Saturday, March 13, 2021
March 13, Saturday -- 3:00PM - 6:30PM
Inviting all San Francisco Bay Area scholastic players!
Limited to 250 players!
The Mechanics' Institute is partnering with the Thompson Family Foundation, founded by Klay Thompson and his family,
with the mission of enriching the lives of youth through fitness and education.
3PM - 5PM: FREE tournament for scholastic players on chess.com
5 rounds of G/10+2 game
Players must be part of the Mechanics' Institute Scholastic Club on chess.com.
5:30-6:30PM: 60-minute G/5+2 game Arena
with very special guests participating.
The event will be broadcasted live via Mechanics' Twitch channel:
with commentary by 3-times US Champion GM Nick de Firmian, FM Paul Whitehead and Chessroom Director, Abel Talamantez.
We will have special guests on throughout the tournament and the arena, stay tuned for more details.
Special event Tshirt for the first 100 participants.
Special chess set for all participants.
To be picked up after the event at announced dates.
FREE event but registration is needed: