GM/IM NORM INVITATIONAL- SUMMER

The 2020 Summer CCCSA GM/IM Norm Invitational will take place August 19-24, 2020 for the GM section and August 19-23, 2020 for the IM section.. There will be 1 GM group and 1 IM group where participants will be looking to score their norms or even get their IM/GM titles! Each group will feature 10 players.

 

This particular tournament offers a "6-day" GM norm. 

The CCCSA has organized 14 GM/IM Norm Invitational tournaments thus far and has produced 33 norms.

 

 

6-Day GM Norm Possible

Safety Precautions/Measures in Effect

 

When:

August 19-24, 2020 (GM)

August 19-23, 2020 (IM)

Where:

Charlotte Chess Center

10700 Kettering Drive, Unit E

Charlotte, NC 28226

Hotel:

Hilton Garden Inn - Pineville

425 Town Centre Blvd.

Pineville, NC 28134

$114/Night - Free Internet, Shuttle to the Center

BOOKING LINK

Registration:

Invitation Only; Players May Inquire Using Form Here

Time Control:

G/90 minutes; increment 30 seconds

 

Schedule:

Entry Fees:

$800 for GM/IM norm hunters

$600 for foreign GM/IM norm hunters

Special Notes

SEE ALL TOURNAMENT REGULATIONS HERE

COVID-19 Measures 

We will almost certainly not cancel or postpone this event due to COVID-19.  Restaurants, business, and travel have been open in North Carolina since May 20.  We will be taking many preventative measures to ensure the safety of our players:

  • Venue facilities (tournament hall) and all chess equipment will be thoroughly cleaned and disinfected multiple times daily

  • Players and parents who are sick will be asked to stay home One board per table, promoting social distancing

  • Players are not required to shake hands before and after games

  • Multiple hand sanitizer and disinfectant wipe stations will be placed throughout the tournament hall

  • Gloves and masks are recommended but not required

  • Outside spectators will be encouraged to watch games online instead of on-site

Read More on our Norm Tournaments Here

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Confirmed Players:

ABOUT US

The CCCSA conducts weekly and monthly chess events such as weekly rated play, special events, lectures, classes, weekend tournaments.

The CCCSA is constantly making efforts to create partnerships with local and national educational programs to further the expansion of chess not only locally but nationally. 

ADDRESS

980-265-1156

 

10700 Kettering Drive

Unit E
Charlotte, NC 28226

 

info@charlottechesscenter.org

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