2018 MCS Fall Scholars Chess Tournament - 9/29
Starts: Sep 29, 2018 @ 9:00 AM
Madison City Schools Fall Scholars Chess Tournament
What: Scholastic Chess Tournament for students attending Madison City Schools in grades K-12
When: Saturday, September 29, 2018
Mandatory Players Meeting: 9:00 a.m.
Where: Madison Elementary, 17 College St., Madison, AL 35758
Registration Fee: $20 all sections for MCCL members; $25 all sections for non-MCCL members (lower MCCL member price will appear when you add the tournament to your cart)
Advance registration: Online registration must occur no later than Wednesday Sept. 26. No On-site Registration. Pairing: 4SS for Championship section/5SS for all other sections.
Mandatory players meeting: 9:00 a.m.
Two Sections: Rated and Non-Rated
Rated: Championship (K-12) ; Under 1000 (K-12); and Under 500 (K-12)
Prizes: Trophies for 1st, 2nd, and 3rd; Medals for 4th-6th & Top Female
USCF membership required to compete in the Rated (Championship & Under) sections.
Non-Rated: K-2 and 3rd-6th (Note: If you are in 7th-12th grade and non-rated, you must play in the Rated Under 500 section and register for a USCF membership.)
Prizes: Medals for 1st through 10th and Top Female
Here is an article for players new to competitive chess.
Championship Section: G/60 d/5. Round Times: 9:15 - 11:30 - 2:00 - 4:15 (4SS)
- Top 2 Elementary students in Championship Section will be invited to train with the MCS Middle School Chess teams.
All Other Sections: G/30 d/5. Round Times: 9:15, 10:30, 12:30 ,1:45, 3:00 (5SS)
You will need to renew your MCCL membership for 2018 in order to pay the reduced registration fee of $20.