All Americas Chess Women's Youth Championships


Saturday, November 18, 2017 - Sunday, November 19, 2017
Chicago, IL
Open Tournaments , Scholastic Tournaments



5-SS, in 3 Sections for women and Girls under the age of 25 (as of January 01, 2017). 

At the Sheraton Chicago O’Hare Airport Hotel located at the corner of Mannheim & Higgins Roads, Chicago Illinois. This is just 1 block North of the O’Hare remote parking lot F along Mannheim Road.

U25 [$3600 Guaranteed in Cash Prizes]  $$900-550-330-160,  U2100 $$350-200,  U1900 $$310-170,  U1700 $$270-140, U1500/Unrated $$220.  T/L: G/90 + 30 increment [Alt T/L: G/120, d5]. 

U18 Trophies to top 7 Overall, Top 2 Rated U1600, Top 2 rated U1400, Top Rated U1200/unrated, Top 2 teams, Top Team Rated U1400  [teams are 2-5 players, with top 3 scores counting; Club teams allowed. Team average is average of all rated players on the team]  T/L: G/90 + 30 increment. 

U12  Trophies to Top 7 overall, Top 2 Rated U1300, Top 2 rated U1100, Top 2 rated U900, Top 3 Rated U700, Top 3 rated U500, Top Unrated; Top 2 teams, Top Team U1000, Top Team U600. T/L: G/75 + 30 increment [Alt T/L: G/90, d5].  Team info/qualifying same as in U18 section.

Rds for U25 & U18  10-2:30-7:30, 9:30-2; Rds for U12  10-2-6:30, 9:30-1:30 & 5pm Awards.

ALL: FREE Pizza Buffet Saturday Evening for All Players [Pizza, Salad, Cookies, Lemonade &
Ice Tea].  Free raffle prizes. 

Entry Fee: U25 EF: $88 by 10/15, $95 by 11/9.  U18 EF: $63 if by 10/15, $75 if by 11/9.  U12 EF: $50 if by 10/15, $65 if by 11/9.  All $10 more EF at site if space allows.

TOURNAMENT is Limited to about 320 Players. Bring boards, sets & clocks as limited number are available.

HR $109, & should be reserved by October 27 to ensure rate/room available.

Entries: Credit card registration and payment is available at Mail entries [payable to] Lawrence Cohen  P.O. Box 6632  Villa Park, IL 60181. At site registration Friday [11/17] from 8-9 pm.  Info: This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it..  NS, W.


Sheraton Chicago O’Hare Airport
United States