FRIDAY ACTION QUADS

QUAD FORMAT

The CCCSA conducts a regular "quad" US Chess rated tournament open to all scholastic (K-12) players. Quads, which group students by their skill level, are a great way for students to get closer matchups for a more fun and competitive challenge.

HOW IT WORKS

  • Players must register weekly and in advance 

  • 3 rated games every Friday night

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

  • Entries are first registered, first served

  • Quads are for students (K-12) only

WHEN

April 22

April 29

May 6

May 13 (Skip - K-6 Nationals)

May 20

May 27 (Skip - Memorial Day Weekend)

WHERE

Charlotte Chess Center

10700 Kettering Drive, Unit E

Charlotte, NC 28226

CCC HOURS

6:30pm - 9:30pm

ROUND TIMES

Round 1: 7:00pm 

Round 2: ASAP

Round 3: ASAP

Approximate End Time: 9:00pm

FORMAT

Quads - Students are placed into groups of 4 by their most recent "live" US Chess regular rating to help ensure that students get close matchups.

PRIZES

Medal to winner of each quad

TIME CONTROL

G/25; Increment 5

US Chess Regular Rated

Each player receives 25 minutes plus a 5 second bonus each move to complete each game

ENTRY FEE

CCC Members: $12.50

Non-Members: $15.00

Join the CCC and Save - Only $40 a Year - Save on Camps, Classes, Tournaments and more!

OTHER NOTES

  • Students must be members of US Chess

    • US Chess is the governing body of chess in the US and conducts all of the rating calculations for players.

    • Need a US Chess Membership? Purchase through the CCCSA and Save

  • Must register weekly - first registered, first served

  • Best for players rated under 1500

  • Higher rated players see Tuesday Night Action

  • Great for students playing their first rated games

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

REGISTER HERE

Registration Closes at 6:45pm Every Friday​