RATED SCHOLASTIC

FORMAT

The Rated Scholastic is 4 round tournament with over 20 trophies and medals. This tournament is open to all players ages 17 and below. The event is US Chess rated.

When:

Saturday, August 20

Where:

Charlotte Chess Center

10700 Kettering Drive, Unit E

Charlotte, NC 28226

 

Registration:

Players may register ahead of time using the form below. Limited to first 62 to register.

Registration must be completed online ahead of the event.

Requirements:

  • Ages 17 and under

  • Members of the US Chess Federation

Time Control:

G/25; increment 5

Each player receives 30 minutes plus a 5 second increment to complete the game.

 

Round Times:

Round 1: 10:30am

Round 2: 11:30am 

Round 3: 1:00pm

Round 4: 2:00pm

Approximate end time/awards: 3:15pm

 

Sections:

Under 1500 (ratings between 1000-1500)

Under 1000 (ratings between 500-1000)

Under 500 (ratings under 500)

100 Point Rule: Players may only play up if their rating is within 100 points of the section limit. Example: A player rated 900 may play in the under 1500 section but not a player rated 899.

Byes:

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

1/2 point byes must be requested before the the tournaments starts.

Byes allow a player to skip a round they can not otherwise attend.

Prizes:

Under 1500

Trophies to places 1-5

Medal to top girl

 

Under 1000

Trophies to places 1-8

Medal to top girl

 

Under 500

Trophies to places 1-8

Medal to top girl

 

Entry Fee:

CCC Members: $30.00

Non-Members: $35.00

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Rules:

  • Limited to the first 62 entries.

  • US Chess rules apply - updated monthly rating supplement used.

  • Two optional half-point bye available, request at registration.

  • Weighted wooden sets, digital clocks provided for all sections.

  • Players may only play up if within 100 points of next section cutoff.

CONTACT

  • For questions, concerns, and withdrawals prior to the event email: events@charlottechesscenter.org

  • Fur contact during the event email (above) or call 980-265-1156

 

Registration and Entry Lists Here