2016 Schedule/Results

All Portland Chess Club and major (non-scholastic) events in the greater Portland area and throughout Oregon that are currently scheduled are listed here. For the calendar that includes scholastic events, click here.

January

Gresham Open

Quad 45 (US Chess, NWSRS)

Saturday Blitz

PCC Annual Membership Meeting

Tuesday Quads

Game in 60

February

Oregon State Championship & Invitational (US Chess, FIDE, FIDE)

Tuesday Quads

Quad 45 (US Chess, NWSRS)

Saturday Blitz

Game in 60

April

Quad 45 (US Chess, NWSRS)

Game in 60

Tuesday Quads

May

Quad 45 (US Chess, NWSRS)

2nd Annual Rose City Sectionals (US Chess, NWSRS)

Game in 60

Tuesday Quads

July

6th Annual Oregon Senior Open

Quad 45 (US Chess, NWSRS)

Carl Haessler Simul

Portland Rapid and Blitz Championships

Tuesday Quads

Game in 60

August

Tuesday Quads

Quad 45 (US Chess, NWSRS)

Game in 60

September

Oregon Open Scholastic

Oregon Open Blitz

66th Annual Oregon Open, $10,000 guaranteed! (US Chess, FIDE)

Quad 45 (US Chess, NWSRS)

Tuesday Quads

Game in 60

Notes: 1) Casual chess occurs every Wednesday. No casual chess on November 23 or December 14 due to the Thanksgiving holiday and bad weather, respectively. Any other cancellation of the casual chess will be posted on the PCC website. 2) The schedule is always subject to change. 3) The Newport June Open will not be run this year (it may return next year). 4) The annual Clark Harmon Memorial Open rotates between Oregon and Washington and is being run by the Washington Chess Federation in Seattle this year. 5) The Game in 60 usually takes place on the last Saturday each month. The April, May, November, and December Game in 60’s are earlier to avoid competing with the OSCF State Championship, Washington Open, Washington Class Championships, and New Year’s Eve & Christmas Eve, respectively. 6) The Quad 45 usually takes place on the third Saturday each month. The May, November, and December Quad 45’s are earlier to avoid competing with the May Game in 60 & Rose City Sectionals, November Game in 60, and December Game in 60 & Portland Winter Open, respectively. 7) The Tuesday Quads usually start on the first Tuesday each month. No Tuesday Quads in October due to the Club Championship. 8) All of the above tournaments are sponsored and run by the Portland Chess Club except this years Oregon State Championship & Invitational, Oregon Senior Open, and Oregon Class Championships which are sponsored and run by the Oregon Chess Federation and the Vancouver Open which is sponsored and run by the Washington Chess Federation. This year’s Oregon Open is co-sponsored and run with the Oregon Chess Federation and the scholastic side-event is run by the Oregon Scholastic Chess Federation.

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