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        2002 Washington State Elementary Chess Championships

Saturday, April 13, 2002

 

Site:     Tumwater High School, 700 Israel Rd. SW, Tumwater, Washington

From I-5 Southbound, take exit 101, Airdustrial Rd. Turn left from the exit onto Airdustrial Road. Stay in the Left Lane. Proceed 0.4 miles to Linderson Way. Turn Left onto Linderson Way and proceed 0.3 miles to Israel Rd. Tumwater High School is on the NE corner of Linderson and Israel.

From I-5 Northbound, take exit 101, Airdustrial Rd. Turn right from the exit onto Airdustrial Road. Immediately merge to the left lane. Proceed 0.2 miles to Linderson Way. Turn Left onto Linderson Way and proceed 0.3 miles to Israel Rd. Tumwater High School is on the NE corner of Linderson and Israel.

 

Qualifying: To be eligible to participate in this event in grades 1-6, you must have won three out of five points in any WSRS rated tournament from September 1, 2001 to March 30, 2002. Kindergartners must have won at least two points in any WSRS tournament with the exception of Kindergarten only tournaments in which they must win three points.

 

Format:  5 round Swiss.  G/30 (maximum one hour for each game) 

Three rated sections K, K – 3, and K – 6.  Undefeated players will be designated as co-champions. Computer will break all other ties and team awards.  

 

Tournament will be paired based on WSRS rating. The ratings used will be for all tournaments completed by Saturday, March 30. All tournament results must be submitted to WSRS by April 3’rd to be eligible for use

 

Teams shall consist of the top five point winners for a team in a division.

 

A sixth grader will be given the option to play with their previous year’s elementary school team or to play for his/her current Middle School Team. Middle School Team Trophies should be awarded separately and guaranteed for at least first and second. Entrants must be included on the entry form of the school that they will play for.

 

Schedule:  Check in on Friday night April 12’Th between 6-8:30 p.m. or by Saturday Morning by 8:30 a.m. at Tumwater High School. The first round will be pre-paired. Players not checked in by 8:30 am risk first round forfeit.  Players will be in their seats by 9 a.m. Tournament play will begin at 9:30 a.m.

 

              Pre-Tournament Coaches meeting will begin at 8:30 a.m. The Coaches meeting to determine the 2003 tournament host will be held between games 3 & 4. Additional time for meeting, if necessary will be held between games 4 & 5.

 

Entry Information: Entry fee for the tournament is $20.00. In addition, commemorative T-shirts will be available for an additional $10.00 if pre-paid. A limited amount of T-shirts will be available at the tournament site for $12.00.

 

Entries must be received on the attached form by Saturday, April 6’Th. No entries will be allowed if received after this date.

 

100% pre-registered.  Please sign up a full school roster where possible 

Make checks payable to St. Michael Chess Team. 

Mail to: Chess Team, St. Michael School, 1203 E. 10th, Olympia, WA 98501.

Should you have any need to discuss entries, Jon Licht (M-F 6:30 –9 PM, all day on the weekends) at (360) 754-6472 or e-mail at jlicht@earthlink.net.

 

Awards:  Overall trophies for each division and for each grade level. Team trophies. All participants winning three points or more will receive an award. Contestants may receive only one individual award. All K-Division participants will receive awards.

 

Miscellaneous:  Bring chess sets, clocks and pencils.  Concessions will be available throughout the day. 

Supervised playground. No team rooms will be available at this site. However, we will have access to all Commons area and the South Gym.

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

        2002 Washington State Elementary Chess Championships

Registration Form

(Use more than one form if necessary)

 

School/Organization:___________________________________________________

 

*Please mark $10.00 if you want a T-shirt.

 

Entrant                                                 Grade   Division   Entry Fee      T-shirt*    Size     Total Fee

(Last Name, First Name)     

                                                                                                                                               

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Additional T Shirts Required: _____ Sizes: _____, ______, ______, ______, ______  $                         

 # of Entrants _____ @ $20.00 = $__________

       # of T-shirts Required _____ @ $10.00 = $__________ 

Total Submitted = $__________