Date: Saturday, July 20, 2013 - Scholastic & Sunday, July 21, 2013 - Adult & Unrated
Location: Holiday Inn - Tanglewood, Roanoke, VA
Fees: $15 per event (scholastic), $20 per event (adult) if received by midnight of July 5, 2013. There will be on-site registration but a $5 late fee will apply. On-site registration (cash only) is available on the day of tournament, 9am - 10am.
Add $5 for all mail-in registrations.
Dual Registration: Scholastic players are able to record accurate chess notations may play in the Adult & Unrated section. Record both events with registration
Sanctioning: All games, except the unrated adult section, are rated by the U.S. Chess Federations (USCF). Membership in the USCF is required for rated sections and is available at http://www.uschess.org/ or on-site.
Format: On-site registration will be held 9 -10am each day.
Scholastic: 4 round Swiss System tournament with time control G/45 TD5. Rounds are scheduled ASAP following the preceding round, with a 30 minute lunch break between rounds 2 and 3.
Adult & Unrated: 3 round Swiss System tournament. Time control is Games-G/60 TD 5. Rounds are at 10:30am, 1:15pm and 3:30pmEvent Codes:
|CH 101||High School|
|CH 102||Middle School|
|CH 103||Elementary School (K-5)|
|CH 104||Primary (K-3)|
|CH 201||Championship (Open)|
|CH 203||Novice (Under 1400+unrated)|
Note: A student's grade is determined by the grade which he/she will enter this fall.
Virginia Amateur Sports will be celebrating its
25th Anniversary in 2014
A big shout out to Steve Stinson for creating
several marketing promotions for us.