04/07/2017 – 04/09/2017
Hyatt Regency McCormick Place 2233 S Dr Martin Luther King Jr Dr,, Chicago, IL
HELPFUL INFORMATION FOR YOUR STAY IN CHICAGO
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14TH ANNUAL KCF
ALL-GIRLS NATIONAL CHAMPIONSHIPS
***FREE WI-FI IN SKITTLE ROOM***
Kasparov Chess Foundation, USCF,
Renaissance Knights Chess Foundation
April 7 – 9, 2017
Hyatt Regency McCormick Place
2233 S Dr Martin Luther King Jr Dr, Chicago, IL
6 SECTIONS (Ages as of 1/1/2017)
2:30 Opening Ceremony, 3:00 Round 1
10:00 Round 2, 2:30 Round 3, 6:30 Round 4
9:00 Round 5, 1:00 Round 6, 5:00 Awards
6 Rounds Swiss System (no elimination) G/90, d5
$55 mail/online by 3/6, $75 by 3/27, $95 after. Do not mail after 3/31. $20 fee for roster or section changes after 3/31. $10 refund fee.
Players registering after 1 p.m. Friday will receive a 1/2 bye for round 1, and will begin play with round 2.
Under 8, 10, 12 & 14 Sections – Trophies top 15 individuals & top 4 teams
Under 16, & 18 Sections – Trophies top 8 individuals & top 3 teams
Top 3 players added for team scores, team members must attend the same school
Hipster For Sister designer bag to the top finishers in the U18, U16, & U14
Friday April 7, 11:00 AM
Entry fee: $30/ 2-player team
Registration: 9:00 – 10:00 AM
Awards: Top 5 Teams
Blitz Tournament (G/5)
Friday April 7, 7:00 PM
Entry fee: $20 by 3/27, $25 after/on-site
Registration: closes at 6:00 PM
Awards: Top 10 players
Half-point byes will be available for only one round except round 6, if requested by the start of round 2. 0-point byes shall be available for all rounds. The Chief TD shall have the ability to grant a 1/2-point bye for any round on unusual circumstances, except the last round.
In keeping with the US Chess Scholastic rules for National Tournaments starting before the 10th of the month, we will be using the March Rating Supplement for the tournament.
Hyatt Regency McCormick Place, 2233 S Martin Luther King Dr, Chicago IL 60616, (888) 421-1442. Rate: Single – Quad $153. Overnight Guest Self Parking $20. Online Reservations
We have a limited number of team rooms, so reserve early; Email David Heiser at email@example.com