Tournaments

UPCOMING TOURNAMENT

The next scheduled Chess Katz tournament will be held on Saturday, April 28, 2018 at Haldane Elementary school in Cold Spring, NY.

The address is 15 Craigside Dr, Cold Spring, NY. – Get Directions

DATE

Saturday, April 28, 2018

REGISTRATION

PARTICIPANTS

FEATURES

 

  • Food for purchase
  • Chess Merchandise for purchase
  • Team Tables

Please contact us at info@chesskatz.org by Noon on the Friday before the Tournament if you have a special request.

Please remember this is a NUT-FREE School and no outside food and drinks are allowed in any Team Room.

NUT-FREE Breakfast, Lunch, Snacks, and Beverages available for purchase on site.

If you have questions or would like more information, please feel free to contact us at info@chesskatz.org.

UNRATED SECTIONS

 

Novice 1

Open to K – 3rd Grade students who are Unrated. Students play 4 Rounds. If total round time exceeds 1 hour, clocks will be provided with 5 minutes per player. Tiebreakers will be used if necessary. Trophies for Top 10, Medals for all other participants. Approximate end time 2:30 PM.

Novice 2

Open to 4th-8th Grade students who are Unrated. Students play 4 Rounds. If total round time exceeds 1 hour, clocks will be provided with 5 minutes per player. Tiebreakers will be used if necessary. Trophies for Top 10, Medals for all other participants. Approximate end time 2:30 PM.

RATED SECTIONS  – MUST be a USCF member

 

Booster – K-8 U600

G40/d5, 4 Rounds. Tiebreakers will be used if necessary. Trophies for Top 5, Medals for all other participants.

Reserve – K-12 U1000

G40/d5, 4 Rounds. Tiebreakers will be used if necessary. Trophies for Top 5, Medals for all other participants.

Championship- K-12 rating 1000+

G45/d5, 4 Rounds. Blitz for 1st if needed. Trophies for Top 5, Medals for all other participants.

Schedule

Please arrive 15-30 minutes before start of first round.

 

 

10:00 a.m

All sections set to begin. Please arrive by 9:30

ENTRY FEE AND OTHER INFORMATION

Early Registration until the Monday before the start of the tournament at 11:00 p.m. – $39.

Late Registration until Saturday, the day before the tournament, at 12:00 p.m. – $45.

Registration on site until 9:30 a.m. for all sections – $50.

Financial assistance is available, please e-mail our coaching staff at info@chesskatz.org for discount code information.

The  Tournament Director may move participants up from lower rated sections at their discretion prior to start of first round to ensure that an even number of participants compete.

A maximum of one 1/2 point bye is permitted in all sections.

$10 fee to switch sections on day of the tournament. To switch before please e-mail info@chesskatz.org.

All children under 16 must be supervised by parent or guardian. Please provide a phone number for a parent or guardian at sign up.

By signing up your child for this tournament you agree and acknowledge that photos taken during the event may be used for tournament promotional materials by Chess Katz.

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