Mississippi Chess Coaches
TWF Chess - Tyler Wesley Freeman - USCF Certified Chess Coach
DR Chess - Dave Ross, International Master and Chess Coach
Mississippi Chess Association - our sister organization promotes chess tournaments throughout the state for players of all ages. Includes a list of local clubs and upcoming events.
United States Chess Federation (USCF) - the national governing body for chess. The MSCA is a USCF affiliate. Site provides membership information, ratings, national tournaments, and a chess event calendar.
Mississippi Chess on Facebook - join the group to connect with local players from around the state.
Southwest Mississippi Chess Foundation - organizing unrated tournaments in Meadville, MS.
US Chess Trust - this foundation has several programs designed to help schools launch chess teams. They currently offer free chess equipment and up to 10 USCF memberships for schools with financial need.
Chess.com - this popular site offers online chess, video lessons, and training materials to help improve your game.
Internet Chess Club (ICC) - the original home of online chess and still one of the largest.
Mid-South Chess - operates an annual chess summer camp in Memphis.
Jackson Prep Chess Camp - For many years, Prep has offered a summer chess camp as part of their enrichment programs.
Cajun Chess - online supplier of chess equipment. Cajun Chess usually runs the chess store at our local tournaments and also organizes many large-scale events of their own.
Chess Clubs in Mississippi
Center Hill Chess Club (Mondays in Olive Branch)
Desoto Chess Club (Tuesdays in Olive Branch)
Jackson Chess Club (generally meets Thursday evenings, see Mississippi Chess page on Facebook for location)
Vicksburg Chess Club meets in the Senior Center in downtown Vicksburg (Tuesday evenings)
Picayune Chess Club meets on Monday Night, 6:00 - 9:00 pm at the IHOP, 500 S. LOFTON, PICAYUNE, MS 39466