Chess Tournament

Saturday, September 28, 2013 - Check in 9:00 a.m.

External Link: Event Website
Location: Woodruff Park

1ST ANNUAL CHESS IN WOODRUFF PARK RAPID OPEN
National Chess Day
Register in advance!
Limited to 80 players

Format: 6/SS, G/10, Unrated Event

Check-in from 9:00 a.m. to 10:00 a.m.

Rounds:  11:00 a.m., 12:00 p.m., 1:00 p.m., 2:00 p.m., 3:00 p.m. and 4:00 p.m.

Byes: no byes

Entry fee: FREE

Registration: online. There is no on-site registration.

Marta Stop: P'Tree Station

Paid Parking at Underground

There will be ample security and the park will be open only to registered players and family members for this event.

*Bring chess sets and clocks if you own them.

Also featuring GM Zapata Speed Chess Match at 10:00 a.m. GM will play with challengers throughout the day. There will also be chess puzzles for kids. Chess sets, trophies, medals, and other prizes will be awarded following the last round!

Information:
Email tournaments@chess-coach.net

Woodruff Park website

Competition Sections (subject to change):
Youth Unrated: Open to unrated players under age 10
Teen Unrated: Open to unrated players ages 10-15
Adult Unrated: Open to unrated players ages 16 and over
Novice: Open to players rated under 1000
Intermediate: Open to players rated from 1000 to 1399
Open Championship: Open to all