Upcoming Tournaments

 

 

 

Cecil County Quads, 4th Saturday of each month

Mask Required at this tournament

Format:           3 round Quads                          Players split into groups of 4 by rating                     

There may also be a Swiss 3 rounds

 Time control:  Game 90 min. 5 sec. delay – G/90;d5

 Prizes:             $60 for first prize in each Quad                $60 for first in Swiss, 2 nd prize in Swiss $30

 Round times:  Round 1- 10:00 am                          Round 2- 1:30 pm                          Round 3- 5:00 pm

 Location:         St. Mary Anne’s Episcopal Church                           315 S. Main St.                          North East, Md. 21901                          In the White building at that address.                       

Entry Fee:       $25

 Registration:   9:00 am to 9:40am  Questions:       John Anderson                          Cell Phone-302-593-3752                          E-mail-  daoceanandjohn@aol.com                          E-mail is preferred method of communication                          Please email me by Thursday if you plan to come so I can pre-register you Other info:      Coffee, tea, snacks, and PIZZA available-Requesting donation to cover it.                  

        Score sheets available, I have notation books for sale                          

USCF membership is required and notation must be recorded

Tri-State Chess Club https://www.tristatechess.club/

Over the board chess Monday from 6:30 to 11 PM at the Ridley Park United Methodist Church, 501 N Swarthmore Ave, Ridley Park, PA.  

An online chess.com club: https://www.chess.com/club/tri-state-chess-club. Matches are 30 +10 second increment, 3-round Swiss

KNIGHTS OF COLUMBUS 18th ANNUAL
CATHOLIC YOUTH
CHESS TOURNAMENT
Open to students in grades K-8 who attend Delaware Catholic Elementary Schools or Parish PREP Programs
SATURDAY, MARCH 5, 2022
Former St. Helena’s Grade School Cafeteria Masci
Hall, 210 Bellefonte Avenue, Wilmington,DE 19809
Bob Wilder (Bear Library Chess Club –
Tournament Director
We follow local COVID protocols
Format. The tournament will be in three sections (grades K-3, K-6, and K-8).
Each participant will play 5 games. The “Swiss System” will be used for pairings, so that players with roughly equal scores will play each other. One hour will be allotted for each game; if a chess clock is used, each player will have 30 minutes for the full game.
Prizes. In each section, trophies will be awarded to:
*Top 3 individuals
*Top 3 teams (the 4 highest-scoring students from a school count as the team)
All players will receive souvenir medallions.
Schedule. Please be present by 8:30 AM for opening prayer and announcements. Games will begin at (approximately) 9:00, 10:15, 11:30, 1:00, and 2:15. Lunch and snacks will be on sale at the tournament site. Prizes will be awarded after the last round ends, at about 3:30 PM.
Registration. Fill out the attached form and mail it in as early as possible. Photocopy it for additional entrants. The entry fee is $15.00 per player if postmarked by February 19th, or $20.00 per player after this date. Entries must be received by February 26th. There will be no onsite registration.
Other information. Beginners and experienced players are both welcome. Please bring a chess set and board, plus a chess clock if you have one. Equipment is not supplied. Younger children must be supervised by an adult.
Questions? Contact Felix Spitelle at 302-658-2713 or fspitelle@yahoo.com