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Celebrating over 30 years of developing after school chess programs in the greater NY area.

Tri-State Chess Newsletters 2009-2013

  • JOSEPH ZELTSAN (1)
  • MAGNUS + WOLFGANG (1)
  • RETI'S FAMOUS PUZZLE (2)
  • GIUOCO PIANO TRAP (3)
  • THE OLDEST GAME (4)
  • PRIVATE LESSONS (8)
  • VORTEX CROSSWORD (10)
  • OUR TOURNAMENTS (11)
  • The Angry Bird (1)
  • The Good Kibbitzer (2)
  • GM Watching (3)
  • NYC Chess Calendar (5)
  • Chess Word Search (9)
  • Puzzlers (10)
  • You Make The Call (11)
  • Grand Prix  (12-13)
  • Puzzler Solutions from last issue (15)
  • Tri-State Chess Upcoming Tournaments (16)
  • STRETCHING YOUR BRAIN (1)
  • MORPHY: CHESS WIZARD (1)
  • YOU MAKE THE CALL (2)
  • OLD MEN FACE OFF (3)
  • PUZZLERS (4)
  • OPERA BOX GAME ANALYZED (6)
  • KNIGHTIME64 (8)
  • PUZZLERS SOLUTIONS (9)
  • GRAND PRIX WINNERS (11)
  • NOTATION DICTIONARY (12)
  • CHESS CHUCKLES (13)
  • NYC SCHOLASTIC CALENDAR (15)
  • OUR TOURNAMENTS (16)
  • WOMEN CHESSPLAYERS (1)
  • CHESS & THE FOUNDING DADS (1)
  • QUEENSIDE CASTLING (2)
  • CHESS RATINGS (5)
  • LEXICHESS Crossword (7)
  • PUZZLERS (8)
  • PUZZLERS SOLUTIONS (9)
  • CLASSIFIEDS (10)
  • TOURNAMENT RESULTS (11)
  • GRAND PRIX RESULTS (12)
  • RAMAZ FLEXES CHESS MUSCLES
  • STAUNTON AND THE ELGIN MARBLES
  • WHY CAN'T MY DAD LET ME WIN?
  • CHESS NOTATION AT TOURNAMENTS
  • BUGHOUSE!
  • QUEEN & KNIGHT Word Find
  • PUZZLERS pg. 7
  • PUZZLERS SOLUTIONS
  • CLASSIFIEDS
  • TOURNAMENT RESULTS
  • GRAND PRIX RESULTS
  • CHESS CALENDAR
  • TRI-STATE MOVES TO NYC (1)
  • THE LEWIS CHESS PIECE MYSTERY (1)
  • HA, HA, CHESS (3)
  • CAMBRIDGE SPRINGS DEFENSE (4)
  • CHESS TERMS CROSSWORD (5)
  • GIANT CHESS (6)
  • PUZZLERS (8)
  • PUZZLER SOLUTIONS (9)
  • CLASSIFIEDS (10)
  • TOURNAMENT/GRAND PRIX RESULTS (11)
  • TOURNAMENT CHESS CALENDAR (12)
  • Enjoying Chess at Any Age
  • President of Tri-State Chess Meets former World Champion Gary Kasparov
  • How Bobby Fisher Changed the Game to Help Beginners
  • How to Avoid Stalemate When You are Ahead in the Endgame
  • Famous People Who Have Played Chess
  • The Fried Liver Attack
  • Puzzlers
  • Classifieds
  • The Chess Scholastic Tournament Calendar
  • Tournament Results
  • BLINDFOLD CHESS & SIMULS
  • RESIGNATION: Never Do It
  • MAN VS. MACHINE
  • PAWN CHAINS
  • COPYCAT CHESS
  • PUZZLERS
  • CLASSIFIEDS
  • TOURNAMENT, GRAND PRIX RESULTS
  • HOW TO LOSE A TOURNAMENT GAME
  • RUSSIAN ROOKS
  • THE 3 MINUTE TOURNAMENT ROUND
  • TIMING STRATEGIES
  • TRI-STATE CHESS INTROS GRAND PRIX
  • PUZZLERS
  • NYC CHESS TOURNAMENT CALENDAR

Advanced Chess Tournament Entries

Register Online and your entry will appear automatically on our Advanced entries page! Players will see in advance which players are competing in a specific tournament & the schools they are from.  

Chess Programs

After School Programs

Tri-State Chess will provide all of the chess equipment; this includes chess boards, sets & the demonstration boards the instructors use.

Monthly Chess Tournaments

Tournaments are divided into 7 sections based upon age and strength.  Players can play "up" into any section.  The top section includes Adults and offers Cash prizes.  Trophies, plaques and medals to all others.

Summer Chess Camps

Providing students chess activities throughout the summer months in the NY area. Contact Us for more details and schedule for next Summer.

Private Chess Lessons

One of the best ways to improve your game is to bring the score of your tournament games to your chess coach & have them analyze the game with you.