Online registration will close January 26th at 9 am
(Note: Earlier start time at 4pm!) No entries on site!
Open to Students in Grades K-12 in 6 sections. US Chess Federation rated for all sections
Early bird registration fee is $40 for CGPS students, $45 for everyone else.
($10 added to all registrations after Wednesday January 24th)
Required registration for non-USCF members: $25 (under 13) or $30 (13-15 years old)
The Columbia Grammar School Gym/Cafeteria
at 5 West 93rd Street (map)
Friday at 4:00 pm
Limited to first 50 players only in these sections
The Columbia Grammar School Cafeteria
|Kindergarten (PK-K)||All||4||No clocks used||Not required||1|
|1st Grade (K-1)||All||4||No clocks used||Not required||1|
|2nd-3rd Grade (K-3)||All||4||No clocks used||Not required||1|
at 36 West 93rd Street (map)
Friday at 4:00 pm
Limited to first 50 players only in these sections. Please bring clocks to the 2 top sections!
Rating limits are advisory, we will make the final decision about what is the right section.
|Reserve (K-12)||Under 900||4||Optional 25 min/player 5 sec delay||YES||1|
|Classic (K-12)||900 to 1199||4||30 min per player 5 sec delay||YES||1|
|Premier (K-12)||1200 and above||3||45 min per player 5 sec delay||YES||No|
Players winning a section usually move up at the next tournament.
The first round will begin at 4:00 pm. K through 2rd grade usually finish around 7:30 pm, other sections by 8:30 pm.
The next rounds will begin as soon as possible after the previous round ends.
Place Trophies to top 15 in each section. Honored Participants trophies to all others.
Award ceremonies as soon as possible after each section concludes.
Parent or designate must be present to assert parental supervision over your child's behavior and activities.
Little House of Chess, Inc does not provide supervision when a child has finished a scheduled game.