2019 North Carolina Rapid and Blitz Championship

Upcoming Events

Sat, Jul 27, 2019 (OPEN) Burlington G60

Sat, Jul 27, 2019 (OPEN) Cary Saturday Rapid Tournament

Sat, Jul 27, 2019 (OPEN) CCCSA: Reverse Angle

Sat, Jul 27, 2019 (K12) St. Catherine of Siena Scholastic




**************************************  Special Notice  **********************

We are now accepting bids for the NC Senior Championship for 2019, normally held in early December. If interested please review procedure for bidding under Admin tab, Fill out "Bid Submission Form" and return it


NCCA is a non-profit organization committed to creating and supporting an actively engaged chess community in North Carolina for both adults and junior players.

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 For events targeted to adult, collegiate, or strong scholastic players, please refer to the Open Events section Tab.  School-age chess players (Kindergarten through High School) and their parents will find the Scholastic Tournaments of interest under the K-12 Tab. You may find some of our tabs only give you 404 message that Article not found. We apologize for this and are in the process of doing a new updated website to better serve our members.

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********        Message from president of NCCA:       *********

TO ALL CHESS PLAYERS with expired membership or who are not current members of North Carolina Chess Association: Now is the perfect time to join the NCCA. The NCCA wants to make the association more inclusive and representative of chess players in NC. The association wants to do more to encourage active chess play in NC tournaments and offer chess players more events of interest during the upcoming year. To join you may click on link below or go to membership tab of NCCA website. Please choose to be a part of making your NC Chess Association stronger and representative of what chess players want and support your state association. If you have had membership before but are not sure if your membership has expired you may check Membership Roster under Membership Tab of website.



Congratulations to following winners of 2019 K-12 Scholastic Chess Championship

K-12 Championship, Pradhyumna Kumar Kothapali; Denker winner by tiebreaks

Naveen Prabhu, Vishnu Vanapalli

K-8 Championship Aryu Kumar

K-5 Championship Jerry Q. Xue

K-3 Championship Ethan Liu

K-1 Championship, Krishna Kishore Rallabandi