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The Webber Academy Invitational Chess Tournament

  

On Sunday, April 15, 2018, Webber Academy will be hosting the Webber Academy Spring Chess Tournament. The tournament will run from 1:00 PM - 4:00 PM and will take place in the Performing Arts Theatre at Webber Academy. The competition consists of four divisions with a maximum of 30 participants in each division:

  • Division I: Grades 1-3
  • Division II: Grades 4-6
  • Division III: Grades 7-9
  • Division IV: Grades 10-12

There will be prizes and awards for all divisions.

Entry fee is $15.

Click here to register.

Additional Details

Schedule:

  • 12:30 to 4:30 Sunday April 15th
  • Check in 12:45 to 1:00

Round Times:

  • Round 1 start 1:00 Round 2 start 2:00 Round 3 start 3:00 Round 4 start 4:00.
  • Rounds may start earlier depending upon if the previous round finishes early.

Time controls and play during the rounds:

  • There will be 2 games played during each round. Each player will play 1 game with White and the other with Black. A win will count 1 point, A tie or draw will count, 1/2 a point, A loss will count 0 points.
  • The rate of play for each game will be 10/min/player with a 5 second delay.
  • A piece touched must be moved a move is completed when the clock timer is pressed.
  • Both players are to report the result of their contests to the arbiter.
  • After this is done players are to leave the playing area.
  • At no time is there to be any discussion of the play of any game or games in progress.
  • If there is a dispute during play, stop the clock raise your hand and get the arbiter's attention resolve the dispute and continue the game.

Prizes and Awards:

  • Prizes will be presented ASAP after the completion of the final round.