SD Championship

The SD Championship was closed to SD residents and held in Sioux Falls on October 28th-29th in the club room of the Hy-Vee off Minnesota Avenue and 37th Street.

Nels Truelson successfully defended his title as SD Chess Champ winning 4.5 out of 5.

See the USCF crosstables.

Look at the photos.

Review the games.

See the USCF report at: http://www.uschess.org/msa/XtblMain.php?201510252012-10327776

Lyle Hanson of Rapid City is the 2014 Chess Champion of South Dakota!

Check back for more details, photos, videos, and games for this past weekend

The SD Championship was closed to SD residents and held in Sioux Falls on October 15 and 16 in the club room of the Hy Vee off Minnesota Avenue and 37th Street. Visit http://www.uschess.org/msa/XtblMain.php?201610166762 for details.

Rapid City hosted the 2013 South Dakota Championship at LaQuinta Inn & Suites

2013 Championship Trophies

Trophies provided by Black Hills Laser Design

Jerry John Casteel III of Rapid City won the SDCA Championship  with a perfect score of 5-0.  Jerry passed off the Jr. Championship Trophy to Joshia Marks of Batesland who was the first runner up under 19 years of age in the tournament.  Twenty participants from around the state played in the five round contest that started on National Chess Day, October 12th and concluded on Sunday the 13th.