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10 Oct

Minnesota Blizzard Open

Published on: October 10, 2015

Minnesota Blizzard Open is coming! It will be held on 10/24 and 10/25 at the Fantasy Flight Game Center in Roseville right after TCCL round 2. It is organized by Glen Panner who organized the Bloomington Open. Part of the prize fund will benefit the Minnesota Blizzard team playing in the US...

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24 Aug

MN Blizzard Round 1

Published on: August 24, 2015

The MN Blizzard have their first match in the US Chess League! Date: Tuesday, August 25th, 2015 Time: 8:00 PM Location: Chess Castle.  1121 Jackson Street NE, Suite #134, Minneapolis, MN 55413   ...

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02 Aug

MSCA 2015-2016 Events

Published on: August 02, 2015

2015-2016 Events  MSCA events:    non-MSCA...

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07 Jul

MN Blizzard joins US Chess League

Published on: July 07, 2015

We are proud to announce the Minnesota Blizzard joining the US Chess League! The team will be managed by Patrick Tang with assistance from Eric Bell. Our team is lead by GM Wesley So (currently #2 in US, #7 in...

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27 Jun

11th Annual OleChess Chess Camp

Published on: June 27, 2015

11th Annual OleChess Chess Camp. July 26 – 31, 2015 A premier national chess camp at an affordable price. We offer a “camp within a...

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23 Apr

Candidates for USCF Delegate

Published on: April 23, 2015

The MSCA is looking for one delegate and two alternates for the upcomng USCF Delegat's meeting held the second weekend of the US Open in Phoenix. (August 8-9). If you are planning to attend the US Open and if you are interested in becoming a delegate, please contact me as soon as...

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16 Apr

Chess Structures

Published on: April 16, 2015

CHESS STRUCTURES, A GRANDMASTER GUIDE University of Minnesota grad student, GM Mauricio Flores Rios...

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05 Apr

2015 Classic Chess Grand Prix

Published on: April 05, 2015
04 Apr

2015 Castle Chess Camp and Workshop

Published on: April 04, 2015
03 Apr

MSCA 2014-2015 Event Schedule

Published on: April 03, 2015

Minnesota Blitz Championship: Jun 28 (Roseville Oval) Past Events Noel Skelton Region 6 Championship:...

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03 Apr

2015 Golden Gopher Open

Published on: April 03, 2015
03 Apr

Commanding the Chessboard

Published on: April 03, 2015
02 Apr

MSCA on Chess.com

Published on: April 02, 2015

Consider joining the MSCA group on Chess.com ...

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02 Apr

50th Minnesota Scholastic Championship Results

Published on: April 02, 2015

Congratulations to our 50th Annual Minnesota Scholastic Champions and Championship teams and everyone who participated in this event! The four way for first place in the K-12 section will be resolved by a double round-robin playoff at the MN Chess Castle...

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22 Mar

2015 Minnesota Championship

Published on: March 22, 2015

The 2015 Minnesota Closed Championships were held at the Castle Chess Club in Minneapolis on March 13-15. Congratulations to Sean Nagle, 2015 Minnesota...

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19 Mar

Caro Crush!

Published on: March 19, 2015

Check out this excellent Caro-Kann game annotated by Roger Rudolph. Qatar Masters, ...

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29 Jan

St. Paul Winter Open

Published on: January 29, 2015

The St. Paul Winter Open was held January 24-25 in Roseville with 119 participants. The tournament had a clear 1st place winner in every section. ...

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