Chess NOLA Fall Scholastic

posted Sep 11, 2014, 4:21 PM by Louisiana Chess   [ updated Feb 9, 2015, 3:16 PM ]
Chess NOLA Fall Scholastic 
Saturday, September 20, 2014 
Jesuit High School 
Corner of Carrollton Avenue & Banks Street

5 round SS G/25 d5* 
Four sections: K-12, K-6, K-3, & Rated Beginners' Open**
Entry fee: $20 until 9 p.m. Friday, Sept. 19; $25 on-site.
United States Chess Federation Membership required for this rated event. Players new to USCF may purchase a 1-year membership w/ registration for a discounted price of $10*** 
Pre-registration preferred. On site registration 8:30-9:15 a.m. 
First round 9:30 a.m. Subsequent rounds ASAP following prior round, approximately 11:00; 12:15; 1:30; and 2:45. 
Awards approximately 4:00 p.m. 
Trophies to at least top 5 players in each section.

*One half-point bye available for any round if requested before the end of round 2. 
**The Rated Beginners' Open is for K-12 players of any age who are previously unrated or whose USCF rating is below 450. 
***Regular price for USCF membership is $17 for those 12 & under; $22 for those 13-15; and $26 for 16-25. 

Please read the attached flyer for more registration information.
Louisiana Chess,
Sep 11, 2014, 4:21 PM