Coventry Commonwealth Games of Virginia

The 2009 Virginia State Games is organized by Coventry Commonwealth Games of Virginia.

Once again, a two-day tournament was held at the Tanglewood Holiday Inn.

The event is U.S.C.F. - rated in both the Scholastic and the Adult sections.

The Youth section was held on July 18th and the Adult section was held on July 19th.

As we have done since its inception, the Roanoke Valley Chess Club once again supported and promoted this chess tournament with several publicity mailings, with pass-out literature distribution, as well as with the promotion of the event on our web page.

We continue to strongly urge Valley chess players to play in the chess tournament part of the State Games. This event offers chess players an exciting way to hone their skills in a prestigious chess event.

As always, the participating players in this year's tournament had a very fun-filled and stimulating experience chess experience ! For more detailed information regarding the tournament and the standings of its participants, please click HERE for the link to the U.S.C.F. tournament report site.