Open to Aspiring Chess Players in grades 4 to 12 and limited to the first 100 entries, this fun chess tournament offers trophies to the top performers (up to 20 places, based upon registration, players must score 2.5 or higher out of 4 rounds). Special prize for top girl.
Our event is open to all students grades 4 to 12 attending school (public, charter, private, religious or registered in homeschool) in Broward County, Florida. This tournament follows USCF rules but is not rated by the Federation; all participants will earn "Sunrise Chess Ratings" points.
Format: Game/30, delay 5 if clocks are used. Notation is required but clocks are not. TDs may place a clock on games that are running up against the time control.
Advance Registration Only. Check-in begins at 8:30 am. First round begins at 9:00. Registration closes on January 31 at 6 PM.
This event is not affiliated with BCPS. The tournament is free thanks to the support of our sponsors including Broward Education Foundation, Walmart/Sam's Club and the Broward Sheriff's Advisory Council.
You can download the flyer here.