“Chess season” is over, but that doesn’t mean that you can’t continue to play and work on your game.  If you’re looking for opportunities to play, check out the Event listings on www.il-chess.org.  If you want lessons, you can find local chess teachers at Chess Teachers.


Welcome to BNASC - web home of Bloomington Normal Area Scholastic Chess. BNASC is a Not for Profit organization of Chess Clubs, Teachers, Tournament directors with the purpose of supporting organized Chess Tournament play.   

On the site you will find a Schedule of Events - Listings of Tournament Directors and Teachers - and other articles of interest to the Bloomington Normal Area Scholastic Chess Community. Please send requests to have your event listed on our Schedule of events or requests to be listed as a Tournament Director or Teacher to This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it..