Powhatan District has hosted a Chess Classic for a decade under the direction of Roger Claff and Peter Snow. This year, they are expanding the Chess Classic to be Council-wide. This is a tournament with 5 rounds. Scouts need to register for their age appropriate bracket. Please see the links below for tournament rules and additional details.
The Scouts BSA Tournament will be held on February 2nd at Trinity Presbytarian Church in Herndon, VA. The Cub Scout Tournament will be held on February 9th at St. Raphael School in Rockville, MD.
Those interested in participating in the Cubs Tournament can register at https://scoutingevent.com/082-akelaChess_CUBS. For those who wish to participate in the Scouts BSA Tournament, please visit https://scoutingevent.com/082-akelaChess_SCOUTS for registration and more information.