Open Club Tournament

Could there be a better way to inaugurate a Chess Center than conducting a tournament? Let’s do it 🙂 On the 8th of July, Sunday, there will be an open tournament at Aspire Chess Center, Pondicherry. Details below: What? Open Club Tournament under Swiss pairing system. All can play, but entries are restricted to 40. … More Open Club Tournament

Class Plans

What levels are currently being taught? What are the class timings? You teach from basic or only advanced? These are often the first few questions we are asked when we tell people about the plan to start Aspire Chess Center. After a bit of planning, the game plan for the first few months has been … More Class Plans

The Chess Center

When we started looking for a space to house Aspire Chess Center in Pondicherry, we had multiple criteria in mind. One is that the space should have a nice atmosphere, and the second is that commute should not be a burden. We hit upon multiple suggestions, but a space close to the sea was so … More The Chess Center