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.


Saturday, August 20


Charlotte Chess Center

10700 Kettering Drive, Unit E

Charlotte, NC 28226



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.


  • 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



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.


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.


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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  • 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.


  • 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