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Scheduled Events v.​ On-Demand Chess

There are lots of opportunities to play chess now that the entire world is online. Let’s explore: 1. On-Demand Chess Games There are a bunch of really great sites that…

Release Notes 2020-07-16

Lots of bug-fixes this week on Tornelo.com and tightening of our Privacy Features. The release is not yet live, it will take place this weekend. If you have any questions prior to us…

Release Notes 2020-07-02

There are some major changes planned for the latest Tornelo release (due to go live later today). Please take note of the following: 1. Changes: Global Rating List All players are now on…

You can’t do that…

Chess.com and lichess.org are FANTASTIC on-demand chess platforms. But, they just don’t offer the control or flexibility that an arbiter really needs to run a great chess tournament. These mega-platforms…

Release Notes 2020-06-17

Dear Arbiters, The release today is just for you! 1. Feature: Call Arbiter button All players will now see a Call Arbiter button on their game. The Tournament Lobby will display a…

Interschool Chess

Kids Unlimited runs about 200 chess tournaments per year with between 80 and 100 players. The admin required to manage the entry processes used to be a full-time admin job.…

Saturday Allegro

The Melbourne Chess Club is the oldest chess club in the Southern Hemisphere. Located in a club-owned building in the inner suburbs, they have around 150 members and run a…

Junior Online Oceania Chess League

A couple of chess coaches got together to organise a friendly match between cities in Australia and New Zealand. Three weeks later there were 280 players registered and another 20…

The Sarapu Cup

This highly successful monthly junior chess tournament is run by chess coaching business, Chess Power in Auckland, New Zealand. In early 2020 over-the-board chess was stopped dead in it’s tracks…
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