93rd Kumbaya  
3-Individual/Team Scholastic Chess Only Sections
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2-Sections Open To Both Scholastic & Adult Players

Sunday July 24, 2016


Niles North High School - 9900  North Lawler Street, Skokie, IL 60077, Entrance #2 (Best parking at door #12)



U1200, U700, & Non-rated open to scholastic players.
Individual and Team prizes available.


1600 and above section plus U1600 section open to K-12 and Adult players. Cash prizes. 

 Discounted $30 Early EF through 7/17 on-line ($35 after that - $45 at the door)
Check in/Register  11-11:30 AM for games that start at 12 Noon and then ASAP afterwords

Chess sets provided, Free Wi-Fi, Pizza lunch available.

Please Bring Your Clocks
All rules, regulations, and procedures may be superseded by announcements/postings at the site.     

On-Line  Entry
 FAQs
Pre-Entries List
Entry Fee Schedule



Early
Discounted $30 through 7/17

$35 after that on-line until 7/23, 6 PM 

No phone or USPS entries available.

At The Door
$45 at the door until 11:30 AM

$5 Charge for changes made on day of event.

Rounds ASAP starting at: 12 Noon
Check in or register from 11-11:30 AM to play at 12 Noon. When a round is finished the pairings for the next round will be made ASAP


Rated 1600 & Higher section & U1600 section  = 3 rounds at G/45 d/0 for Scholastic and adult players.

All other sections are 3 rounds at G/30 d/0.
No Delay (d/0) for all sections.



Awards to follow after the last round in the section is finished and prizes for the section are calculated



Byes must be requested before round 2.


Please Bring
Your Clocks


SECTIONS & PRIZES

Rated 1600 or Higher
Open to all Scholastic + Adults, each rated 1600 & above.
 
USCF membership required.

Cash Prizes: $160 based on 6 players:
1st = $100; 2nd = $60

3 Rounds G/45 d/0 (no delay) 

U1600 
Open to all Scholastic + Adults, each rated 1200-1599.
 
USCF membership required.

Cash Prizes: $120 based on 6 players:
1st = $70; 2nd = $50;

3 Rounds G/45 d/0 (no delay)


Under 1200
Open to scholastic players in grades K-12 rated below 1200. USCF membership required.

Trophies: Top 3 teams (2 player minimum, top 3 scores count for team total score); Top 5 individuals plus participation award for others. Tiebreaks used to determine trophy winners.
 
4 Rounds G/30, d/0 (no delay)


Under 700

Open to scholastic players in grades K-8 rated below 700. USCF membership required.

Trophies: Top 3 teams (2 player minimum, top 3 scores count for team total score); Top 5 individuals plus participation award for others. Tiebreaks used to determine trophy winners.

4 Rounds G/30, d/0 (no delay)


Non-Rated
Open to scholastic players in grades K-8. This section will not be rated and USCF membership is not required. Players not providing a USCF ID may be automatically placed in this section.

Trophies: Top 3 teams (2 player minimum, top 3 scores count for team total score); Top 5 individuals. plus participation award for others. Tiebreaks used to determine trophy winners.

4 Rounds G/30, d/0 (no delay)