ChessKid Alabama Qualifier for Nationals

Starts: Nov 20, 2021 @ 12:00 PM

Saturday, November 20, 2021, 12:00 PM to 3:00 PM CST

Read more and register here.

3 sections: K-5, 6-8, and 9-12

Tournament Details

When: Saturday, November 20th, 2021 at 12pm CT for the K-5, 6-8, and 9-12 sections.
Entry Fee: $15 by November 16th, 2021, 11:59 pm CT. No entries accepted after November 16th.
Note -- in order to play in the warm up event on November 13, 2021, you MUST register by November 9th.

Time Control: All sections will play G15+2 (ten minutes per game with a two-second increment per move). There will be a total of five rounds.

How to Qualify for the National ChessKid Championship

Players who score 3 points qualify for the national championship event on December 11th. Players who score less than 3 points can play in the Reserve section on December 11th.

Registration Information

  • Registration will take place here
  • The entry fee is $15 USD.
  • Registration closes on November 16th, 2021 at 11:59 pm CT. There will be no registrations accepted after 11:59 pm CT time on November 16th. 
  • ChessKid will create a unique username for use in this event. 
  • Everyone who registers by November 9th will be receive their username by Friday, November 12th and will be able to participate in the warm up event on November 13th.
  • Everyone who registers after November 9th will receive their username in time to play in the main event on Saturday, November 20, 2021.