The Pittsburgh Chess Club
Wightman Building 5604 Solway St., Suite 209 412 421 1881
Pitsburgh, pa, 15217

Regular hours: Wednesdays 1:00-9:30pm. Saturdays 12:00-9:30pm. 

[Note: we may be understaffed and not always able to provide full coverage -- please feel free to call to make sure.]


Rated Tournaments: Tuesdays and some weekends.
Monthly Time-Odds Blitz tournament: 4 PM on the 2nd Saturday of each month [ next: 5/10/2014 ]
Youth classes with Jerry Meyers: youthchess.net


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coming up
  • Thursday, April 03, PCC Quads @ Google.  3-RR. G/30,d5. Play three rated games in one night, hosted at Google’s Pittsburgh office.  Location: Google Office at Bakery Square, 5th Floor.  6425 Penn Ave., Pittsburgh, PA 15206.  Entry Fee: $10, on site / cash only.  Sections: Groups of 4 players by rating (lowest rated section may be 3 round swiss depending on number of registrants).  Prizes: $40 to first in each quad.  Registration: 6:15-6:30pm, on site / cash only. USCF membership id required. Rounds: 6:45pm and asap following.  No byes or late registration available. Elevators to 5th floor close at 6:45pm, late arrival unfortunately not permitted.  Bring chess sets and clocks.  E-mail: dsculley@cs.tufts.edu
  • Tuesday Nights: May 13 - June 17. 27th Richard Abrams Memorial. 6-SS. GAME/120, d/5. Rounds 7PM each Tuesday. EF: $30 pmd. by 05/10, $35 after.  $5 less to PCC members. Reg: 6-6:45pm on 05/13. Half-point byes are available all rounds, number based on rating. Prizes: $535 guaranteed! 1st $170, 2nd $120, U2009 $90, U1730 $70, U1574 $50, U1310/unr $35. Biggest upset wins an entry to a future PCC tournament (up to $35).  NO SMOKING - NO COMPUTERS - WHEELCHAIR ACCESSIBLE 
  • Saturday and Sunday, April 26 & 27, 54th Golden Triangle Open. 4-SS. G/120;d5. Pittsburgh Chess Club, 5604 Solway St. Suite 209, Pittsburgh PA 15217-1270. EF: $30 postmarked by 04/23, $40 later, $5 discount to PCC members. Prizes: $615 b/30 Two Sections: Open $120-90, U2000 $80, Reserve (U1800) $100-70, U1600 $60, U1400 $50, U1200/unr $45  Reg: 9-9:45am, One 1/2 pt-bye available, any round, must commit before the start of round 2. Rds. 10am - 3pm Both daysInfo: 412-421-1881 E-mail: pccinfo@pittsburghcc.org Ent:Pittsburgh Chess Club, Attn: GT, 5604 Solway St. Suite 209, Pittsburgh PA 15217-1270. Checks payable to Pittsburgh CC. NO SMOKING - NO COMPUTERS - WHEELCHAIR ACCESSIBLE 

Welcome to the Pittsburgh Chess Club! The PCC has roots going back to the early 1900s, and remains committed to serving the needs of chess players in Pittsburgh and Allegheny County. We have one of the largest chess libraries you'll ever see. We also have a large supply of chess equipment. Refreshments are available.