This is an appeal for all members of the chess community and the general public to come to the assistance of one of our young talented players, Della-Marie Walcott, a 14 yr-old student of St. Joseph’s Convent, Port of Spain. On December 22, 2015 Della-Marie Walcott had to undergo emergency surgery to remove a cystRead More
Post date: 18 January 2016 Tournament Dates: January 23, 24, 30 and 31. Two rounds per day with prize distribution on the afternoon of Sunday 31st. Venue: Rhand Credit Union, Port of Spain Registration: Online pre-registration form below and at the venue on Saturday 23 from 8:00am – 9:00am. Registration fee of $50.00. Only registeredRead More
The Trinidad and Tobago Chess Association is proud to present the names of the Players of the Year for 2015. JUNIOR FEMALE WFM Javanna Smith JUNIOR MALE FM Joshua Johnson SENIOR FEMALERead More
Youth Chess Tournament a Success The Youth Chess tournament started on Saturday 9th at Presentation College and ended on Sunday 17th at San Fernando Girls’ Anglican School. The date for the prize distribution will be announced in a later post but will be done together with that for the Junior U20 tournament. See Chess-Results.comRead More
Player of the Year Criteria Please click on link for Player of the Year Criteria and Evaluation. This document serves as a guideline for the selection of Player of the Year: Senior Male and Senior Female; Junior Male and Junior Female. An independent committee was engaged to make recommendations to the Management Committee for eachRead More
TTCA Policy on National Arbiters. created March 2015 Please click on link for Policy for the award of National Arbiter Titles.
Chess Association Financials 2014 Please click on link to access the TTCA’s audited financials for 2014.
The National Chess Championships 2015 came to an end on Sunday 1st November, 2015. It is with pleasure that I now report on the final results. Absolute T&T has a new National Absolute Champion! CM Kevin Cupid. Kevin definitely left his mark on this year’s tournament where he won 8 games, drew two and lost one toRead More
The National Championships have begun. There are 12 persons vying for the national title in the Absolute Section and 10 persons in the Female Section. Results can be found at : Absolute: http://chess-results.com/tnr190509.aspx?lan=1 Female: http://chess-results.com/tnr190508.aspx?lan=1 Games continue at Rhand Credit Union, Abercromby Street, Port of Spain. The schedule is as follows: Friday 16th October, 2015Read More
Congratulations to the 12 players who will be competing in the 2015 National Chess Championship-Absolute to be held at Rhand Credit Union, Abercromby Street, POS, from October 10-November 1, 2015: CM Adrian Winter Atwell Hayden Lee FM Frank Yee FM Mario Merritt FM Joshua Johnson CM Frank Sears FM Ryan Harper Mahendra Singh David ChristopherRead More