02/26 Hudson Way Immersion February Chess Championship

Information
Location:

525 W 52nd Street - New York, NY

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Located on 52nd street between 10th and 11th Avenues. We are featuring well lit classrooms, spacious waiting area, COVID Safe protocols,.

We are thrilled to offer One Unrated Section and THREE Rated Sections. 

Unrated Sections

We have 1 unrated section for players who are new to chess in grades K-3 These sections will not count for USCF rating
  • Novice: Unrated: Open to Pre-K – 3rd Grade students who are Unrated. Students play 4 Rounds. If total round time exceeds 40 minutes, clocks will be provided with 5 minutes per player. Tiebreakers will be used if necessary. Place Trophies for Top 5, participation trophies for all other players. Approximate end time 1:30 PM.

Rated Sections

We have 3 rated sections for competitive tournament players
  • K-6 Elementary U500: G25/d5, 4 Rounds. Open to all current USCF members in grades K-6 who are rated <500 using USCF Regular over the board ratings. Tiebreakers will be used if necessary. Trophies for Top 5, Medals for all other participants.
  • K-12 Reserve U1000: G25/d5, 4 Rounds. Tiebreakers will be used if necessary. Trophies for Top 5, Medals for all other participants. Open to current USCF members in grades K-12 who are <1000 USCF rated using the higher of USCF Online Regular rating and USCF Regular over the board ratings.
  • Championship Quads: 900+: We will have 3 rounds of G 40 with a 5 second delay. First place in each quad will receive a $75 amazon gift card.

Schedule

Championship Quads, Reserve and Elementary

Start time - 10:00 AM

Please arrive on site by 9:45 AM. We will begin at 10:00 AM. Each round will begin once all games in the sections have concluded. We will make announcements as to when section pairings are being posted and will have text message alerts

Novice Unrated

Start time - 10:00 AM

Please arrive by 9:45 AM. We will be starting promptly at 10:00 AM

Entry Fee and Other Information

Welcome to our chess tournament at Hudson Way Immersion School

 

Early bird entry fee: $49 by 2/20, regular entry fee: $55

 

Registration deadline is 2/25 - We are not accepting on site registrations

 

There is a $10 fee for section change