2017 Texas Scholastic
2017 North/Central Texas Primary Chess Championships
March 3-5 2017
Arlington Convention Center
1200 Ballpark Way, Arlington 76011
Primary Hotel: Sheraton Arlington
or register online thru https://www.starwoodmeeting.com/StarGroupsWeb/res?id=1611039912&key=3413482E
Volunteers and TD's needed Link to find out more
7 round Swiss System (No Elimination) Round 1-4 Game 45 d5, Rd 5-7 Game 60 d5
Entry Fee is $43 by 2/1 2-15 else $72
we were able to meet our financial obligation with ACC on time so we can extend the early rate $43 until February 15
Open to Texas Residents and school. Must be in pre K -3 grades to play. Anyone in PreK-3 may play in one of the primary sections or may play in one of the elementary sections. (For example, some choose to play in the Elementary Novice instead of the Primary J V as the Novice has a max rating of 499 while the JV has a max rating of 599.) Any one in grades PreK-1 may play in either the K-1 section, another primary section or one of the Elementary sections.
Choose Section carefully. Elementary Sections mean the
player could be playing against players kindergarten thru 6th grade in
elementary school. 6th graders in middle school must play in middle school
tournament. Primary means the player could be playing against players
Kindergarten thru 3rd grade. Here are the sections:
K-1 Championship players must be Kindergarten or 1st grade, all ratings are possible, no limit.
Primary (K-3) Championship players must be Kindergarten thru 3rd grade, all ratings are possible, no limit.
Primary JV (K-3 w/Ratings Under 600) players must be Kindergarten thru 3rd grade, February supplement rating must be under 600.
Elementary (K-5/6) Championship, players must be Kindergarten thru 5th or 6th grade, all ratings are possible, no limit.
Elementary JV (K-5/6 Under 800) players must be Kindergarten thru 5th or 6th grade, February supplement rating must be under 800.
Elementary Novice (K-5/6 Under 500) players must be Kindergarten thru 5th or 6th grade, February supplement rating must be under 500.
There is a $10 charge for changing sections after March 1 so choose wisely.
Three Sections: Championship, J V and K-1. The J V section is opened to players in grades preK-3 rated Under 600 in February Supplement. The K-1 section is opened to players in grades pre K - 1st.
Trophies to top 15 individuals, honorable mention awards to plus scores that do not win trophy and medals for those who finish the tournament; Top 10 Teams, Top 5 grand champion (3 sections combined) teams.
|Registration: Fri 5:30 - 6:15 pm, Sat 8 - 8:30 am. Saturday registrants will receive a 1st round 1/2 point bye.|
|Round 1||Round 2||Round 3||Round 4||Round 5||Round 6||Round 7|
|Round Time||Fri 7:45 pm||Sat 9 am||12 pm||2:45 pm||Sun 9 am||12 pm||2:45 pm|
Click here for printable registration form
Click here to register online using active.com (remember active charges a small fee)
Click here to register using PayPal
Info: email Barbara Swafford, Phone 214.632.9000
Make Checks payable to Dallas Chess Club (DCC). One check can be made for multiple Players.
Send entries to Barbara Swafford, 2709 Longhorn Trail, Crowley TX 76036
Entries must include name, USCF ID or new/pending (include a copy of the receipt), rating, USCF expiration date & school. All incomplete registrations will be charged the late EF , additionally there will be a $5 per player surcharge on registration received without payment, these players could possibly not be paired for round 1 and not be paired until payment is received. Refunds will be given only up to 3/1 with a $10 surcharge for withdrawing, after 3/1 there will be no refunds. There will be no substitution of team members. There will be a $10 change fee for changes after 3/1. USCF membership is required. Proof of membership is required or player must join/renew their memberships. No registration/changes/or withdrawals after 3/1. After that date you must make changes at site (Arlington Convention Center).
Submitting team entries on a spreadsheet is encouraged.
Blitz - Saturday Night 7 pm
Registration Sat 12 noon - 6:45 pm Two Sections: K-6 and K-12
held at Arlington Convention Center
Bughouse - Saturday Night 8:30 pm
Registration Sat 12 noon - 8:15 pm Two Sections: K-6 and K-12
held at Sheraton Arlington Hotel
register at the registration center for Blitz and Bughouse
March 3-5 2017
Texas State Scholastic Championships,
Center, 1200 Ballpark Way, Arlington, TX
76011. Primary Hotel: Sheraton Arlington Hotel,
Tournament is open to
any K-12 living in
North/Central Primary Scholastic Championships; TX North/Central Elementary
Scholastic Championships; TX North/Central Middle School Scholastic
Championships; TX North/Central High School Scholastic Championships. Note that
the High School will be played at the Sheraton Arlington Hotel while the