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Wednesday Action Quads

Aug 21, 2024

CCC (Main/South)

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REGISTER

OVERVIEW

A 3 round "quad" US Chess-rated tournament open to all adult players and youth.  Quads, which group players by their skill level, are a great way to ensure closer matchups for a more fun and competitive challenge. Opportunity to play 3 regular rated games in one night!


WHEN

Every Wednesday Night!


WHERE

Charlotte Chess Center - Main/South Campus

10700 Kettering Drive, Unit E

Charlotte, NC 28226


CCC HOURS

6:00pm - 10:00pm



REQUIREMENTS


ROUND TIMES

Round 1: 7:00pm

Round 2: ASAP

Round 3: ASAP

End Time: Between 8:30pm-10:00pm depending on quad.



HOW IT WORKS

  • Players must register weekly and in advance 

  • Quads - players placed into groups of 4 by their most recent US Chess rating*

  • 3 US Chess rated games every Wednesday night

    • Top 6 quads also FIDE rapid rated

  • Each evening will be limited to the first 60 players to register 

  • Entries are first registered, first served​


*Minor roster shifts to avoid family member pairings may be possible

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PRIZES

$40 to the winner of each quad; $45 for perfect 3-0 score

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TIME CONTROL

G/20; Increment 10

Each player receives 20 minutes plus a 10 second bonus each move to complete each game


ENTRY FEE

CCC Members Rated 2000+: Free Entry ($20 deducted from any prize)

CCC Members: $20.00

Non-Members: $25.00

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CONTACT



WITHDRAWAL

Please use this link if you have registered and would like to withdraw from this event.

NOTES

  • All players must be members of US Chess

  • Must register weekly - first registered, first served

  • Quad players are not permitted to withdraw mid-event.  Forfeiters will not be able to enter future CCC events.

  • For more events including online options, please take a look at our event schedule



REFUNDS

  • $3 transaction fee until Tuesday (one day before the event)

  • $5 transaction fee for same-day cancellations until 6:00pm

  • Players must withdraw by 6:00 if they are not going to play - no refund for cancellations after 6:00pm

  • All registration closes at 6:30pm

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