Illinois High School Individual & Medley Championships
- Saturday, May 20, 2017 - Sunday, May 21, 2017
- Park Ridge, IL
- Open Tournaments , Scholastic Tournaments
Sponsored by Caveman Chess. Championship title conferred under the auspices of the Illinois Chess Association.
Location: Maine Park Leisure Center, 2701 W Sibley St., Park Ridge, Illinois
(.7 mile walk from Dee Road train station)
Format/Rounds: 5 round Swiss System
Time Control: G/90 with five second delay. Digital clocks only.
Medley Teams: Top four individual scores are the team score, minimum two players required.
Advance, Online Registration: Advance Entries are strongly recommended.
- Received online 5/12: $15 before 7:00
- Received online 5/19: $25
- Please pre-register and pay online using this link.
- Advance entries will close at 7:00 p.m. the night before.
Site Entry and Check-in: From 8:30-9:00
Check-In: Check in by 9:00 am; late arrivals receive a ½ point bye for round 1 or are paired with another late arrival. Pre-registrants arriving after round 1 are withdrawn.
On-Site Entry: On-site entries are $40, cash or credit cards, no checks. Please arrive by 9:00 to enter onsite.
Rounds: Saturday: 9:30, 1;00, 4:30; Sunday: 9:00, 1:00. Awards @ 4:30.
Please be at your board 10 minutes early for the first round each day.
Prizes: Individual Prizes: Trophies to 1-5, 1st in class A, B, C, D, E&Below/UNR
Team prizes: Trophies for 1-5.
Food: Concessions available on site. Restaurants a 5-minute drive.
TD: Maret Thorpe
Byes: One half point in any round but the last.
Hotels: No associated hotel; there are several in the Rosemont, Des Plaines, Park Ridge area
Other info: Bring sets, and digital clocks only. Wheelchair accessible. No Smoking.
To Join US Chess online at www.uschess.org: If you wish to enter a US Chess rated section, and you are not currently a member, click here to join, and obtain your ID number prior to completing your entry.
- Maine Park Leisure Center
- Park Ridge