Minooka Chess Tournament

Minooka Chess Club and CheckmatesUSA

present the first ever

Minooka Chess Tournament for Kids

Minooka Area Chess Tournament

Sunday, April 15, 2012 (1pm to 4:30pm)   

Minooka Village Community Room

121 East McEvilly Rd. (Next to Creamery)

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Entry fee: $10 with advance registration, $15 on-site

Sections: Juniors (K-8) and Open (All ages)

Juniors = 4 rounds, Open = G/30, 3 rounds

For more information, please contact [email protected]

Or call Brian Quast at (815) 922-9291

    En Passant

    There are a few exception in the rules of chess; things like pawn promotion,…
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    Pawns in Starting Position in Chess

    How the Pawns Moves

    The Pawns are always the smallest of the pieces, and you should have eight…
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    The Mahabharata and the Origins of Chess

    Did you ever stop to wonder where the game of Chess came from and…
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    Chess Blind-spots

    A blind-spot refers to an area of your vision that is impaired while driving…
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    The Bishop and how it moves

    The Bishop is a great chess piece. It has a unique way of moving…
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    The Rook and how it moves

    The Rook is an important piece to use in chess and  not very hard…
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