Where: River Islands Technology Academy – 1175 Marina Drive, Lathrop, CA 95330When: 4/8/17 R1 @ 9:00am Breakfast and Lunch will be sold on site. What: Scholastic (K-12) 3 Round Quad - G/30Cost: $0! This tournament is generously funded by Dell’Osso Farms and the River Islands Development
Trophies are awarded to top player in each quad. All other players will receive pins for participating. First place in the Non-Rated Quads will also win a USCF Membership.
Please, No Outside Food…BRING CASH TO PURCHASE BREAKFAST AND LUNCH AT THE TOURNAMENT.
USCF Rated QUAD Format: All players must be USCF members. All players must understand USCF tournament rules. USCF Membership fee is $17, per year. QUAD Format - The players in each quad play a round robin, one game against each of the players in their section, for a total of three games each. Quads are by grade and experience. All quads will be Game in 30 min (each player). Sets and boards provided. Clocks will be provided, but players are encouraged to bring their own. For more on the blitz rules go HERE.NON-Rated QUAD Format: Will be played just like the rated section, but a USCF rating is not required. The games will not be reported to the USCF and no rating will be issued.Blitz Format: a 5 round tournament with each round played G/5 (each player). Each round will last only 10 minutes. The top player will get a trophy. For more on the blitz rules go HERE.Puzzle Competition: Players will be given 30 minutes to complete a packet of chess puzzles. The player to get the most correct in the shortest amount of time will win a trophy.
*Round Times: R 1 @ 9:00am R 2 @ 10:30 LUNCH R 3 @ 1:00pm Blitz @ 2:30 & Puzzle @ 4:00Breakfast will be served before R1. Trophies awarded at the conclusion of each quad.
APPLY ONLINE at www.chessandmusic.comIf not registered by 11/4 @ 9 pm they will not play R1.Information: Contact Chris Torres at Chesslessons@aol.com.