Let's Play Chess Club
|When:||Mondays 6:30 - 9pm|
The Let's Play Chess Club (LPCC) meets weekly for a lecture and tournament/casual play. Chess students and players of all ages and experience levels are welcome. The lecture starts at 6:45 and marathon play at 7:30.
Coach Mathew Benson lectures weekly.
Coach Mathew's students have won multiple state & national championships, competed and medaled in international tournaments, and qualified for multiple World Youth Chess Championships.
LPCC Team Results
2012 National G/60 600-999 Team Champions
2013 USATW Scholastic 2nd place
USCF Top Player Lists
Resurrection Lutheran Church
2495 Cabrillo Avenue
Santa Clara, CA 95051-1801
5/13/13 - Bughouse Championship
5/20/13 - New Swiss rd 1
5/27/13 - No LPCC - Memorial Day. Thank You Vets!
6/3/13 - New Swiss rd 2
6/10/13 - New Swiss rd 3
6/17/13 - FM Cameron Wheeler lecture & simul
Cameron is rated over 2300, won the U12 silver medal at last year's World Youth Chess Championship, and has won multiple national scholastic championships. Please join us for this special event. Prizes for wins and draws vs Cameron. The lecture is free and begins at 6. The simul is $10 by June 10, $14 afterwards.
|Past Event & Marathon Tournament Winners:||
2013 LPCC Bughouse Championship: Team Anonymous (Naman & Iddo)
Jello Jalapeno Wasabi Pepper: Arul V
IM Ricardo de Guzman simul: 1/21 1 Win (Arul V)
2013 LPCC Fischer Random Marathon: Arul V
I Hate Gummy Worms: Arul V
The Knight Eats The Peanut Butter Jelly Sandwich: Aditya B
IM Elliott Winslow simul: 0/20
2012 LPCC Problem Solving Championship: Shopnavo
Play Slow & Blunder Check: Arul V (rated), Pranav M (unrated)
The Dark Knight Rises: Aditya B
2012 Let's Play Chess Club Championship: Deng-Tung W
GM Dejan Bojkov simul: 0.5/30, 1 Draw (Michael W)
Champion's League: Arul V (rated), Nirmit A (unrated)
The Knight Mayor: Elliot K (rated), Nirmit A (unrated)
Bobby's Head: Brandon H
The Thing: Stephen H
Bazooka Rifle Jelly Cheese Sandwich: Arto M
Shadow Bullet Destroyer: Arul V