Southern California Chess Federation
Tournament Clearinghouse

The table below shows a calendar of planned events. The idea behind having a clearinghouse is to prevent scheduling conflicts between tournaments. Please help to avoid tournament conflicts by using the Clearinghouse. Events marked "?" are tentative.

Send information (as far in advance as possible) to:
Dylan Quercia

SCCF TLAs for selected events here

2013
Weekend Tournament Location
Jan. 5-6    
Jan. 12-13 Century West Open LAX
Jan. 19-20    
Jan. 26-27    
Feb. 2-3    
Feb. 9-10    
Feb. 16-17 Recession Buster Open
USAW West
San Diego
Pleasanton, CA
Feb. 23-24 24th Metro CC FIDE Invitational
25th Metro CC Qualifier
Metro CC
Metro CC
Mar. 2-3 SuperStates Santa Clarita
Mar. 9-10 Western Class Championship Agoura Hills
Mar. 16-17    
Mar. 23-24 25th Metro CC FIDE Invitational
26th Metro CC Qualifier
Metro CC
Metro CC
Mar. 30-31    
Apr. 6-7    
Apr. 13-14    
Apr. 20-21    
Apr. 27-28 Western Pacific Open LAX
May 4-5    
May 11-12 26th Metro CC FIDE Invitational
27th Metro CC Qualifier
Metro CC
Metro CC
May 18-19 27th Metro CC FIDE Invitational
28th Metro CC Qualifier
Metro CC
Metro CC
May 25-26 Memorial Day Classic Ontario
Jun. 1-2 SCCF Candidates Monterey Park
Jun. 8-9 National Open Las Vegas
Jun. 15-16 SoCal Class Championship Irvine
Jun. 22-23 Southern California Championship Monterey Park
Jun. 29-30    
Jul. 6-7 Pacific Southwest Open LAX
Jul. 13-14    
Jul. 20-21 Pacific Coast Open Agoura Hills
Jul. 27-28    
Aug. 3-4 San Diego County Championship San Diego
Aug. 10-11    
Aug. 17-18 Chess Palace 23rd Anniversary Tournament and Party Garden Grove
Aug. 24-25    
Aug. 31-9/1 Southern California Open San Diego
Sept. 7-8    
Sept. 14-15    
Sept. 21-22    
Sept. 28-29    
Oct. 5-6    
Oct. 12-13 Los Angeles Open Agoura Hills
Oct. 19-20 SLO County Championship Morrow Bay
Oct. 26-27    
Nov. 2-3    
Nov. 9-10 Southern California Cross Class Championship Irvine
Nov. 16-17    
Nov. 23-24    
11/30-12/1 American Open Orange
Dec. 7-8    
Dec. 14-15    
Dec. 21-22    
Dec. 28-29 North American Open Las Vegas
2014
Weekend Tournament Location
Jan. 4-5    
Jan. 11-12    
Jan. 18-19    
Jan. 25-26    
Feb. 1-2    
Feb. 8-9    
Feb. 15-16 3rd Annual Recession Buster Open
USAT West
San Diego
Santa Clara
Feb. 22-23    
Mar. 1-2 Junior Chess Congress Irvine
Mar. 8-9 Western Class Championships Agoura Hills
Mar. 15-16 SuperStates Valencia
Mar. 22-23    
Mar. 29-30    
Apr. 5-6 National High School (K-12) Championship
Temecula Chess Club Spring Open
San Diego
Temecula
Apr. 12-13 Senior/Junior Open San Diego
Apr. 19-20    
Apr. 26-27 Western Pacific Open LAX
May. 3-4    
May. 10-11    
May. 17-18 Palm Springs Chess Festival Palm Springs
May. 24-25 Memorial Day Classic Ontario
5/31-6/1    
June 7-8   tbd
June 14-15 National Open Las Vegas
June 21-22    
June 28-29    
July 5-6 Pacific Southwest Open LAX
July 12-13    
July 19-20 Pacific Coast Open Agoura Hills
July 26-27    
Aug. 2-3    
Aug. 9-10    
Aug. 16-17 Super Double Gambito San Diego
Aug. 23-24 Candidates Tournament Laguna Hills
Aug. 30-31 SoCal Open Championship San Diego
Sept. 6-7    
Sept. 13-14 SLO County Championship Morrow Bay
Sept. 20-21 Southern California Championship BHHS
Sept. 27-28    
Oct. 4-5 Temecula Chess Club Fall Open Temecula
Oct. 11-12 Millionaire Chess Open Las Vegas
Oct. 18-19    
Oct. 25-26    
Nov. 1-2 US Class Championship NorCal
Nov. 8-9    
Nov. 15-16    
Nov. 22-23    
Nov. 29-30 American Open Orange
Dec. 6-7    
Dec. 13-14    
Dec. 20-21    
Dec. 27-28 North American Open Las Vegas
2015
Weekend Tournament Location
Jan. 3-4    
Jan. 10-11    
Jan. 17-18 American Youth Chess Festival
Dreaming King Open
Irvine
San Diego
Jan. 24-25    
1/31-2/1    
Feb. 7-8    
Feb. 14-15 USAT West Irvine
Feb. 21-22    
2/28-3/1    
Mar. 7-8 SoCal SuperStates Valencia
Mar. 14-15    
Mar. 21-22 Western Class Championships Agoura Hills
Mar. 28-29    
Apr. 4-5 Senior/Junior Open Orange County
Apr. 11-12    
Apr. 18-19    
Apr. 25-26 Western Pacific Open Irvine
May 2-3    
May 9-10    
May 16-17    
May 23-24 Lina Grumette Memorial Day Classic Ontario
May 30-31    
June 6-7 Candidates Tournament Laguna Hills
June 13-14    
June 20-21 National Open Riviera Hotel
June 27-28    
July 4-5 Pacific Southwest Open Irvine
July 11-12 Southern California Championship BHHS
July 18-19 Pacific Coast Open Agoura Hills
July 25-26    
Aug. 1-2    
Aug. 8-9    
Aug. 15-16    
Aug. 22-23    
Aug. 29-30    
Sept. 5-6 37th Southern California Open San Diego
Sept. 12-13    
Sept. 19-20    
Sept. 26-27    
Oct. 3-4    
Oct. 10-11    
Oct. 17-18    
Oct. 24-25    
10/31-11/1    
Nov. 7-8    
Nov. 14-15    
Nov. 21-22    
Nov. 28-29 American Open Orange
Dec. 5-6    
Dec. 12-13    
Dec. 19-20    
Dec. 26-27 North American Open Las Vegas
2016
Weekend Tournament Location
Jan. 2-3    
Jan. 9-10    
Jan. 16-17 Dreaming King Open San Diego
Jan. 23-24    
Jan. 30-31    
Feb. 6-7    
Feb. 13-14 USAT West Santa Clara
Feb. 20-21    
Feb. 27-28    
Mar. 5-6 Western Class Championships Ontario
Mar. 12-13    
Mar. 19-20    
Mar. 26-27    
Apr. 2-3    
Apr. 9-10 SuperStates Valencia
Apr. 16-17    
Apr. 23-24    
4/30-5/1    
May 7-8    
May 14-15    
May 21-22    
May 28-29 Memorial Day Classic Ontario
June 4-5    
June 11-12 Candidates Tournament Los Angeles
June 18-19    
June 25-26 National Open Las Vegas
July 2-3 Pacific Southwest Open Irvine
July 9-10 Southern California Championship Temecula
July 16-17    
July 23-24    
July 30-31    
Aug. 6-7    
Aug. 13-14 Pacific Coast Open Ontario
Aug. 20-21    
Aug. 27-28    
Sept. 3-4 Southern California Open San Diego
Sept. 10-11    
Sept. 17-18 SLO Championship Morro Bay
Sept. 24-25    
Oct. 1-2    
Oct. 8-9    
Oct. 15-16    
Oct. 22-23    
Oct. 29-30 Orange Pumpkin Open Irvine
Nov. 5-6 Los Angeles Open Ontario
Nov. 12-13    
Nov. 19-20    
Nov. 26-27 American Open ?
Dec. 3-4    
Dec. 10-11    
Dec. 17-18    
Dec. 24-25 North American Open Las Vegas
12/31-1/1 North American Open Las Vegas
2017
Weekend Tournament Location
Jan. 7-8    
Jan. 14-15 Dreaming King Open San Diego
Jan. 21-22    
Jan. 28-29    
Feb. 4-5    
Feb. 11-12    
Feb. 18-19 USAT West Santa Clara
Feb. 25-26    
Mar. 4-5 Western Class Championships Van Nuys
Mar. 11-12    
Mar. 18-19 SoCal SuperStates Valencia
Mar. 25-26    
Apr. 1-2    
Apr. 8-9    
Apr. 15-16    
Apr. 22-23    
Apr. 29-30    
May 6-7    
May 13-14    
May 20-21    
May 27-28 Memorial Day Classic Ontario
Jun. 3-4 Super Gambito No. 800 San Diego
Jun. 10-11 State Championship Candidates TBD
Jun. 17-18 National Open Vegas
Jun. 24-25    
Jul. 1-2    
Jul. 8-9 Pacific Southwest Open
State Championship
Irvine
TBD
Jul. 15-16 Pacific Coast Open Ontario
Jul. 22-23    
Jul. 29-30    
Aug. 5-6 San Diego County Championships San Diego
Aug. 12-13    
Aug. 19-20    
Aug. 26-27    
Sep. 2-3 SoCal Open San Diego
Sep. 9-10    
Sep. 16-17    
Sep. 23-24    
9/30-10/1    
Oct. 7-8    
Oct. 14-15    
Oct. 21-22    
Oct. 28-29    
Nov. 4-5 Los Angeles Open Van Nuys
Nov. 11-12    
Nov. 18-19    
Nov. 25-26    
Dec. 2-3    
Dec. 9-10    
Dec. 16-17    
Dec. 23-24    
Dec. 30-31 North American Open Las Vegas