Upcoming Events

The San Antonio Chess Club (SACC) will hold its annual Club Championship in May 2017.

It will be a 4-Round Swiss with games starting at 6:30 PM each Thursday at Lion’s Field (located at 2809 Broadway, San Antonio, Texas 78209).

Time Control will be G/90, d5.

Round 1 will take place on Thursday, May 4, 2017.

Players will need to have a valid USCF ID to register.

Entry fee will be $10.00 per player with active Club membership. The Club membership fee is $10.00 per year and allows a discount of $5.00 at each of the Club’s several tournaments during the calendar year.


  • Trophy to 1st plus free entry to the SA City Championship in June 24-25, 2017.
  • Winner of the Lower Half Group will receive a coupon valid for 50% of the full entry at the City Championship in Jun 24-25, 2017.
  • Additional cash prizes may be available depending on player turn-out (>20 entrees) and will be announced before Round 2.

Pay online using PayPal. Click on “Send”, then enter our club’s email address (sanantoniochessclub@gmail.com) and your appropriate entry fee in “Amount”. Then click Continue followed by choosing “Friends or Family” (to bypass PayPal fees). Please include a note with participant’s name and USCF ID, rating, and mailing address should we have to mail you a prize.

For more information, please contact Louis Rimpel by phone at 210-384-4797, or send an email to louisrimpel2@gmail.com.

Please bring board, pieces and clock since none will be supplied.