SPRING CHESS TOURNAMENT AT PS 166 – SUNDAY, APRIL 22, 2018 Games Start at 10AM
Location: PS 166 The Richard Rodgers School of the Arts & Technology 132 W. 89th Street, New York, NY
Nearest Trains: 1/B/C trains at 86th Street or 1/2/3/B/C at 96th Street stations
K-1 Unrated – unrated players (4 rounds, no clock)
2-5 Unrated – unrated players (4 rounds, no clock)
Novice – USCF <600 (4 rounds, G/25 d5)
Reserve – USCF 600 to 999 (4 rounds, G/40 d5)
Advanced – USCF 1000 to 1300 (4 rounds, G/40 d5)
Championship/Quads* USCF >1300 (3 rounds, G/60 d5)
Tiebreaks: Modified Median, Solkoff. Perfect scores in any section will have a blitz playoff for first place with drawing of lots for colors.
All sections start at 10AM, please check in by 9:30AM.
Arrivals after 10AM will play the second round and receive a half point bye (*no byes permitted in Quads).
Players in rated sections should bring clocks and score sheets.
USCF membership is required for all sections, except Unrated.
Lunch and snacks will be available for purchase.
Will be given based on registration for each section.
Amazon gift card for the top scorer in each Quad.
$30 early bird registration by Thursday, April 12
$40 and $35 for additional siblings by Friday, April 20 at 8PM
$50 on-site on Sunday, April 22 by 9:30AM
Food and refreshments will be available for purchase throughout the day
*All proceeds will go to the PS 166 Manhattan Knights to fund chess programs