The Austin Kids Chess Club is hosting kids chess tournament tonight at the Northwest Recration Center. Follow the links below to register and for more details. The Club is also offering free lessons for beginners. Come check it out!
Monday, June 11th 2012
6 pm – 9 pm
Austin Northwest Recreation Center
2913 Northland Dr, Austin, TX 78757
A one-day tournament for all ages with 2 sections:
Rated: USCF quick rated, 5SS G/10 d/3. Accelerated pairings may be used.
Unrated: not USCF rated, 5SS G/10 d/3.
Registration: go to this page for pre-registration. Without the pre-registration, an additional $5 fee will be charged.
Go to this page for a list of pre-registration entries.
On-site registration: 6 – 6:20 pm
Players may be required to take a half-point bye if registered after the first round has started
6:20 pm, 6:50 pm, 7:20 pm, 7:50 pm, and 8:20 pm
Rated: Trophies to the top 5 finishers. Medals to all players with a positive score that do not get a trophy. If a chess trophy is not desired, it can be exchanged for a chess book or a free pass to an Austin Kids tournament.
We will offer free chess lessons for beginners.
Please bring your chess set & clock if possible.
For more information, contact Nam Nguyen (512) 786-9242, Jenwei Hsieh (512) 560-2760, or registration [Email address: registration #AT# austinkidschessclub.com - replace #AT# with @ ]