Joplin Chess Blog


8th Annual Four States Winter Open

First tournament of 2018 for the Joplin Chess Club. This will be our 8th year holding the event.   Click through for the details 8th Annual Four States Winter Open  


JPL Quick Tourney and Benefit

Please join us at the new Joplin Public Library to support their chess club. Three sections to choose from, a USCF rated section, Open Unrated and K-12 Unrated.   Joplin Public Library Quick Tournament...


2017 Springfield Open

Come join us in Springfield for the next Springfield Open. This time around, we are working with the Springfield Park Board Chess Club and the Drury University Chess Club to host the event on...


2017 MSU Open

Here is another upcoming tournament were are co-hosting with the MSU Chess Club. Hope you can join us for another event. Date: April 8th – 9th, 2017 Location: Plaster Student Union Ballroom (3rd floor)...


7th Annual Four States Winter Open

Here is our next event of the year. Hope you can make it. 7th Annual Four States Winter Open Date: March 4, 2017 Location: Hilton Garden Inn 2644 E. 32nd St. Joplin, MO 64804...


2016 Springfield Open

Springfield Open Date: October 22nd – 23rd, 2016 Location: Plaster Student Union PSU Ballroom — East Side (note room change from 317) 1110 E Madison St Springfield, MO 65897 Co-hosted by the MSU Chess...


2016 Four States Winter Open

I want to apologize on the extreme lateness on this. Had some trouble securing a site this year. Due to that, we are going back to a one-day event (hopefully next year we can...


2015 Springfield Open

Here is the next event we will be helping run. Look forward to seeing some of you there. Date: October 24, 2015 Location: Southside Senior Center 2215 S. Fremont Springfield, MO Co-hosted by the...