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Middle School/High School Competition 1: Part of The Georgia Program Series

  • February 12, 2017
  • 9:30 AM
  • Georgia Tech Student Center, 350 Ferst Drive, NW Atlanta, GA 30332-0458

Registration

  • Scholastic tournament for K-12th grades.

Registration is closed

Middle School/High School Competition 1

Part of The Georgia Program series

                        Open to Grades 5th-12th

Sponsored by Kid Chess, GA Tech Chess Club and GCA

  *registration capacity = 80 players*

  Final List for Online Registrations Middle School - High School Competition 1 - final list for online registrations-.pdf
    
 

Who: This tournament is designed to give Middle School and High School players a structured but friendly environment for competitive play. Tournaments are planned to be held quarterly, and may be held more frequently as demand requires.

 
Where: Georgia Tech Student Center, 350 Ferst Drive, NW Atlanta, GA 30332-0458
in Rooms 301, 319 and 321
 
When: Sunday, 12th Feb 2017
 

Format: Rated: 5-SS, G/30 with 5 second delay

 

Sections: 4 Sections, 7 Classes: Rated Middle School (5th, 6th, 7th, 8th Grades), Rated High School (9th, 10th, 11th,12th). Non-rated Middle School (5th, 6th, 7th, 8th Grades), Non-rated High School (9th, 10th, 11th,12th). Rated players with USCF <=1000 may play in Non-rated Sections. Section eligibility will be determined by the February published rating.

 

Entry Fee: Free on-line registration. On-Site registration $25 from 8:30-9:30a. Proceeds will only be used to maintain this series of middle-school / high school tournaments.

  

Rounds: 10am, 11:30am, 1pm, 2:30pm, 4pm - Expect rounds to begin promptly.

 
½ point bye available in any round. Limit 2. Please request changes 30 min prior to the start of the round.
Prizes: 1st, 2nd, 3rd place trophy for each section. 1st and 2nd place trophy for each grade represented.
  

Parking: Wells Fargo parking lot 350 Ferst St NW, Atlanta GA 30332 ST NW across the road from the Student Center is free. Area 2 at the Student Center is $5 after 5pm. Lot W23 is FREE. Parking map is here.

 

Food: Tech Square, Tech Square is bounded by 8th Street on the north, 3rd Street on the south, West Peachtree Street to the east, and Williams Street to the west. Moe's Southwest Grill, Tin Drum, Yogli Mogli, Gyro King, Chuck's Famous, Barrel House, Subway, Starbucks, Ray's Pizza, and Waffle House. IHOP - 428 Ponce De Leon Avenue NE, Atlanta, GA 30308. Papa John’s Pizza 990 State Street NW, Atlanta GA 30318 (404)872-5252.

Information: info@georgiachess.org, (678) 453-6640. Refunds will be honored for withdrawals prior to pairing.

  

Instructors: Instructors are invited to be present to offer free game analysis for players between rounds. See Instructor code of conduct guidelines.

 

Please note: USCF  membership required for players in rated sections. Sets and boards supplied. Please bring clocks.

 

 

 

 

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