SOUTH FLORIDA CHESS TOURNAMENTS
10/31 - USCF PALM BEACH CHESS QUADS - NORTH PALM BEACH (TENTATIVE)
11/28 - USCF PALM BEACH CHESS QUADS - NORTH PALM BEACH (TENTATIVE)
USCF ONLINE RATED TOURNAMENTS
Understandably, due to COVID-19 we have had to postpone and cancel tournaments. We are working to assure safe accommodations for our players before resuming otb play.
New to chess competition? Don't know where to start?
Let us guide you through our tournament offerings, if your question isn’t here please email us at
1. Totally new to chess? Learn chess & basics with us!
Learn the moves, basic principles, how to checkmate, and play through a game.
Club information & registrations are through our enrichment course:
Palm Beach Chess After School Program
Palm Beach Chess proudly uses Lichess.org as an extension to our classroom component. You can use lichess on your computer or phone, accounts are free! Once you have an account, go to the learn tab and get started on the chess basics. All of our tournament players complete 100%, get 3 stars in every category.
Can you play through a game and checkmate? If yes, you are ready for your first tournament!
Palm Beach Chess offers a variety of tournaments around the West Palm Beach, Florida area.
All tournaments are rated, United States Chess Federation membership is required. We partner often with the Florida Chess Association, membership is sometimes required to compete in events like the Florida State Chess Championship.
USCF (United States Chess Federation) membership - this is mandatory for all rated tournaments.
The USCF membership price depends on the age of the player and it's good for 12 months.
Under 12 - $17
Under 15 - $22
Under 25 - $28
Age 25 & over - $40
Click HERE to Purchase or Renew