What we do here


Come to learn from the best. 2000+ rated chess players give lessons weekly. You'll improve in no time!


Join us in tournaments on both the state and national level. These tournaments are great opportunities to meet new people and get more experience.


Want to play with friends? Think chess is boring or slow? If you don't know what bughouse is, come and find out.


Camden Wiseman and Praveen Balakrishnan

Camden Wiseman

Camden Wiseman

Praveen Balakrishnan

Praveen Balakrishnan

About us

Learn about the chess team

TJ's chess team competes on the state and national level. Don't know how to play? Come and learn. Already rated? Come and play against other rated players to sharpen your skills.

TJ has won the Virginia State Scholastic Chess Championships since 2001. Our team also won the National High School Chess Championships in 2018 and 2019.


Contact us

6560 Braddock Rd, Alexandria, VA 22312