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Scholastic Tournament

Date

Booster Saturday - November 25, 2017
Junior Varsity Sunday - November 26, 2017
Varsity (Sat - Sun) Nov. 25 - 26, 2017

Tournament Venue

Hilton Costa Mesa
Address: 3050 Bristol St, Costa Mesa, CA 92626
view map and hotel information
Book a room at the hotel. Chess Rate $119 until October 21st.
$13 Parking fee per car per day

Entry Fee

TBD: Please visit the site again soon.

We recommend coaches to contact us directly via contact page for bulk entries.

Memberships and Ratings

All Varsity and Junior Varsity Sections are USCF rated, therefore all players must have an active USCF membership.
You can sign-up or renew your membership here.
All Booster sections are non USCF rated, therefore a USCF membership is not required.

Sections and Format

Booster - Nov. 25th
Sections:Each Grade in K-12 will have its own section
Rounds:8-12 Games - non USCF Rated
Time Control: Game/15 minutes (optional)

Junior Varsity - Nov. 26th
Sections:
K-1
K-3 rated U600 (under 600)
K-6 rated U600
K-6 rated U800
K-8 rated U1000
K-12 rated U1200
(Player's rating must be under the indicated rating)
Rounds:5 Rounds Swiss System - USCF Rated
Time Control: Game/30 minutes

Varsity - Nov. 25 - 26
Sections:
K-3
K-6
K-12
Rounds:5 Rounds Swiss System - USCF Rated
Time Control: Game/75 minutes

Schedule

Booster: Saturday - Nov. 25, 2017
All rounds will take place from 9:30am - 2:00pm.
Lunch break from 12pm-1pm
Awards - 3pm

Junior Varsity: Sunday- Nov. 26
Round 1 - 9:00 am
Round 2 - 10:45 am
Round 3 - 12:30 pm
Round 4 - 2:00 pm
Round 5 - 3:30 pm
Awards - 5:00 pm

Varsity:
Saturday - Nov. 25
Round 1 - 9am
Round 2 - 12:15pm
Round 3 - 3:15 pm
Sunday - Nov. 26
Round 4 - 9am
Round 5 - 12:15 pm
Awards - 3:30pm

Other Information

Bye Policy
Players may request 1 half-point bye before the start of the tournament.
Equipment
Players in all Varsity sections must bring their own sets and clocks, none will be provided.
Chess sets will be provided for the all Junior Varsity and Booster sections, you may bring a chess clock if you have one.
Chess equipment will be available for purchase onsite.



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