Cumming Scholastic Chess Tournament

Cumming Scholastic Chess Tournament

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Cumming Scholastic Chess Tournament

PDF LINK -> CUMMING-SCHOLASTIC
The pandemic is waning as more people are vaccinated, and Over the Board chess is again practical.   In celebration, we are offering a chess tournament for Scholastic players.  This is a four round swiss system tournament with a sudden death time control of  30 minutes plus 5 seconds delay per move; An ideal time control for younger, less experienced players and those who enjoy faster play and more games in a day..  

As COVID is still an issue, you are asked to wear a mask if you have not yet been vaccinated. This of course includes all children 12 or younger.  You are adults, so you are on the honor system in this regard.

If you are playing in a rated section USCF  membership is required.  Two month scholastic membership is $8, one year scholastic membership is $17 without the magazine and $24 (recommended) if you wish to receive the quarterly magazine Chess Life for Kids. You can register online at https://secure2.uschess.org/webstore/member.php or at the tournament.


Where:   1675 Peachtree Pkwy, Suite #180, Cumming Georgia 30041

Who:   Open to all Scholastic Players  (Parents and friends are welcome to play in the open section)


Sections: Open, Under 1000, Under 600, Under 300, Unrated (no USCF membership required)

Details: 4 round Swiss System  

Time Control is G/30 with a 5s delay

Rounds: 10 AM,  12 PM, 1:30 PM, 3 PM

Prizes:  Trophies to first 4 in each section and all plus scores (2.5 or more points)

Registration and Payment:   $30 in advance, $45 on site.  

(If you are name is already listed in pre-registered,  list-> Cumming Scholastic Pre-registered-players

https://services.chesstronics.com/pages/cumming-scholastic-pre-registered-players/?start_date=06-20-2021