Welcome To The Akron Chess Club!

Ohio's largest chess player venue invites you to visit and enjoy.

Thank you for visiting the ACC website.

We hope you will find The Akron Chess Club to be a congenial place for you to come and play the Royal Game. Here you will find many chess players of all abilities and interests, from novice to intermediate to Master.



Whether you prefer just a casual game or two on a Saturday afternoon or are here for serious tournament play, we can accommodate you.


The Akron Chess Club meets once monthly on a

Saturday. See calendar at right for times and location.

 

Upcoming Events List...


Date: 2017-12-20

Event: Wednesday Chess

Description: Midweek chess fix at Arby's on Graham Rd.Every Wednesday from 7pm to 10pm. Infomation call David Bills 330-802-1260

Location: Arby's on Graham Rd 972 Graham Rd Cuyahoga Falls, OH 44221


Date: 2017-12-23

Event: USCF Rated Tournament

Description: 4SS G/30;d5 in two sections. Open and U-1800. Round one starts promptly at 10:30. 90% payout in each section. Enter door 4.

Location: Riedinger Middle School 77 W Thornton St Akron, OH 44311


Date: 2017-12-27

Event: Wednesday Chess

Description: Midweek chess fix at Arby's on Graham Rd.Every Wednesday from 7pm to 10pm. Infomation call David Bills 330-802-1260

Location: Arby's on Graham Rd 972 Graham Rd Cuyahoga Falls, OH 44221


Date: 2018-01-03

Event: Wednesday Chess

Description: Midweek chess fix at Arby's on Graham Rd.Every Wednesday from 7pm to 10pm. Infomation call David Bills 330-802-1260

Location: Arby's on Graham Rd 972 Graham Rd Cuyahoga Falls, OH 44221


Date: 2018-01-06

Event: USCF Rated Tournament

Description: You must be an USCF member to play in this event Thatís right - coming up is the 29th Annual Akron Club Championship. If you were able to compete in only one Akron Chess Club Tournament all year, THIS WOULD BE THE ONE!† WHEN & WHERE: †January 6th and January 7th at Riedinger Middle School, 77 W Thornton St, Akron, OH 44311 TIME CONTROL & FORMAT: †5SS in two sections with various time controls. Open & U-1600. January 6th Rd1 G/45@ 10:30 Rd2 G/45@ 12:30 Rd3 G/60@ 2:30. January 7th Rd 4 G/75@ 10:30 Rd 5 G/75@ 1:30. No playoffs.†Players may play up in the open if they choose to. †BYES: 1 available any round must be committed to before the start of round 3. †ENTRY FEE: †$20 †REGISTRATION: Registration on day of tournament accepted until 10:20am. †No entries accepted after cut-off time....no exceptions. Late entries may start the second round. PRIZES: 1st Open & Reserve $150. 2nd Open & Reserve $60. Unratedís may win no more than 2nd place in the Reserve section. Plus a $20 class prize every 200 rating points above and below the 1600 Section. The Club Championís name will be engraved on the ACC Permanent Trophy, which he/she will be permitted to display in their home during 2018. †USCF Membership is required in both sections, available onsite. Yearly adult-$37, under age 24-$23, under age 15-$19, under age 12-$14, Two month adult membership-$20 Memberships with Chess Life magazine available at nominal price increase.

Location: Riedinger Middle School 77 W Thornton St Akron, OH 44311


Date: 2018-01-07

Event: USCF Rated Tournament

Description: You must be an USCF member to play in this event Thatís right - coming up is the 29th Annual Akron Club Championship. If you were able to compete in only one Akron Chess Club Tournament all year, THIS WOULD BE THE ONE! WHEN & WHERE: January 6th and January 7th at Riedinger Middle School, 77 W Thornton St, Akron, OH 44311 TIME CONTROL & FORMAT: 5SS in two sections with various time controls. Open & U-1600. January 6th Rd1 G/45@ 10:30 Rd2 G/45@ 12:30 Rd3 G/60@ 2:30. January 7th Rd 4 G/75@ 10:30 Rd 5 G/75@ 1:30. No playoffs. Players may play up in the open if they choose to. BYES: 1 available any round must be committed to before the start of round 3. ENTRY FEE: $20 REGISTRATION: Registration on day of tournament accepted until 10:20am. No entries accepted after cut-off time....no exceptions. Late entries may start the second round. PRIZES: 1st Open & Reserve $150. 2nd Open & Reserve $60. Unratedís may win no more than 2nd place in the Reserve section. Plus a $20 class prize every 200 rating points above and below the 1600 Section. The Club Championís name will be engraved on the ACC Permanent Trophy, which he/she will be permitted to display in their home during 2018. USCF Membership is required in both sections, available onsite. Yearly adult-$37, under age 24-$23, under age 15-$19, under age 12-$14, Two month adult membership-$20 Memberships with Chess Life magazine available at nominal price increase.

Location: Riedinger Middle School 77 W Thornton St Akron, OH 44311


Date: 2018-01-10

Event: Wednesday Chess

Description: Midweek chess fix at Arby's on Graham Rd.Every Wednesday from 7pm to 10pm. Infomation call David Bills 330-802-1260

Location: Arby's on Graham Rd 972 Graham Rd Cuyahoga Falls, OH 44221

Tournament Results

The Akron Chess Club offers challenging tournaments on a monthly basis. Do you want to see what the latest results were of the last tournament?

Latest Tournament Games and Results

 

 

 

 

ACC Event and Meeting Calendar

The ACC offers weekly club meetings in various locations. We also have monthly club tournaments that are challenging and fun.

Calendar of Events

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OTB Member Ratings

ACC Members can check their OTB Ratings online. Ratings are updated as quickly after tournaments as is possible.

ACC Ratings