Participants younger than 6th grade must be accompanied by an adult.
There is a $10 registration fee per player for each tournament. (Your coach will check you in on Tournament Day.)
All players will register here to let us know you intend to play. “Invitational & Open Players” will be determined by their Chess Instructor the day of the event. This is a great opportunity to play against students from other schools!
Tournament schedules overlap so players can only enter one tournament.
All Pre-Registered Check-In & Walk-In Registration 8:15am-8:45am, Rules at 9:00am in the Cafeteria.
Play Begins soon after 9am pending the posting of the board assignments for the Following Tournaments:
Chess Sections, Rounds & Awards: (rounds will be based on registration numbers)
- 1st-5th Grade Elementary Invitational Tournament (6 Rounds) Awards; 1st-5th Place Trophies Overall, 1st-3rd Place Trophies in each association school, 1st-3rd Place Trophies 1st & 2nd Grade, & Ribbon Medals for all other participants.
- K-5th Grade Elementary Open Tournament (5-6 Rounds) Awards; 1st-5th Place Trophies Overall, 1st-3rd Place Trophies for 3rd to 5th Grade, 1st-3rd Place Trophies for K-2nd Grade, & Participation Ribbons for all participants.
- (NEW for 2018) 6th-12th Grade Secondary Invitational Tournament (4-5 Rounds) Awards; 1st-5th Place Trophies Overall & Participation Ribbons for all participants.
- 6th-12th Grade Secondary Open Tournament (4-5 Rounds) Awards; 1st-5th Place Trophies Overall & Participation Ribbons for all participants.
The Strategy Game Invitational has been moved to Sunday, April 29th Noon to 4:30pm. Now you can play in the chess and the strategy game tournament! (Adults are now “Invited” to compete this year with the students!)
- 6th-Adult Invitational Tournament (4 Rounds) Awards; 1st-5th Place Trophies Overall, 1st-3rd Place Trophies for 6th to 8th Grade, 1st-3rd Place Trophies for 9th to 12th Grade, and participation ribbons for all.
End Times & Concessions:
End Times will vary for each competition. Last year, competitions ended between 1-3pm.
The hard end time is 4pm for all activities.
Concessions will be available 8:30am to 3pm.