USCF Rated Scholastic Chess Championship

Date: 17th December at 9:30 AM EST

Your Opportunity to Make a Mark in the Chess World.

Open for All K-12 Students.

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USCF Rated

Chess Tournament

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$35

 

(Tournament Day Registration – $40)

CHESS KLUB USCF Rated Scholastic Chess Tournament

DATE: 17th December 2022
TIME: 09:30 AM
CHECK-IN: 08:30 AM
TIME CONTROL: 30 Minutes
ADDRESS: 852 Gold Hill Rd, Ste 101, Fort Mill, SC 29708

Tournament Details

SECTIONS: UNRATED / Under 500 / Under 1000 / Open
# OF ROUNDS: 5 (Max)
FORMAT: Swiss System
RATING SYSTEM: Quick & Regular

PARTICIPATION ELIGIBILITY: Open to all students through 12th grade.

USCF MEMBERSHIP : All participants must have current USCF membership for the duration of the tournament. Memberships can be purchased on the day of the tournament.

BYE REQUESTS : One half-point bye is allowed, except in the last round. Registration after 8:45 a.m. uses this bye for round one. We must be notified in advance of byes. Byes will be posted for pre-registrations on the web and on the wall charts after each round; correction requests are the responsibility of the player.

PRIZES

Trophies & Medals for each section. Participation Certificates for all. In addition, we will also announce the names of the winners to our mailing list, social media etc.

10 Lucky Winners Will Get

CHESS KLUB Merchandize
2 FREE Trial Lessons each

DIRECTIONS to CHESS KLUB

If you're coming from 77, take exit 88, take right and then again take the right turn at Marcos. Take 2nd right and then 2nd right. Come all the way around the building to reach Ste 101.

Thank you for your interest, Registrations are now closed!

Freuently Asked Questions.

Who is this Chess KLUB for?

Chess KLUB is for any one willing to learn the game of chess as a leisure activity or to take part in competitive chess.

What is the minimum age to be a student?

At Chess KLUB we accept students who are at least 5 years or older

What are the levels of classes that are available?

There are primarily 3 levels – Beginner, Intermediate and Advanced. In the Beginner level we teach the basics of chess, in the Intermediate level we teach Chess tactics and more…and in the Advanced level, we teach various Chess Strategies for the students to take their game to the next level.

How do I know which class I should opt for?

If you do not know chess, you will be at the Beginner level. If you already know chess, then we will assess where you stand and let you know which class you should opt for.

How many classes do you have per month?

At all levels, we will have 4 hours of coaching classes per month and 4 hours of optional practice sessions every weekend.

What is the duration of each class?

Each class is one hour

How does a typical class look like?

A typical class will have 6-8 students. The first 20-30 minutes will be mostly theory classes, followed by 20-30 minutes of game.

How soon can I join?

Once you’ve registered, we will let you know of your class start date. Usually happens within the first 10 days of registration or as part of a new batch, whichever is earlier.

Do you give homework?

Yes, this will depend on the level where you join. Beginners tend to have less homework and those in Advanced levels will have more complex homework/ puzzles to solve.

Is there a curriculum?

Yes, we do a follow a curriculum for each of the levels.

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