National Elementary Chess Championship - Nashville
Starts: May 11, 2018
Ends: May 13, 2018
May 11-13, 2018 · Nashville, Tennesee (Bughouse & Blitz May 10)
Gaylord Opryland Resort and Convention Center · 2800 Opryland Drive, Nashville, TN 37214
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Chess Control Phone Number (during event only): 931-933-8251.
Register online here.
7 Round Swiss in 13 Sections
K-6 Under 1400
K-6 Under 1000
K-5 Under 1200
K-5 Under 900
K-3 Under 1000
K-3 Under 700
K-1 Under 500 & Unrated
May 2018 rating supplement will be used. Players must disclose other Over-the-Board (OTB) ratings with entry. Players with other OTB ratings may be moved to a different section at the discretion of US Chess.
Team score is total of top four finishers from each school per section.
A team must have at least two players but no maximum number of players. The top four scores in any section will count for the team score. All players on a team must come from the same school.
First place individual and team in the K-6 Championship section, the K-5 Championship section, the K-3 Championship section and the K-1 Championship section, including ties, will be recognized as National Champions.
Time Control: Game/90 d5
Each player has 90 minutes to complete the game with a 5 second grace period each move.
Entry Fee: $50 post marked or online by April 23, $70 by April 30, $85 by May 9, $90 on site.
$5.00 extra for all phone registrations.
$20 change fee for roster or section changes after April 30 or any on site changes.
Opening ceremony Friday 12:45 p.m.
K-6, K-5 and K-3 sections:
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All K-1 Championship and K-1 Under 500 participants will receive a trophy!
Class trophies to the top three on tiebreak in the following classes:
For more information, follow this link.