WHEN: Saturday, July 30, 2022, 8:45am
WHERE: Kauai Society of Artists Gallery in the Kukui Grove Shopping Center. (Behind Jamba Juice, next to the children's playground).
COST: $25 for players who register by Saturday, July 23. $30 for players who register by Wednesday, July 27. $40 thereafter. $10 discount for under 20 or over 60. $10 discount for additional family members. (Scholarships for both events available by request.)
BRING: A friend. Lunch or lunch money. All chess boards, pieces and clocks will be provided. Current USCF membership is required (new.uschess.org/join-us-chess
). New players under age 20 can join the USCF at the tournament for just $10.
FORMAT: A seven-round, non-elimination chess tournament (everyone plays all rounds) with a time control of Game/20 with a 9-second delay. Then a blitz (very fast) chess tournament, Game/5 with a 5-second delay. Both are rated by the US Chess Federation (Quick and Blitz ratings only) and follow all USCF rules. It is not necessary to write down moves.