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Exciting weekend happening at the Santa Clara Convention Center where plaeyrs from the same school competed against each other as teams.
Read our report at US Chess News and browse through the photos on Facebook here and here.





If you weren't there, you don't know what you have missed! Showcase of the amazing GrandMasters: Total of 11 Grandmasters came to compete for the National Title. We had so much fun watching the exciting games!
Read our report at US Chess News and browse through the photos on Facebook here.






Record breaking attendance both at the regular and at the scholastic side event over the Labor day weekend at the Santa Clara Convention Center.
Read our report at US Chess News.






NM Christopher Yoo just finished the Calgari International with an impressive 3/6 (withdrawing after Rd6) winning against GM Razvan Preotu and drawing GM Julio Becerra. Congratulations to this BAC Elite Team member!






NM Gabriel Bick, NM Ivan Ke and NM Christopher Yoo are heading home after some exiting tournaments.
NM Gabriel Bick was the NorCal repreesntative of the Denker invitational and finished an amazing 7th place from the 48 players around the US. Meanwhile NM Ivan Ke was the NorCal representative of the Barber invitational finishing 10th place from 48 player.






People's tournament will always hold a special place in the chess community's hear due to it's tradition. Read IM Vignesh Panchanatham and Dr. Judit Sztaray's report on the 42nd Peope's tournament. Go through two exciting games analyzed by IM Vignesh and read the details of the tournament. Read the full article here






Facebook is buzzing!!! with over 1000 shares and 100k views, you don't want to miss seeing GM Mamedyarov's 25second game against BAC Elite Team member NM Christopher Yoo with 3 mins on his clock! Watch the video here and take a look at many other videos and photos from the San Jose Hacker's Master Camp as well as the amazing and exciting tandem clocked simul event.






Read the newest report on the latest edition of the recurring BAC Championship cowritten by IM Vignesh Panchanatham and Dr. Judit Sztaray. Go through two exciting games analyzed by IM Vignesh and read the details of the tournament. Read the full article here






BayAreaChess is very excited to announce to have an ALL SAN JOSE HACKERS Coached SUPER MASTER CAMP during the week of July 17-21. All 5 Grand Masters will be coaching at some point of the week, and one morning, ALL HACKERS will be present at the camps. More info can be found on our enrichment website. And please read the USCF email blast for details also. ...






Executive Director Dr. Judit Sztaray was awared the 2017 Organizer of the Year By US Chess at their Executive Board meeting June 4th. Read the official announcement ...






Kayva Meiyappan won the 2017 CalChess Girls K-Gr12 State Championship held on June 3-4 weekend. She emerges on the top with 4.5 points ahead of Joy Xu with 3.5 points . Check out the results on our website ...






With a nerv-wracking ending, the 2017 Best of the West Championship finished with a 7-way tie in the Open section among GM Izoria, GM Khachiyan, NM Zhu, NM Bick, NM Ke, NM Aigner and NM Nagarajan. Check out the complete result on our website ...






172 excited students participated over Memorial Day Monday at the Santa Clara Hilton. This year marked a record high attendance. Check out the results & Thank You for attending out event!...






 

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