Chess Tournament: Sat. August 22

Posting ID : A1068517946
Date Posted : 2015-08-19
Category : General Community

The Tournaments for beginners and intermediate/advanced will take on Saturday, 08/22, from 2 pm to about 4 pm at Little Champs children club, 1025 South De Anza Blvd., San Jose, CA 95129
11 am - blitz (5-min game) rated tournament with prizes (fee is $17)
2:00 pm - regular 30-min game rated tournament with prizes (fee is $28)
For both tournaments together registration fee is $40 (and 10% discount for sibling).
Extra prize: a person with maximum points collected in both tournaments will also receive a chess book or MP3 player.

The USCF rated tournament format: Quads (every player will play 3 games with time control 30 min per game per each player) or Swiss (depends on the participants); The tournament is open for everyone.
Awards: Trophies / prizes (medals, chess books)
Every participant must be a current member of the USCF. The USCF kids membership fee is $17 per year.

Fee is not refundable if canceled less than 48-hr before the tournament. Please bring your set and chess clock if it's possible.

Parents: a separate non-official tournament, the same place and time. The fee is $12.
Grand prize - for the best CHESS FAMILY (kid's points and parent's points will be combined): coffee maker Gevalia
Registration via email is mandatory. To register: please reply to this advertisement with subject line "Chess Tournament" and participant's full name, USCF id and phone/address. No entry on the site.

Best chess regards,
Coach Alex, Tournament Director

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