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; trophies to players scoring 2.5 or higher out of 4 rounds). Other prizes provided by Sunrise Center for Excellence in Chess and local merchants.
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 8:00 am. Opening ceremony at 8:30. First round begins immediately afterwards. Registration closes on February 23 at 5 PM.
This event is not affiliated with BCPS. The tournament is free thanks to the support of our sponsors including The City of Sunrise, The City of Sunrise Police Department and the Broward Education Foundation.
You can download the flyer here.
|Event Date||02-16-2019 8:30 am|
|Event End Date||02-16-2019 3:00 pm|
|Registration Start Date||08-13-2018 11:00 am|
|Cut off date||02-15-2019 6:00 pm|
|Location||Flamingo Park - Meeting Hall|