2020 All Girls Nationals

Starts: Apr 17, 2020

Ends: Apr 19, 2020


All Girls Tournament Info page link  

WHERE:  Westin Chicago North Shore – 601 N Milwaukee Ave, Wheeling, IL

The Westin Chicago North Shore is a luxury hotel just north of Chicago O’Hare International Airport offers suburban serenity and urban access. Nearby attractions such as the Chicago Botanic Garden, Northwestern University and the area’s famed Restaurant Row are just moments away.

WHEN:
April 17-19, 2020

FORMAT:
6-Round, Swiss System (no elimination)

TIME CONTROL: 
Game/90, d5

SCHEDULE:
    April 17:  11 AM Bughouse, 2:30 PM Opening Ceremony, 3 PM Round 1, 7 PM Blitz
    April 18: 10 AM Round 2, 2:30 PM Round 3, 6:30 PM Round 4
    April 19: 9 AM Round 5, 1 PM Round, 5 PM Awards

SECTIONS: (Age as of January 1, 2020)
Under 8 years old, under 10, under 12, under 14, under 16, and under 18. Open and Girls sections. 

AWARDS:
    Under 8 top 15 individuals, top 500 – 799, top U500, top 6 schools
    Under 10 top 15 individuals, top 700 – 999, top U700, top 6 schools
    Under 12 top 15 individuals, top 900 – 1199, top U900, top 6 schools
    Under 14 top 15 individuals, top 1100 – 1399, top U1100, top 4 schools
    Under 16 top 8 individuals, Top 1300 – 1599, top U1300, top 3 schools
    Under 18 top 8 individuals, Top 1500 – 1799, top U1500, top 3 schools

Top 3 players added for team scores, team members must attend the same school

SPECIAL PRIZES:
 designer bag to the top finishers in the U18, U16, & U14

RATINGS USED:
For pairing purposes we will be using the April rating supplement. Adjusted ratings may be used in accordance with the USCF Scholastic National Scholastic Chess Tournament regulations.

TOURNAMENT ENTRY FEE:
    $ 70 postmarked/online by 3/16
    $ 85 postmarked/online by 4/6
    $ 95 postmarked/online after 4/6
    Do not mail after 4/10

     Free entry to Chicago Public School students that participate in the CPS Academic Chess or Cops & Kids Chess programs

REFUNDS:
    $10 refund fee if requested before 12 PM on April 17

ON-SITE REGISTRATION:
April 17, 10 – 12 pm. After 12 PM player will be paired for the second round.

REGISTER NOW