Virginia Commonwealth Scholastic (K-12) Chess Tournament
(This is open to all K-12 students. We also welcome kids from other states. U.S.C.F RATED)
Schedule: March 25, 2017 (Saturday) 1:00 - 5:30 p.m.
Location: Virginia Academy
Address: 19790 Ashburn Rd, Ashburn, VA 20147
Rounds: 4 rounds Swiss; non-elimination
Time Control: 30 minutes each player
Registration Fee: $25
There are three different sections so that each player can find the right level of challenge:
BEGINNERS: K-8 (Unrated-500 USCF ratings)
ADVANCED: K-12 (501-999 USCF ratings)
CHAMPIONSHIP: K-12 (USCF Ratings of 1000 and higher)
Each Section: Trophies to Top 5. Medal to the Top Girl.
Round times will be accelerated when possible and awarding ceremony will be presented as soon as a section is finished to lessen the waiting time.
Parental supervision is required for the duration of the tournament and children are asked not to roam around the school. Stay on-site or arrange for another adult supervisor to stay on-site to supervise your kid/s. Tournament officials are too busy running the tournament to be responsible for children’s safety and behavior.