We are the Premier Chess Club in South Miami. We have become the best chess facility in Florida by taking a multi-level approach to promoting the game of chess.
We are a chess community where players of all skill levels and abilities, from beginner to expert are welcome to participate in tournaments, attend lectures, private lessons and more.
Pinecrest Valentine Open
Saturday February 15th
Sections: Open, U1800, U1300, U600
Min. Rating of 1600 for Open
4 Rounds (Dual Rated) - G/40; + 10
5 Rounds (U1300, U600) - G/25 + 10
Sections may be combined,
for pairing purposes only, if necessary
Tournament Fee: $20 - if paid before
Thursday Feb 13th, $30 after.
Players that register on-site after 10:00am
will get a 1/2 point bye for Round 1.
Open Section Prizes
1st $100 (Trophy), 2nd $75 3rd $50
U1800 Section Prizes
1st Place $75 2nd Place $50 3rd Place $25 (Trophies)
U1300 & U600 Section Prizes
Trophies for 1st, 2nd, 3rd Place
Location: Evelyn Greer Park, Leslie Bowe Hall
8200 SW 124th St, Pinecrest, FL 33156
1st Rd: 10:30 AM - 12:10 PM (1st & 2nd Rd for G/25)
Lunch 12:10 PM- 12:45 PM
2nd Rd: 12:45 PM - 2:25 PM 3rd Rd: 2:25 PM - 4:05 PM
4th Rd: 4:05 PM -5:45 PM
For more information visit
Email: or call (786) 226-5514
Pinecrest Gardens Meetup
South Miami Chess Club hosts its weekly Meetup at the Pinecrest Gardens Public Library.
Thursdays from 6PM to 7:30PM.
Address: 5835 SW 111th St, Pinecrest, FL
For more information email or Call Diego Milla at (786) 226-5514
Tea & Poets Blitz
Sunday - January 26th
We are partnering with Tea & Poets to host our
102nd Blitz Tournament Sunday Jan 26th
7 Rounds (Blitz Rated) - 3 min w/ 2 sec increment
Tournament Fee: $15
(If paid via Paypal before Jan 24th, $20 after)
Sections: Open (Limited to 20 players)
70% of Entry Fees Paid out in Cash Prizes
1st Prize 40% 2nd Prize 20%
Under 2000 1st Prize 30% 2nd Prize 10%
Blitz: 12:00 PM - 3:30 PM
Location: 5701 Sunset Dr #126, South Miami, FL 33143
Current USCF membership is required for players in all sections. Membership registrations will be available on-site or you can register online by clicking here.
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