U.S. Chess Federation's Official Rules of Chess, 7th Ed. - USCF

Product Code: 716909

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Product Details

This comprehensive rulebook is the only guide sanctioned and compiled by the US Chess Federation, the governing body for chess in the United States. It is designed as a reference for all chess players—but especially tournament chess players—and tournament directors.


This new edition includes:

•All relevant rules updates enacted by US Chess since the 6th edition

•The US Chess Code of Ethics

•Important upgrades to Tournament Director Certification


The US Chess Federation (US Chess) is the official governing body and not-for-profit 501(c)(3) organization for chess players and chess supporters in the United States. Our mission is to empower people, enrich lives, and enhance communities through chess. Our vision is that Chess is recognized as an essential tool that is inclusive, benefits education and rehabilitation, and promotes recreation and friendly competition.

US Chess represents the United States in the World Chess Federation (FIDE), connecting our members to chess players around the world. The United States Chess Federation (now known as US Chess) was founded in 1939 with the merger of the American Chess Federation and the National Chess Federation, US Chess has grown to serve over 94,000 members and 2,000 affiliated chess clubs and organizations today.

Every year, US Chess sanctions and rates over 10,000 tournaments and over half a million games. We host over 25 National Championships and award titles to both amateurs and professionals, ranging from elementary school students to senior citizens.


  • 303 Pages
  • Paperback
  • Published: 2019

Customer Reviews

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Tom T. Day

Excellent book. Read the whole thing. Interesting how the book describes moving the Knight.

Neal Sausen
US CF seventh edition

US CF seventh edition Official rule book of United States what more can be said this is the chess Bible that I go by!

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