Welcome to Hanley Chess Academy (HCA)
Now In Two Locations!

To read our mission statement, please click here.
To read Mr. Hanley's bio, please click here.

Address: 2091 Business Center Dr., Suite 120, Irvine, CA. 92612
Bus Phone: 714-925-3195
Email: hanleychessacademy@gmail.com

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Upcoming Big Events Calendar

  1. 2017 Top 100 USCF Rating List Invitational
    ($1,000 in AYCF Scholarships)


    January 13-14, 2017 @ Hanley Chess Academy, Irvine, CA


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  2. 2017 American Youth Chess Festival
    ($2,500 in AYCF Scholarships)


    January 13-16, 2017 @ Knott's Berry Farm Hotel, Buena Park, CA.


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  3. 2017 American Stars Championship
    March 5, 2017 @ Atrium Hotel, Irvine, CA

  4. 2017 Barber Scholastic
    May 21, 2017 @ Atrium Hotel, Irvine, CA

  5. 2017 American Youth Chess Foundation
    National Championship

    July 14-16, 2017 @ Hyatt Regency International Airport Hotel, Orlando, FL


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  6. HCA Over 1700 Swiss
    Every Saturday Starting at 2pm @ Hanley Chess Academy

  7. Format:
    Any current USCF member who is rated over 1700 is invited to compete in this 3 round Swiss System tournament. Cash prizes offered. Games begin at 2pm and next 2 games start 5 minutes upon completion of previous game. Time Control is G/75; d5. Registration is by Friday midnight.
Current HCA Students on
Top 100 USCF Rating Lists
November 2016

  1. Christopher Flores
    7 & Under, #70
  2. USCF Rating 1092

  3. Samarth Das
    8 & Under, #55
  4. USCF Rating 1379

  5. Marcus Vasquez
    8 & Under, #84,
    USCF Rating 1300

  6. Ishan Vannadil
    8 & Under, #90
  7. USCF Rating 1276

  8. Michelle Goziker
    10 & Under Girls, #67,
    USCF Rating 1044


  9. Stephanie Phares
    11 & Under Girls, #84,
    USCF Rating 1057


  10. Gordon McNeill
    14 & Under, #44,
    USCF Rating 2068


  11. Eric Phares
    13 & Under, #74,
    USCF Rating 1950

Special Recognition to HCA Students Who Passed 1500 USCF Rating!

Congratulations!:

Gordon McNeill - 2065
Eric Lu - 1898
Eric Phares - 1936
Artem Kiryukhin - 1847
Eric Gao - 1798
Marvin Lin - 1632
Justin Cha - 1864
Dylan Sun - 1603
Marcus Vasquez - 1509


Upcoming Big Events Calendar

  1. BASIS Independent Silicon Valley Scholastic
    December 10, 2016 @ BASIS Independent Silicon Valley, San Jose


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  2. BASIS Independent Silicon Valley Scholastic
    January 21, 2017 @ BASIS Independent Silicon Valley, San Jose


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