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  • What are clubs & teams? What is the difference?

    Clubs Chess.com Clubs and Teams allow members to form separate clubs around interests, hobbies, nationalities, friendships, etc. All clubs get their own forums, news, events, and photos. Teams Teams a

  • How do I join a club?

    Clubs offer a lot of opportunities, whether it’s playing Club Matches, or playing vote chess together, or simply to meet people from your area, or with your same interests! To find and join a club,

  • How do I post a forum topic in my club?

    Each club has its own special forum area just for the club, only visible to club members! To post there, first navigate to your club's home page by hovering your mouse over 'connect' and clicking on

  • What are club matches?

    There are lots of ways to play chess on chess.com, and one fun way is when two clubs play against each other! A club match is different than a tournament, because instead of one person winning, the

  • I'm experiencing harassment or other abuse in my club. What can I do?

    Our goal for making clubs at Chess.com was to allow many different cultures to grow on our site. Many people have severe disagreements about what is acceptable behavior, and what is not, so by

  • How do I create a club?

    Clubs are great ways to get in contact with people who live in your area, or have the same interests as you. To create your own club, you must first be a premium member. If you are a gold, platinum

  • How do I quit a club?

    To remove yourself from a club you will need to visit the club homepage and then click the gear icon for the club settings. This is on the right side of the 'notes' header. You can also click on

  • How do I use club chat?

    All clubs have club chat! A chat room where you can chat with other members of your club! To get to club chat, look in the right side menu on your club home page, and click on 'chat': This will take

  • What are the different club roles?

    Clubs are a great way to meet new players with your same interests, and to participate in club matches, vote chess, and more! There are several roles with different abilities you can use to manage

  • How can I mute someone in my club?

    If you are a Super Admin in your club, you have the ability to mute members, which will remove the ability to post or comment from that member. First go to your club page, and click on 'members' on

  • How do I turn on/off emails and mobile notifications?

    To change your notification settings, click on the settings gear icon on the bottom left of any page on Chess.com, and then select 'notifications'. Or, click here!:

  • How do I Invite people to my Daily tournament?

    So, you’ve created a Daily tournament and need people to join. Here’s how to invite people! Inside the tournament, under ‘TD Tools’ click ‘invite players’ This will open a window with further

  • How do I invite someone to join my club?

    If you want to invite more members to your club, use the "Invite Members" link under “Manage Club” on the right-hand side of your club's Admin page. Then simply list all of the players you wish to

  • How do I challenge another club to a match?

    To challenge another club, first go to the homepage of the club you want to issue the challenge from. Go to the clubs home page: https://www.chess.com/clubs Select the club you want, then from the

  • How do I add, remove, or change a club admin?

    If you need some help managing your club, you may want to promote some members to an admin role, or even a super admin role. Here’s how! From your club home page, click on ‘members’ on the right

  • Is it against the rules to impersonate another member or club?

    Yes. It is definitely against the rules to impersonate another Chess.com member, either by using their image or copying their content. It is also against the rules to impersonate or copy an already

  • How can I create a Live (Blitz, Bullet, Rapid) Tournament?

    The first step to create a Live tournament is to be the owner or admin of a club! Live tournaments are always created through a club. If you need a club, you can see how to create your own club here,

  • How do I join a Team Vote Chess game?

    When a new Team Vote Chess game is started, all members of the group will get a message to view and then join the game. Or, you can go to your club’s homepage and then under the Club Menu click on

  • Two players in 4 player chess FFA teamed up on me! Isn't that against the rules?

    Making alliances and teaming up in 4 player chess is NOT explicitly against the rules, as long as it is not prearranged. It’s simply the best strategy to (temporarily) cooperate with the opposite

  • How do I join a chess league?

    Leagues provide great opportunities to represent your nation, state, city and community in many different types of chess, including daily chess, vote chess, rapid and bullet. To participate, you will

  • How do I join the Beta?

    If you want to test out new features before they are released, join the Beta and help us out! The only requirements are that your account be at least 30 days old, and you must have 1 activity point

  • How do I join a team match?

    When a new team match starts, all members of that group/team will receive a message in their inbox asking them to join. You can click the link in the message to view and then join the match. Or, you c

  • What are thematic games?

    Thematic games start with the first few moves of a specific opening already made. These games are set up this way by whoever creates the game, club match, or tournament. For example, if you were

  • How do I invite people to my Live tournament?

    After you've created your Live tournament for people in your club to play, you'll want to invite them! How can you do that? First, go to Live chess by hovering over 'play' in the left menu and

  • How do I connect my USCF ID to my Chess.com account?

    US Chess Federation members can use their member ID to play US Chess rated chess on Chess.com. Here’s how to connect your USCF account to your Chess.com account! Request to join the US Chess club.

  • Are there Bughouse tournaments? How do I join one?

    There are Bughouse tournaments, and they happen every 6 hours by the following schedule: 4:20 am, 10:20 am, 4:20 pm, 10:20 pm PT You can also see the full schedule, and more info by joining the

  • What are leaderboards?

    Leaderboards show the ranking of players on Chess.com in various game types or areas. There is a leaderboard for Bullet, Rapid, Blitz, Daily, every variant, tournaments, and even for Puzzle Rush! To

  • What does each level of membership get me?

    If you are thinking about buying a membership on Chess.com, you are probably curious about what each membership level offers. Here is a breakdown of each membership type, and all the features

  • What is a Sandbagger?

    A sandbagger is a player who intentionally lowers their rating by losing on purpose, often with the intent of entering tournaments that they can easily win. If one player has completely dominated a

  • 4 Player Chess (4PC)

    Four Player Chess Rules There are 2 main variations of 4 Player Chess (4PC): Teams and Free-for-All. Teams Gameplay begins with the Red player. Clockwise move order: Red, Blue, Yellow, Green. Your

  • How do I create a Daily tournament?

    Whether you have a group of friends, a club, or a class, there are many reasons you may want to create your own tournament. First, you must meet some requirements: To create a tournament, you must be

  • How do I Put a Game or Puzzle in a Forum Post?

    Chess.com allows users to insert their own puzzles or games into forum posts and blog posts! This can be a fun way to give daily puzzles to your club, or to discuss a game. Here’s how: In the option