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2004 Ollie LaFraniere Memorial Classic (K-8)

Saturday, January 17, 2004


Site: St. Michael School, 1203 East 10th, Olympia, Washington

From I-5 Southbound, take exit 105 B, Port of Olympia. Lane merges onto Plum Street. At the second light (Union Street), turn right. Turn left on Eastside, then right on 10th St. Parking on the street.

From I-5 Northbound, take exit 105, Port of Olympia. Turn right onto Henderson, at next light, turn left onto Plum Street. At the next light (Union Street), turn right. Turn left on Eastside, then right on 10th St. Parking on the street.


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

Three rated sections K 3, 4 6, and 7 - 8. Ties broken by computer.

Tournament will be paired based on WSRS rating but will be dually rated by USCF

and WSRS.


Schedule: Check in by 8:45 am. Players not checked in by 8:45 am risk first round forfeit.

Rounds at 9:30 am, 11 am, 12:30, 2 PM and 3:30 PM (approximate). Awards around

5:30 PM.


Entry Information: $15.00 received by Monday, 1/12/04

Field will be limited to the first 200 paid entries. 100% pre-registered. Sign up early, limited to first 200 entries. Only pre-paid entries will be guaranteed. Faxed or e-mailed entries must be received by 3 PM Monday, 1/12/04 at (360) 753-6090 or at

Make checks payable to St. Michael Chess Team.

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

For more information, please contact Jon Licht (M-F 6:30 9 PM, all day on the weekends) at (360) 754-6472 or via e-mail at

All entrants must be USCF members in good standing and show proof of current membership at the tournament site. We encourage you to purchase or renew memberships utilizing the USCF website at However, you may renew or join at the tournament site. The current fee is $19.00, subject to change. Please do not include membership dues with your entry!!!


Awards: overall trophies, generous awards, and medals for grade level. Team trophies. One award only per person. All entrants staying for trophy presentations will receive an award.


Miscellaneous: Bring chess sets, clocks and pencils. Concessions will be available all day. Supervised playground, video room, and skittles room.


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2004 Ollie LaFraniere Memorial Classic

Registration Form


Name_________________________________ Phone # ____________________




School_________________________________________ Grade ______________________


USCF rating_________________ USCF ID # ____________ Expiration date_______________


Payment enclosed: $____________