CCCSA K-12 CHAMPIONSHIP

The CCCSA's second annual K-12 chess championship. The event features 50+ individual and team awards!

Free Pizza, T-Shirts, and On-Site Game Analysis

50+ Individual Awards and Team Awards

4 Rounds - K-12 Only - US Chess Rated - All Equipment Provided

Read Tournament Regulations Here

 When:

Saturday, November 13, 2021

Where:

Parker Academic Center

(formerly Barringer Academic Center)

1546 Walton Road

Charlotte, NC 28208

 

Requirements:

Participants must be members of the US Chess Federation

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Participants must be in Grades PK - 12

 

Time Control:

G/30; increment 5

Each player receives 30 minutes plus a 5 second increment (bonus) per move to complete each game. 

 

Round Times:

Round 1: 10:00am

Round 2: 11:15am

Pizza Break 12:30pm-1:15pm

Round 3: 1:15pm

Round 4: 2:30pm

Approximate Awards Time: 3:45pm

Founder of the CCCSA, FM Peter Giannatos, will give a parent seminar on setting expectations after the start of round 1.

Sections:

Grades PK-1

Grades K-3

Grades K-5

Grades K-12

Students are encouraged to play in their proper grade group. 

Awards:

PK - 1

Trophies to Places 1-8

Top 2 Teams

 

K-3

Trophies to Places 1-10

Top 3 Teams

 

K-5

Trophies to Places 1-10

Top 3 Teams

K-12 

Trophies to Places 1-10

Top 3 Middle School Teams

Top High School Team

 

Entry Fee:

 

 $35.00 by Tuesday, November 9

$40.00 after November 9. No on-site registration

10% off for CCCSA Members - Only $40/year for locals and $25/year for travelers.

Register by November 4 for FREE T-Shirt

 

 

Registration:

Register and See Pre-Registration List Here 

 

 

 

Special Notes:

  • CHESS SETS AND CLOCKS PROVIDED

  • Masks required by all in the building. 

  • Can't make it to all of the rounds? You may take a (1) half point bye in any round, request at registration.

  • This is an individual chess tournament with individual and team prizes.  It is not required to be part of a school chess program to play this tournament.

  • Minimum 2 players to make a team and compete for team scores.

  • Top 4 player scores counted towards team score.

  • November 2021 US Chess Ratings used.

  • This tournament is non-elimination, players will play all 4 rounds