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Registration Open for December Monday Knights Tournament

Register now for December's Monday Knights tournament -- this month, featuring five rounds!

The Monday Knights tournaments are a great feature for those players who have the competitive itch, but not enough time to commit to weekend events.

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Signing Day for the 2014 Sinquefield Cup

Please join us in welcoming the six Grandmasters set to collide in the strongest chess tournament ever!

On Tuesday, August 26, from noon to 2:00 p.m., the CCSCSL will host SIGNING DAY for the 2014 Sinquefield Cup. World Champion GM Magnus Carlsen, as well as America's top dog GM Hikaru Nakamura, will be available for autographs and handshakes alongside GM Levon Aronian, GM Fabiano Caruana, GM Veselin Topalov and GM Maxime Vachier-Lagrave.

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2014 Sinquefield Cup signing day

On Chess: World Chess Hall Of Fame Brings Chess Concepts to Early Learners

This article was originally published on on July 16.

Bobby Fischer was the youngest-ever American Grandmaster, a title that took him 15 years, 6 months and 1 day to collect. That is, until Hikaru Nakamura came along, besting Bobby by three months and earning the title as the new youngest-ever American GM.

That is, until Ray Robson came along, notching his elite title two weeks before he turned 15.

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Schoolhouse Rook: Summer Camp Fun!

Ah, summer! It’s finally here. The kids have been waiting all semester for this long break from school and homework. For them, this vacation represents a break from the everyday routine of the academic year. That means extra fun and games, a chance to hang out with friends, meet new people, learn new skills and find entertaining activities.

Who needs structure? I’ve got vacation, right Mom and Dad?

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The 2014 Saint Louis Invitational

For all the details, including prize fund, schedule and more, click here.

Live Games

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2014 U.S. Championship and U.S. Women's Championship

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Shahade Brings Queen Power to Saint Louis

The Chess Club would like to welcome WGM Jennifer Shahade, who will take the reins as our next Resident GM until March 28. In addition to our normal lecture schedule, Jennifer also will be conducting some special "Queen Power" events at the World Chess Hall of Fame.

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