Colorado State Chess Association

Colorado Open Winners!

Congratulations to the Colorado Open prize winners:

Colorado Open Champion: Gunnar Andersen $450.00
2nd/U2200: Eamon Montgomery, Sullivan McConnell, Ala-Addin Moussa $216.67 each
U1900: Sami Al-Adsani, Vedanta Sampath, Aiden Sirotkine $83.33 each

1st: Joshua Samuel $400.00
2nd: Timothy Brennan, Craig Moffitt $150.00 each
U1750: Jeff Davis, James MacNeil, Steven Mechels $91.67 each
U1600: Aditya Krishna, Luke Namesnik $125 each

1st: Andrew Eskenazi $350.00
2nd/U1500: Norbert Martinez, Coleman Hoyt $262.50 each
U1300: Kary Fong, Charles Zhang $112.50 each

1st: James Curtis $300.00
2nd/U1000: Owen Vonne, Joseph Morrison $200 each
Unrated: Alex Polotsky $150.00

CO Open: 1 week of pre-registration left!!!

There is only a week left to get the $5 off registration fee online! Click here to see the details!


CSCA Selected for 2019 Best of Manitou Springs Award!

"It is our pleasure to inform you that Colorado State Chess Association has been selected for the 2019 Best of Manitou Springs Awards in the category of Non-Profit Organization.

For details and more information please view our website:
2019 Best of Manitou Springs Awards - Non-Profit Organization

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Best Regards,

Manitou Springs Business Recognition"

CO Open Hotel Extension

The "Chess Rate" is 89$ for either two queen or one king sized bed guest room per night. That price will end on Aug 22. Ask for the "CHESS RATE" ... For this special you have to call the front desk directly. 303-799-6200. (Paul Covington 11 AM Aug 15--confirmed with Amy at the Sheraton)

CO Open Hotel Extension

We have traded messages with Amy at the Sheraton and she extended the time to register at the chess rate until 23 August...  Please register early.  This helps CSCA when negotiating, the more hotel nights, the better the chances of getting better rates!

Colorado Open Hotel Rate
Informant - July 2019

The July edition of the Colorado Informant is up!

In This Issue:

  • Denver Open Report
  • Memories of 1978 & 1978
  • U.S Chess Championship Report
  • 2019 Colorado Closed
  • 2019 CO Springs Open
  • Tactics Time!
  • The Chess Detective

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Informant - April 2019

The April edition of the Colorado Informant is up!

In This Issue:

  • Cairns Cup Report
  • 2019 CSCA Scholastic Champsionship
  • Remembering James Hamblin
  • Tribute to Dr. Martin Luther King Jr
  • 2019 CO Springs Open
  • DCC March Report
  • St. Louis Champions Showdown Report
  • Tactics Time!
  • The Chess Detective

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