Welcome to Young Master Chess

North Carolina's Premier Scholastic Chess Instructional Program



Fall Break Tournament Results

Thanks to everyone who came to the Young Master Chess Fall Tournament on Friday, October 29th.

We had more than 125 players from 12 area schools!

Here are the results.


Join the Young Master Chess Online League!

Young Master Chess is excited to announce a new opportunity for Charlotte area chess students: the Young Master Chess Online League!

Play chess online with other area students for fun, practice & prizes! Compete against other Charlotte school teams - the more players from each school that participate, the higher the team score. Tell your classmates!

The league begins Monday, September 27.

Sign up today!


Special Gold Membership Rate for ChessKid.com

Young Master Chess is offering a special Gold Membership rate for ChessKid.com.

ChessKid.com is an awesome educational Web site that allows for blitz chess, slow games, video lessons and tactics training.

The site has easy-to-understand, very affordable interactive chess resources with it's Gold Membership: unlimited access to its tactics trainer, video lessons, articles, computer workout tools & the ability for students to review all the games they ever play online.

In addition to the Young Master Chess Online League play, it's a great learning tool - available to you anytime (for less than the cost of one private lesson!).

Click here to learn more.


Fall Break Tournament Registration closed

Registration for the Young Master Chess Fall Break Tournament is now CLOSED.

Thanks to everyone who registered online! We'll see you this Friday, Oct. 29. at Myers Park Traditional School.

Please note: Due to the large number of participants signed up for this tournament, we will NOT be accepting on-site registrations the day of the tournament. We originally planned to but we are already at capacity. Thank you for understanding. Our goal is to make the tournament a fun & rewarding experience for everyone who participates. We look forward to seeing you at the next Young Master Chess tournament in January!


Chess Club Applications

If you didn't receive an application for your child's chess club, please email Mike at charlottechess@gmail.com and he will email one to you.

Be sure to include your name, your child's name & the name of your child's school.