 None Imbens, Andrew 3-day Amateur Individual Regular Entry 02/19 11:30 AM I am part of a team with Nicholas Weng and Aaron Cho
88 None Jin, Austin 3-day Amateur Team Regular Entry 02/19 11:30 AM Nathan Sun # 30149722,Andrew Zihan Li #16524478,Huashi Liao 17196748
89 None Kavandal, Arnav 3-day Amateur Team Regular Entry 02/19 11:30 AM Team Name - Learning Pawn - U-1400 Board#1-Pranav Kavandal 30256114 ; Board#2-Sudeep Suresh 17251915 ; Board#3-Arnav Kavandal 30255867 ; Board#4-Srimann Satpathy 16037110
90 15210955 krishnan, saatvik 3-day Amateur Individual Regular Entry 02/19 11:30 AM
91 16258876 Krishnan, Shreyank 3-day Amateur Individual Regular Entry 02/19 11:30 AM
92 15365623 Lee, Yesun 3-day Amateur Team Regular Entry 02/19 11:30 AM
93 None Li, Danica 3-day Amateur Individual Regular Entry 02/19 11:30 AM
94 16667410 Liu, Patrick 3-day Amateur Team Regular Entry 02/19 11:30 AM
95 None Nanjangud, Siddharth 3-day Amateur Team Regular Entry 02/19 11:30 AM Team: UC Merced; Board 1 Aaron Thompson 14004907, Board 2 Siddharth Nanjangud 14721314, Board 3 Ariel Schwarz 30327011, Board 4 Juan Torres 30329344
96 15494283 Nathan, Nitish 3-day Amateur Team Regular Entry 02/19 11:30 AM Temp. team name: NSSA; Nitish Nathan, Shawnak Shivakumar, Sricharan Pullela, & Adway Sane
97 15809673 Nishtala, Vasisht 3-day Amateur Individual All Access Pass: Regular Entry + Blitz 02/19 11:30 AM
98 14641168 Palusa, Maurya 3-day Amateur Individual Regular Entry 02/19 11:30 AM Team members: Maurya Palusa, Michael Ho, Saatvik Krishnan; Fourth player (TBD)
99 14740822 Pan, Kevin 3-day Amateur Team Regular Entry 02/19 11:30 AM Team Name: Mission 360. Board 1 Eric Li 15688436 Board 2 Kevin Pan 14740822 Board 3/4 TBD
100 None Pathak, Ajinkya Vijay 3-day Amateur Individual All Access Pass: Regular Entry + Blitz 02/19 11:30 AM
101 None Pavuluri, Vivaan 3-day Amateur Individual Regular Entry 02/19 11:30 AM
102 None Peddireddi, Vrishank 3-day Amateur Individual All Access Pass: Regular Entry + Blitz 02/19 11:30 AM
103 None Qi, Jenny 3-day Amateur Individual All Access Pass: Regular Entry + Blitz 02/19 11:30 AM
104 15647285 Rai, Achintya 3-day Amateur Team Regular Entry 02/19 11:30 AM Umesh Gopi: 14976408, Dharshan Vetrivelan: 14968881, Achintya Rai: 15647285, Savir Khanna: 15724048
105 None Rajaram, Rohan 3-day Amateur Individual Regular Entry 02/19 11:30 AM
106 16918785 Ramesh, Anantiga 3-day Amateur Individual Regular Entry 02/19 11:30 AM We prefer to play in board 3.
107 None Roy, Srijan 3-day Amateur Team Regular Entry 02/19 11:30 AM Registration for 16222525: AARYA ARAVINDAN GORJALAR, 16981568: RISHABH VENKATARAMANI, 30255255: JANYA SINHA, 16541816: SRIJAN ROY
108 None Sinha, Ishaan 3-day Amateur Team Regular Entry 02/19 11:30 AM Player #1 - Deepak Sundaram(16637170), Player #2 - Anish Venkat Nagulapally (16976202), Player #3 - Ishaan Sinha (17223886), Player #4 - Sivaneyan Vivekanandhan (15894352)
109 12889183 Soltani, Mohammad 3-day Amateur Individual Regular Entry 02/19 11:30 AM
110 16551237 Tang, Dylan 3-day Amateur Team Regular Entry 02/19 11:30 AM Team Name: Alpha Four; Team Members: Dylan Tang 16551237, Suyuan Gui 16962930, Joshua Xia 30026083, Titus Mei 16959455
111 16314696 Tomar, Kshitij 3-day Amateur Individual Regular Entry 02/19 11:30 AM Team: "Knight's Fork" Team Members: Aryan Achuthan(15445324), Kshitij Tomar(16314696), (Need 2 more players).
112 15585643 Volkov, Robert 3-day Amateur Individual Regular Entry 02/19 11:30 AM
113 16291100 Wang, Jeffery 3-day Amateur Team Regular Entry 02/19 11:30 AM Team Name: Bright Chess Tiger. Team Members: Board #1 Jeffery Wang (16291100), #2 Andrew Yun Wong (16078318), #3 Wentao Wu (16629782) and #4 Andrew Gong (16947137)
114 None Wang, Tianmu 3-day Amateur Individual Regular Entry 02/19 11:30 AM team up with Jenny Qi and Danica Li
115 None Weng, Nicholas 3-day Amateur Individual Regular Entry 02/19 11:30 AM
116 16636182 Wu, Jayden 3-day Amateur Team Regular Entry 02/19 11:30 AM Team Name: King's Gambit; Team Members: Jack Zhu 13880846, Nathan Yan 16430495, Jayden Wu 16636182, Thomas Zhu 15488164
117 15804394 Yang, Vian 3-day Amateur Individual Regular Entry 02/19 11:30 AM
118 None Yao, Hanchi 3-day Amateur Team Regular Entry 02/19 11:30 AM
119 None Yedidia, Daniel 3-day Amateur Team Regular Entry 02/19 11:30 AM
120 None Ying, Katherine 3-day Amateur Team Regular Entry 02/19 11:30 AM team members: Katherine Zhuge 16715925; Elizabeth Ying 30065057; Katherine Ying 30065065; Katherine Sunny Lu 16425316
121 None zeng, changlin 3-day Amateur Individual Regular Entry 02/19 11:30 AM
122 None Zheng, Emily Jiarui 3-day Amateur Individual All Access Pass: Regular Entry + Blitz 02/19 11:30 AM
123 None Sundar, Neal Scholastic Blitz 02/19 05:30 PM
124 None Swaminathan, Siddhant Scholastic Blitz 02/19 05:30 PM