WEDNESDAY ACTION QUADS

QUAD FORMAT

The CCC will conduct a "quad" US Chess rated tournament open to all adult players, as well as scholastic (K-12) players with US Chess ratings 800+.  Quads, which group players by their skill level, are a great way to ensure closer matchups for a more fun and competitive challenge. Opportunity to play 3 regular rated games in one night!

HOW IT WORKS

  • Players must register weekly and in advance 

  • 3 rated games every Wednesday night

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

  • Entries are first registered, first served

  • Quads are open to all adult players

  • Quads are open to scholastic players (K-12) rated 800+ 

WHEN

September 14

September 21

September 28

WHERE

Charlotte Chess Center

10700 Kettering Drive, Unit E

Charlotte, NC 28226

CCC HOURS

6:00pm - 10:00pm

ROUND TIMES

NEW START TIME

Round 1: 6:45pm

Round 2: ASAP

Round 3: ASAP

End Time: Between 8:30pm-9:30pm depending on quad.

FORMAT

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

PRIZES

$30 to the winner of each quad; $35 for perfect 3-0 score

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 Rated 2000+: Free Entry ($15 deducted from any prize)

CCC Members: $15.00

Non-Members: $20.00

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OTHER NOTES

  • All players must be members of US Chess

  • Must register weekly - first registered, first served

  • Quad players are not permitted to withdraw mid-event.  Forfeiters will not be able to enter future CCC events.

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

WITHDRAWALS/CONTACT

  • If you cannot make it to the tournament, and have to withdraw, email: events@charlottechesscenter.org

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

  • Refund policy

    • $3 transaction fee until Tuesday (one day before the event)

    • $5 transaction fee for same-day cancellations until 6:00pm

    • No refund for cancellations after 6:00pm

 

Registration and Entry List Here

Registration closes at 6:15pm every Wednesday​ or when capacity limit reached