Renaissance Knights is the premier tournament organizer of the Midwest.
We organize and direct 20+ tournaments a year, including the Chicago Public Schools Playoffs and Championships, the monthly Knights Quest tournaments, the Greater Chicago K-12 Championship, and the KCF All-Girls National Championships.
140th Knights Quest
Embassy Suites Deerfield
Game Analysis by FM Gauri Shankar Manoj
Location: Embassy Suites Deerfield - 1445 Lake Cook Rd Deerfield, IL
Tournament Format: USCF Rated 4-round Swiss,
4 Section: U600 (K-8), U1000 (K-8), U1400 (K-12 & Adults) & Premier 1400+ (K-12 & Adults). * Players must be within 100 points to play up or receives permission from TD
Awards: U600, U1000 & U1400 Trophies 1- 6 place, Premier $100 – 75. Players in U600 receive participation award
Time control: U600 & U1000 4 Rounds Game 30 (G/25,d5); U1400 & Premier 4 Rounds Game 45 (G/40,d5)
Rounds: 1 at 12:00 pm, rest ASAP
Onsite Registrations: 11:00-11:30 am, anyone registering late will receive a 1/2 point bye for round 1 if not paired
Entry Fee: $35 early, $40 after Monday before, $50 day of tournament. $5 discount to siblings and team members when registering together
Byes: One 1/2 point bye, must be requested before round 1
Sets & clocks provided, Food available for purchase