PS 166 Chess Tournament

Sunday, April 14, 2019, Click Here for Online Registration

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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

Unrated: 4 Rounds with no clock
• No Score (PreK-K) – An introductory experience to a chess tournament. All players will receive a pinback button for participation (no awards in this section).
• Novice 1 (Grades K-1) 
• Novice 2 (Grades 2-5) 

Rated: USCF membership required. Bring clocks and score sheets.
• Primary – U500 (4 rounds, G/30 d5)
• Reserve – U900 (4 rounds, G/30 d5)
• Advanced – U1300 (4 rounds, G/40 d5)
• Open (or Quads*) – >1300 (3 rounds, G/55 d5) 

Rated sections start promptly at 10AM, please check in by 9:45AM. 
Unrated sections start at 10:30AM, please check in by 10:15AM.
Late arrivals will receive a half point bye for the first round and start the second round.


Trophies will be given based on registration for each section (except No Score
and Quads). Amazon gift card for top scorer in each Quad.
Tiebreakers (Modified Median, Solkoff, Cumulative) will be used if necessary.

• $30 – Early bird through Friday, April 5th
• $40 and $35 for additional siblings by Saturday, April 13th
• $50 on site on Sunday, April 14th by 9:30
Click Here for Online Registration

Lunch and snacks will be available for purchase.
All proceeds go to the PS 166 Manhattan Knights to fund chess programs.
Contact for inquiries.

Contact Us: 212-621-9166,