PS 111 Quads, Juniors & Rated Play

Saturday & Sunday Meets @ PS 111, 440 West 53rd Street

Chess NYC Styled, Stress Free, Focused & Real Play

"A more rational, supportive, productive and focused playing environment promotes a greater sporting, educational and enriching experience...We're grooming the very best Chess Players in NYC!"

PS 111 Weekend Meets

G & T Saturday Quads

How it works:

Players will be paired in quads of 4, starting with 4 highest registered players based on their last month published rating and continuing down to 1000 USCF. Once your quads rounds games are complete, the next round will begin. You may leave on the completion of your quad. Walk-ins are permitted but they must register before 9.45 am. 1st round will start at 10 AM Sharp. (Standings)

January 16th | PS 111 | 10 AM


Sunday 9 AM: Head Start Juniors Meet

3 rounds of "win or lose" supervised Chess play for our youngest and newest "Chessters" followed by brief lessons between each round, sends each Child home with new found skills and inspiration! Then, a Medal Ceremony (everybody wins!) and a "just for the fun of it" raffle of great prizes... Ya win, just for having the right ticket.

January 17th | PS 111 | 9:00 am


* Financial Assistance Always Available

Sunday @ Noon: Weekly Rated Meets

These "Boutique", RATED Events are the perfect introduction for advancing Players to Tournament play! Testing there games against like skilled opponents in a structured, yet comfortable environment ensures confidence building and improved play. Tournament play is an experience that motivates pursuit of improvement and creates even more cooperative students. Tournament participation is an important part of a chess player's advancement and enjoyment of the game.

January 17th| PS 111 | 12:00 Noon

Sunday Weekly Rated Chess Meets

4 Rounds| Game 30 | Every Sunday 12 Noon

Trophies for Top 5 Finishers in Each Section

  • Future Champs - U 600 USCF
  • Junior Champs - 600 - 1000 USCF
  • Championship - 1000 + USCF


* Financial Assistance Available

MLK Day Citywide Camps

From Chess Leaders to Grand Masters, these Camps are sure to captivate, motivate and generate Social , Well Adjusted Chess players. Each child will receive as much chess time as they like while enjoying mind clearing, fun break opportunities.

Chess Fun & Training Camps and G & T Too

Every Day Schools are Closed

  • Upper East Side
  • Greenwich Village
  • Brooklyn


* Financial Assistance Available