CLG Chess Week Fall '21


CLG is excited to announce CLG Chess Week Fall ‘21. We’ll be hosting a variety of events alongside Nemo, a CLG content creator and Women’s Grandmaster. Throughout the week we’ll have CLG staff and talent participate in fun chess challenges as well as LoL creators, talent, and players compete in a charity invitational. We hope to encourage everyone that has found a spark of interest in chess to continue have fun with the game during CLG Chess Week. You can also join the CLG Club on at


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Schedule of Activities

  • TUE | 11.30 - Guess The Elo

  • WED | 12.1 - CLG vs Nemo Challenge

  • THU | 12.2 - LoL x Chess Charity Invitational

  • FRI | 12.3 - Subs vs Plebs Event

  • SAT | 12.4 - CLG Chess Arena


CLG Chess Arena

The CLG Chess Arena will be open to players of all skill levels and intended to be a casual competitive event. Prizes will be distributed across various rating levels to encourage all players to participate and have a chance to experience a chess competition.

  • Date + Time: December 4th @ 12 PM PT / 3 PM ET / 10 PM CEST

  • Format: Arena

  • Time: 3 Min + 0 Increment

  • Length of Tournament: 2 Hours

  • Prize Pool: $2000

  • Stream: CLG.TV

  • Registration:

Winners will be contacted for prize distribution after all fair play checks have been made to ensure the integrity of the arena.


About CLG

CLG is a North American esports organization respected for its championship legacy and passionate fanbase. CLG was founded originally in 2010 as a League of Legends team by George Georgallidis, with the intent of pushing the boundaries of esports and creating a thriving community around it. CLG is now one of the largest esports organizations in the world. CLG fields teams in all leading esports titles: League of Legends, Fortnite, Counter Strike: Global Offensive, Apex Legends and Super Smash Bros. In 2017, CLG partnered with The Madison Square Garden Company (now Madison Square Garden Sports Corp.), allowing CLG to further disrupt and cement its legacy in esports history. CLG has won multiple championships throughout its history, most notable are the LCS Summer 2015 Championship at Madison Square Garden, the LCS Spring 2016 Championship at Mandalay Bay; and the Halo 2016 World Championship in Hollywood, California. More information is available at

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