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K-5 Championship Section
Schedule: Side Events (1) Thursday, April 25 Blitz Championships 1: p.m.
(2) Bughouse Championships 6 p.m.
(Side Events fees: $10 per player if sent in advance (by April 5); $20 if entering at site. Also Blitz and/or Bughouse players may request a ½ point bye in a round of their choice, IF requested in advance.)
Friday: 1 p.m. and 7:00 p.m.; Saturday: 9 a.m., 2:00 p.m. and 7:00 p.m.;
Sunday: 9 a.m. and 2:00 p.m.
Opening Ceremony 12:30 p.m. Friday; Awards Ceremony approx. 7 p.m. Sunday;
Coaches’/Parents Mtg 11 a.m. Saturday; USCF Scholastic Mtg 3 p.m. Saturday;
Tnmt Feedback Mtg 9:30 a.m. Sunday
INDIVIDUAL PRIZES for Top 25 players in each section. Additional class trophies in each section. EVERY player receives a medal.
TEAM PRIZES to Top 25 teams, plus plaques to four players and coach of the top five teams in each section
Time Control: 25 moves in 60 minutes, followed by “Sudden Death” (SD) in 60 minutes, (Game in 90 in K section of Elementary Tournament)
Entry Fees: Elementary: $30 advance if postmarked by April 5; $60 if postmarked by April 12; and $70 if postmarked after April 12 or if you register on-site. (NOTE: Any advance entries that do not include the player’s name and/or fees will not be accepted!)
NOTE: USCF membership is required. When registering, must supply the USCF ID number and Expiration Date. Annual dues for Scholastic age (age 14 and under) is $13. Youth dues (age 19 and under) is $20 per year.
PAYMENT INFORMATION: Please make all checks payable to the US Chess Federation, and send to: 2002 National Elementary Championship, USCF, 3054 US Route 9W, New Windsor, NY 12553, or fax with credit card information to (845) 561-2437.
FOR MORE INFORMATION: Contact Carol Addison, (845) 562-8350, ext. 128 or e-mail: firstname.lastname@example.org. For online information or registration: www.uschess.org