Please scroll down to register for our upcoming events.

  • Emery Center Chess Tournament, September 30( local)

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  • October 7, local DMV area All Girls Event
  • October 14,  Southern Mid Atlantic Regional All Girls Chess Tournament

  • Chess at Emery Center
  • If you don’t see the event you are interested in, please contact Robin Ramson at

Register for Fall semester Chess Girls DC class Today!

The Chess Girls DC class will be held at Catholic University, the home of Chess Girls DC. Please go to for more information. Girl Players of all levels and ages are invited to learn how to play chess. Our class rooms have handicap access. If you know girls restricted to wheel chairs please invite them to join us.

Location: Catholic University,

620 Michigan Avenue, Washington,DC

McGivney Hall, Lower Level class room.

Parking: Free parking on campus

Saturdays, Time: 3pm until 430P

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Upcoming Events

  • Celebrate National Chess week

  • Emery Chess Tournament (coed) September 30, 2017 (unrated)

  • DMV Metropolitan All Girls Chess Tournament October 7, 2017 (rated & unrated)

  • Mid Atlantic All Girls Regional Tournament   (Rated)                                   October 14, 2017

Registration will be open now !!

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DC Citywide at Homewood Suites


Regional All Girls Chess Tournament OCT. 14 


Chess Girls DC 1st Mid Atlantic All Girls Chess Championships
Homewood Suites located in  Washington DC NoMa Union Station, 501 New York Ave NE Suite A, Washington, District of Columbia, 20002.
5-Round Swiss, G/45;d5.  Four Sections: Under 18, Under 14, Under 10, Under 8Trophies/Prizes: In each section, Trophies for Top 5 Individual Places, Trophies for tied for 5th place, and Medals for 2.5 points or above; Trophy for Top Under 17/Under 16/Under 15 in Under 18 Section;  Trophy for Top Under 13/Under 12/Under 11 in Under 14 Section; Trophy for Top Under 9 in Under 10 Section; Trophy for Top Under 7 in Under 8 Section; Other Prizes: ONLY Under 18 Section: $200-$100-$50  EF: $25 online by 10/1. $30 online after 10/1 and by 10/13. $35 after 10/13 or onsite. Checks postmarked by 10/4. Two half point byes allowed if requested before Rd. 2 or during Registration. Registration: 8: 30am-9:45am. Rounds: 10am and ASAP. More info and online registration: Make checks payable to “Chess Girls DC” and Mail to: 1440 Newton Street,Washington,DC 20017  Email Info only:  Boards and sets provided; Bring clock if you have one

Girls from around the region including Delaware, West Virginia, Pennsylvania, Maryland, New Jersey & Washington,DC and Virginia are invited to play

All Girls Mid Atlantic Regional Chess Tournament

Date:October 14, 2017

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Place:The Homewood Suites ( a Hilton Property)

501 New York Ave NE A, Washington, DC 20002

Phone:(202) 393-1001 Direct contact for hotel room discounts Brittany Hill at

Parking is $5.00 all day with the event, not posted hotel rate.

Tournament Sections*
High School, Middle School, Elementary School

Register Today!

Chess Girls DC is the proud host of the All Girls southern Mid Atlantic Regional Chess tournament, DC All Schools Championship, DC Scholastic Cup and the DC All Girls Citywide Tournament. Please address all inquiries to Robin Ramson,

USCF Scholastic Director, Washington,DC at

The mission of Chess Girls DC is to build the confidence of girls using chess as a tool.