• Special Event

    Lecture & Book signing event

    GM Sam Shankland

    His very first book!

    Saturday, March 24th at 6PM
    @t the new BAC Office

    Register online - Flyer

    Date: Saturday, March 24th at 6PM

    NEW BayAreaChess Center
    2050 Concourse Drive, #42, San Jose, CA 95131 (map)

    Time: Onsite Registration: 5:30-6pm

    6PM - 7PM
    Pawn's don't move backwards!

    Lecutre by GM Shankland

    7PM - 8PM
    Book signing, Questions & promotion

    GM Sam Shankland
    Small Steps to Giant Improvement

    Check out the summary and bio online

    or read a excerpt here

    Lecture & Signed book combo - $40

    ** Book online cost 30 Euro = $37 without shipping!**

    USCF Rated BLITZ

    Recurring Event for all ages and levels with low $12 entry fee

    Dates (more will be added soon):

    Mar 16 (7:30-9:30p) @ BayAreaChess Center (map) - register online

    Apr 7 via Super States
    @ Santa Clara Convention Center - only for scholastic players - register online

    Apr 20 (7:30-9:30p) @ BayAreaChess Center (map) - register online

    May 18 (7:30-9:30p) @ BayAreaChess Center (map) - register online
    •  Sections & Prizes

      2 Sections:

    • Schedule and Fees

      Registration: 7-7:15pm 
      Time Control: 8 x G/5 d0
      (4 rounds of double round of
      Game in 5 min with 0 second delay)

      Rounds: 7:30-9:30pm
      Entry Fee: 12