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Dragonboat 2019 Tournament Announcement

Dragonboat 2019 Tournament Announcement SCA’s 2019 Dragonboat International Chess Festival will take place on Friday 7 June at Yew Chung International School of Shanghai - Hongqiao campus. Tournament Details A Swiss Style Rapid Tournament with 5 age categories open to all chess players age 18 and under, 8 rounds of tournament chess will be played [...]

Summer Camps 2019

Summer Camps 2019 SCA's Summer Camps and Intensive Courses will take place at Jing'an, Jinqiao and Changning/Gubei Centres from Monday to Friday, June 17 to August 23.   Intensive courses and chess camps are when our students make the most rapid progress, sometimes progressing through one or two levels in just one or two weeks.  [...]

SCA vs MSCS: Online Tournament Review

On Sunday 10th March, at SCA’s Jinqiao Centre 10 of SCA’s best Chess players  participated in a friendly international online tournament with a team from Marat Suleimanov Chess School in St Petersburg, Russia.             VS           The day began with a round of Russian chocolates provided [...]

Dragonboat Tournament Report!

Dragonboat Tournament Report! SCA’s 2019 Dragonboat Tournament was the largest so far, drawing 187 participants from more than 20 international schools across Shanghai. Live commentary Live commentary of the games on the first board, and explanations of Time Control in Chess and Tournament Pairings and Standings System was provided by SCA General Manager, FM Robert [...]

New Year Tournament 2019

New Year Tournament 2019 SCA’s 2019 New Year Tournament last Friday 4 January drew participants from more than 20 international schools across the city and beyond. The tournament was hosted by Yew Chung International School Puxi – Hongqiao campus, with the games taking place under tournament conditions in the sports hall, and parents seating, practice [...]

Golden Week Tournament 2018

Golden Week Tournament Recap 104 competitors participated in SCA’s 2018 Golden Week Tournament at Shanghai Centre last Sunday.  Students from 35 Schools representing 14 Federations played a total of 387 games over 8 rounds! Opening Ceremony Playing Hall 8 rounds for U18, U10 and U8 categories were played in the Atrium 5 rounds for U6 were [...]