Your 2020 Nationals Questions Answered

2020 Nationals What is Nationals? Nationals is an annual tournament where elementary chess players from around the country compete! Where will the 2020 Chess Nationals be held? Nashville, TN at the Opryland Hotel How do I know if Nationals is appropriate for my child and how can they qualify? Nationals is an ‘open championship’ meaning […]

A Parent’s Complete Guide to Chess Ratings

  What is a chess rating? A Chess Rating is a number typically ranging from 400-2000+.  It is an estimate of a person’s tournament playing strength. You receive a rating after playing in a rated tournament once your name is entered into the database of players. The number will go up or down depending on […]