Month: August 2017

August 2017 Newsletter

August 31st, 2017   August was an exciting month for Southern Illinois Chess!  We helped co-host the Blindfold King GM Timur Gareyev at Southern Illinois University in Carbondale, Illinois on August 21st shortly after the Total Eclipse!  GM Timur played

Unrated chess tournament in Anna!

The Blindfold King, GM Timur Gareyev hosts 10 player simul during Total Solar Eclipse!

There are currently 5 of 10 player slots still available for this event.  Please contact us ( or use our contact form to RSVP your playing spot today!!!! Please include your uscf rating if you have one available. Games will start