The St. Petersburg Chess Club has been around continuously from 1930 to present in the same location.
The oldest Chess Club in America in the same location! We have people from around the world come to St. Petersburg Florida just to play chess with us. Home of the 9 time Florida State Chess Champion Gary Sanders! International Grand Masters that have played chess here are, Sammy Reshevsky, Bobby Fischer, Larry Christiansen and Yasser Seirawan just to name a few great players. The Club has held Scholastic chess tournaments for the last 30 years or so.
President: Timotey Gospodinov
Vice President: Gene Randolph
Secretary: James Randolph