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Tuesday Night Action

Dec 19, 2023

CCC (Main/South)



NEW - Prizes in all sections!


One US Chess-rated game every Tuesday night. This is a great way for players to get weekly practice without committing a whole weekend to play a tournament. The Top Section also FIDE-rated - offering the only free weekly FIDE-rated game in the country! In addition, there is a free lecture before the games begin. 


Every Tuesday!


Charlotte Chess Center - Main/South

10700 Kettering Drive, Unit E

Charlotte, NC 28226


5:45pm - 11:00pm​


Lecture: 6:00pm

Game: 7:00pm


  • Participants must be members of the US Chess

  • Participants must be members of the CCC

  • Open to all players in grades 9-12 and adults

  • Students in grades K-8 must be rated over 900

K-8 players rated under 900 - See Monday Action Quads, Wednesday Action Quads, Friday Action Quads, and Sunday Action Quads


  • Lecture with FM Peter Giannatos prior to rated games from 6:00pm-6:45pm

  • Players must register weekly and in advance using the online registration system

  • Each Tuesday evening will be limited to the first 62 players to register

  • TNA registration will close at 6:30pm if not already full

  • Once spots are filled, players may email to be placed on the waitlist.


TOP (1600+) 

Under 1600

Under 1200


  • Players who score 3.5 points out of 4 will win a free quad entry.

  • Section winners will receive CCC merch.

See special notes below for all details.


Top Section: G/85 mins; inc/5 - FIDE and US Chess Rated

U1600 & U1200 Sections: G/60 mins; inc/5 - US Chess Rated


Free, must be a CCC Member - CCC membership only $40/year - join today!​


  • For questions, concerns, and withdrawals prior to the event email:

  • For contact during the event email (above) or call 980-265-1156


  • Top Section is FIDE-rated - FIDE rules apply, except for US Chess penalties for cell phone infractions.  

  • Tournament Directors will accelerate pairings to pair players close in rating when possible

  • Most recent "live" US Chess regular ratings used for all sections to ensure close matchups

  • TNA is a monthly tournament - the rating report is submitted on the last Tuesday of the month, and a new event begins on the first Tuesday of each month.  TNA events may be 4 or 5 rounds depending on the month.

  • Open to high schoolers and adults of any rating, including unrated

  • Students in grades K-8 must be rated 900+

  • For all CCC events, bookmark our events calendar

  • All players must use CCC equipment - wooden sets and digital clocks provided

  • Prizes:

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