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Welcome to the Sparta Chess Club Website

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NEWS

_Welcome Spring Events...

_April 24-28th - National K-5/Middle School, Atlanta, GA
For national tournament details, click here

Our event schedule is listed on the Club Calendar page.
A team email will be sent out with details regarding each event.

* Please send event news and photos to
webmaster@www.spartachessclub.org

September 30, 2013 Article - SPARTA CHESS STARTS 12TH SEASON
The Sparta Chess Club began its twelfth season with initial meetings in the Sparta schools last week.... Chess offers many educational benefits to children of every ability level including critical thinking, focus, teamwork and individual responsibility.... Over the years, members have won 16 NJ Grade Level Championships, two NJ Middle School championships, and four third place finishes at National Scholastic Championships...
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2012-2013 SEASON HIGHLIGHTS
Click here to read more about our past seasons

2013 Sparta Chess Club SuperNationals Team
Coach Murray discussing game strategy
Team excited over Blitz trophies
Coach Murray round table with first place team
Mango Power
Climb the Mountain warm up
Varsity players between rounds
National U1600 Division - 16th Place
National U1200 Division - 8th Place
National U1250 - 14th Place
National U750 Division - 12th Place
National U750 Division - Team and Individual Awards
National U900 Division - 3rd Place
SUPERNATIONALS
HIGH SCHOOL, MIDDLE SCHOOL, ELEMENTARY AND PRIMARY TEAMS
APRIL 4-8, 2013, Nashville, TN
A total of 5335 players traveled to Nashville, TN to play in the fifth edition of the SuperNationals, making it the biggest rated chess tournament in history.

The tournament represented 1500 plus teams from 47 states and the military.

We returned with a total of eight team awards, ten players receiving individual recognition, lots of smiles, and appreciation for our team, our coach Tom Murray, Rick Schluter, and all of our other parent volunteers.
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2011-2012 SEASON HIGHLIGHTS
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September, 2011 - SPARTA CHESS TEAM KICKS OFF 10TH SEASON
Sparta’s chess teams may be some of the town’s most winning competitors.
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NATIONAL HIGH SCHOOL (K-12) CHAMPIONSHIPS
APRIL 15, 2012, Minneapolis, MN
Sparta Chess Team Shines At Nationals
The High School team finished 20th in the U1600 division. The team advanced to a more difficult level of competition due to last years successful 3rd place finish in the U1200 Championships at Nashville.
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NEW JERSEY GRADE LEVEL CHAMPIONSHIPS
NOVEMBER 6, 2011, Brookdale College, Lincroft, NJ
Eight Sparta Chess Teams took several awards including 3 Championship Titles - CONGRATULATIONS to our Kindergarten, 6th and 8th Grade State Champions and coaches! There were many more noteworthy accomplishments: 2nd Place Teams: 10th and 3rd Grades, 3rd Place Team: 4th Grade, 4th Place Teams: 2nd and 7th Grades, as well as many individual awards. Thank you Coach Tom, Rick, and all of our volunteers who have worked hard to offer the best public school chess program in the state of New Jersey! Read more
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