The Epiphany School
Hosts Chess Tournament

March 12, 2017
12:00 p.m. to 6:30 p.m.

Location: 141 East 28th Street New York, NY 10016.

Located on 28th Street, between 3rd Avenue and Lexington.  (Upper School Campus Gym)

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Open to ALL SCHOOLS
ALL Chess Players Grades K – 8th
AND 
Challengers and Championship Sections for ALL Chess Players Grades K-12
Parent supervision is required.

AWARDS:

  • Trophies for Top 10 players in each Section, with medals to all other participants!
  • * Team Trophy for Top Three Schools in each Section. * To qualify as a ‘school team’ for any given section; a school must have a minimum of 2 players for that section. There must be a minimum of 2 schools competing in a section to earn the prize for that section. Top 3 individual scores in a section count towards the school team’s score for that section.

Chess sets will be provided. Please bring your chess clock if you have one.

TOURNAMENT FORMAT:  Swiss System. All Sections are Rated. Sections may be combined.

USCF membership is mandatory. Membership sign-up is available onsite.

Tournament Schedule:

  • Onsite registrations: 11:45 a.m. to 12:15 p.m.
  • Announcements and Player Check-In: 12:15 p.m. – 12:30 p.m. Rounds begin at 12:30 p.m.

Tournament Sections:

  • K-1 Open Section: 12:30 p.m – 4:00 p.m; Awards Ceremony 4:30 p.m; 4 Rounds; Game 25; 5 sec delay
  • 2-4 Open Section: 12:30 p.m – 4:00 p.m; Awards Ceremony 4:30 p.m; 4 Rounds; Game 25; 5 sec delay
  • 5-8 Open Section:  12:30 p.m – 4:00 p.m; Awards Ceremony 4:30 p.m; 4 Rounds; Game 25; 5 sec delay
  • Challengers K-12; Minimum Rating 700:  12:30 p.m – 5:00 p.m; Awards Ceremony 6:30 p.m; 3 Rounds; Game 55; 5 sec delay
  • Championship K-12; Minimum Rating 1000:  12:30 p.m – 5:00 p.m; Awards Ceremony 6:30 p.m; 3 Rounds; Game 55; 5 sec delay

Contact/Tournament Organizer: Beatriz Marinello; Email: INFO@chesseducators.com; Phone: 917-553-4522

ENTRY FEES:

All players:

  • $40 if received by Feb. 12, 2017; $50 if received between Feb. 13 – March 11, 2017 until 8pm day before the tournament.
  • $60 On Site Registration (Closes 15 min, before the start of Round 1)

Registration & Payment:

For More Information Contact: Beatriz Marinello (917)553-4522 or INFO@Chesseducators.com.

Refunds:
If a player withdraws from the tournament by noon on the Friday before the tournament, a refund minus a $20 processing fee will be provided. Alternatively, the registration fee can be transferred to a future tournament, minus a $20 processing fee. Withdrawal requests must be sent via email to info@chesseducators.com. Refunds will not be issued to players that withdraw after 12:00pm EST on the Friday before the event.

For more information about The Epiphany School please visit www.theepiphanyschool.org.