Are you ready for fall? Because the Regional scholastic series tournaments are back. They are going to be held on Sundays for three months: August 26, September 30, and October 28, 2018.
Each tournament is a stand-alone tournament, and players can register for any one, two, or all three of the tournaments.
Chess players with a combined score total of 10 points or more from this tournament series, will win an entry to the American Open for any section in the Scholastic Tournament!
Sections, Time Control, & Entry Fees:
There will be 4 sections for each of the tournament in the Regional Scholastic Chess Series. These are:
a. K-12 Open
b. K-12 under 1100
c. K-6 under 600
d. K-6 under 400
Time control is 30 minutes with 5-seconds delay per player, per round, and the entry fee is $35 ($45 on-site) for each of the tournament in this series. Discounts are available for players signing up for more than one tournament at the same time.
Click the Links below to sign up through Eventbrite.
2018 Regional Scholastic Chess Series Part I
2018 Regional Scholastic Chess Series Part II
2018 Regional Scholastic Chess Series Part III
Register for Part 3
Ready for some fun in the sun? ChessPalace will be taking the Scholastic tournament to Santa Monica beach on Sunday, July 15, 2018.
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There are five Sections:
Time Control: game 30 minutes.
Schedule: 4 rounds
10 AM, 11:15 AM, 1 PM, 2:15 PM
Chess sets are included. Bring notation booklets, pencils, and clocks if applicable. Come prepared with hats, caps, sunscreen, sunglasses, and drinking water.
Registration fee is $35. Register by July 7 to save $5.
The club will be hosting not one, but two tournaments this weekend, Saturday Quad and a Scholastic Tournament on Sunday.
There will be 3-rounds for the Saturday quad for a game time of 90 minutes/30 moves then sudden death with additional 30minutes; with 5-second delay. Players are grouped based on most updated rating (not monthly supplement). Award prize monies are based on number of players. First round starts at 11:30 AM.
Entry fee is only $22 (non-members $27; first-time club player $32).
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II. Club Member or ChessPalace student Entry Fee
Entry Fee – First Time player
Non-member tournament entry fee plus $5 for one-time club registration.
Scholastic Tournament – Sunday
The Scholastic Tournament is open only to children in Kindergarten to 12th grade. Trophies are awarded for the top 3 in each section.
The Details: Round 1 starts at 11:30 AM and game time is 60 minutes for the Open section, and game 30 minutes for the other sections. Entry fee is $35 ($40 for same day/on-site).
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Now that school is almost over, it’s time to find activities to continue to engage the mind. Look no further, ChessPalace is offering four Summer Camp session this season in June, in July, and in August to accommodate your and your child’s schedule.
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Join us this Sunday, April 29, 2018 for the Scholastic Tournament of the month.
Open to children in Kindergarten to 12th grade, scholastic players can test their skills and see where they stand with their peers. They can also start familiarizing themselves playing in a tournament setting.
Trophies will be awarded to the Top 3 players in each section.
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