Scholastic Tournaments

Event 

Title:
2012 Illinois State K-8 Chess Championship
When:
03/02/2012 - 03/04/2012
Where:
Clock Tower Inn - Rockford
Category:
Scholastic Tournaments

Description

A State Championship Event!
Mar. 2-4, 2012 Illinois K-8 State Championship
7SS. Clock Tower Resort, 7801 State Street, Rockford, IL 61108, (815)398-6000 Toll Free: 1-800-358-7666, rooms: $95 (single-quad), Free Wi-Fi at hotel, free parking, indoor water park, video arcade. Four Sections – K-1 (G/25 d/5), Grades 2-3 (G/40 d/5), Grades 4-5 (G/55 d/5), Grades 6-8 (G/55 d5). Entry Fee: $35 postmarked by 2/20/12 USPS (or $35 on-line by 2/20, 6 pm); $50 postmarked 2/21 – 2/27 or On-Line by 3/1/12, 6 pm, or on-site by 3/2/12(on-site entries after 3/2/12 cannot be guaranteed pairing for round 1, instead they may receive 1/2 point bye round 1). Must be current USCF member by 8:30 am, 3/3 to be paired. Checks payable only to Chess Central. Awards: Individual: 1st –25th Place in each section (K-1, 2-3, 4-5, 6-8). Grade Awards: 1st-2nd each grade. Class Awards: 1st-2nd Place with several classes per section. Commemorative medal or ribbon to all players. Teams: 1st-10th Place in each section. Special Sportsmanship trophy! Schedule: Opening Ceremony Sat., 3/2/12 at 9:30 am. K-1: Sat. 10-12:30-2-3:30, Sun. 9-10:30-12:30; Grades 2-3: Sat. 10-12:30-2:30-4:30 Sun. 9-11-1; Grades 4-5 & Grades 6-8: Sat. 10-12:45-3:15-5:45 Sun. 9-11:30-2. Side Events: Bughouse Tournament – Fri, 3/2/12, 6:15 – 7:45 pm. EF at site only: $20 per team ($10 for individuals and we help you create a team) FREE INDIVIDUAL BUGHOUSE ENTRY WITH RECEIPT FOR BOTH BLITZ & PUZZLE SOLVING! Registration closes at 5:45 pm, Fri, 3/2/12. One section only, K-8. Bughouse Awards: 1st-3rd Place. Blitz Tournament – 5 SS Fri, 3/2/12, 8-9:30 pm, $15 postmarked by 2/20/12 or on-line 2/20/12 until 6 pm, $20 USPS post marked 2/21/12 - 2/27/12, or on-site or on-line until 3/1/12, 6 pm. Registration on site closes at 7:30 pm, 3/2/12. Blitz Awards: Individual: 1st-5th plus class awards. Puzzle Solving Contest: Sat. 3/3/12, 6:30 pm, Puzzle Solving Prizes: 1st-5th overall; 1st-5th U1000, EF: USPS: $15 postmarked by 2/20/12 or On-line until 2/20/12, 6 pm. $20 USPS post marked 2/21/12 - 2/27/12 or on-line by 3/2/12, 6pm or at site by 5:45 pm. Awards Ceremony for Blitz/Bughouse/Puzzle Solving: Sun, 9 am. K-8 Awards Ceremony: Sun, 3/4/12, 5:30-7 pm. Enter tournament on line (except Bughouse) at http://chessweekend.com. Checks payable only to Chess Central (no checks to USCF or Mike Zacate): Mail registrations with name-contact info-grade-birthday-team/school-uscf ID & exp.-address-city-zip-e-mail address-coach name & contact info to: Mike Zacate 9401 Birch Ave., Mokena, IL 60448. Updated info/Hotels/On-Line Entries: http://chessweekend.com. $10 service charge for on-site changes, and all refunds. Bookdealer scheduled to be there.

Venue

Venue:
Clock Tower Inn
 
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