Manitoba Scholastic Chess Association News

September 17, 2018: We are pleased to announce a new sponsor. In addition to the FREE Jan 13 tournament both the Oct 14 and Apr 7 tournaments will also be FREE for everyone! In addition, you can look forward to bigger and better trophies at the Manitoba Provincial Championships in March 2018.

September 16, 2018: Tournament results from the Regular Scholastic #1 chess tournament have been posted. Unofficial ratings for this tournament have been calculated.

June 24, 2018: The 2018-2019 scholastic chess tournament schedule is available!

We are pleased to announce several changes including more scholastic tournaments for the school year: A new Grand Prix series of chess tournaments with cash prizes for the overall Grand Prix winners, a FREE training session for beginners (Jan 13), and a FREE (for everyone) regular Sunday tournament (Jan 13).

We will also once again be holding the Scholastic Open Championship (Nov 25) and the Provincial Chess Championships (March).

The Manitoba Scholastic Chess Association is a non-profit organization. It is run entirely by volunteers who give their time in order to bring the game of chess to as many students as possible. If you are interested in becoming a sponsor please contact Jeremie Piche by e-mail: