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KCF Launches KCFAcademy.com

Learn chess strategies, tactics, openings, endgames, and more, at KCF Academy. Designed to transform chess enthusiasts of all ages and skill levels into formidable players, KCF Academy offers four distinct instruction levels to meet a wide-range of player abilities.  Learn more…


Meet You in Saint Louis!

 The Saint Louis Chess Conference is a celebration of the rich educational and social tapestry woven by the game of chess. In addition to world renowned keynote speakers, attendees will learn from and contribute to presentations about chess instructional models, best practices, and resources, as well as hear about recent and current research projects exploring the impact of chess in schools and other topics. Join us in Saint Louis for an unforgettable experience where passion meets knowledge, and chess enthusiasts connect on a global stage.

All Girls Nationals

The Kasparov Chess Foundation, the Renaissance Knights Chess Foundation, and the United States Chess Federation, are pleased to invite girls from across America to play in the largest and most prestige girls only tournament in the USA; the 19th Annual KCF All-Girls National Chess Championship. The tournament is open to all girls under 18 years old as of January 1, 2024. Players will participate in the following categories: Under 8 years old, under 10, under 12, under 14, under 16, and under 18; sections. Learn more!


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