Event Details


Online registration for this event will not be available after April 29, 2022 at 6:00 PM EDT.
On-site registration is not available for this event.

When: Saturday, April 30, 2022, 9:30 AM to 6:00 PM EDT
Wesleyan University, Exley Science Center
265 Church Street
Middletown, CT 06459
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Sponsor: Connecticut State Chess Association
Event Type: All Girls
Entry Fees:
Section Fees & Conditions
Open (USCF rated; USCF ID required) $55 USD
Reserve (not USCF rated; USCF ID not required) $15 USD

Online registration only. No on-site registration.

Schedule: Open: 4 Rounds SS, Round 1 at 9:30 AM, subsequent rounds a.s.a.p.
Reserve: 5 Rounds SS, Round 1 at 11 AM, subsequent rounds a.s.a.p.
Time Control: Open: G/45 d5
Reserve: G/15 d3
Byes: Half (1/2) point bye requests (1 maximum) are available for rounds: 1, 2, 3.
Zero (0) point bye requests are available for all rounds.
Alexander Lumelsky
P: +18605930225
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Byes: One ½ point bye permitted in all but final round; must commit by end of registration.

Prizes: $200-$150-$100 to Top 3 players in Open, based on final placement on USCF tie breaks, NOT USCF distribution rules.

Trophies to Women’s Champion, Girls’ Champion, Top 5 Girls (K-12), in Open. Trophies to Top Upper School (6-12) and Lower School (K-5) Teams in Open. Trophies to Top 10 players in Reserve.

National Nominations: Overall top CT girl (K-12) in Open receives nomination to the US Chess Haring Tournament of Champions (see National Nominations Rules & Information).

Non-Connecticut players welcome and fully prize eligible, except State Champion title/trophy and national nomination selection. Top placing Connecticut players recognized as CT Champions, based on 2021 State Championship definition of “Connecticut player”.


This event is organized and sponsored by the CONNECTICUT STATE CHESS ASSOCIATION.

This is an official CSCA State Championship competition event to determine the 2022 Connecticut Women’s and Girls’ Champions, as well as the Connecticut K-12 nominee to the US Chess Haring Tournament of Champions.

COVID-19 Protocols  – No on-site registration. Advance registration only and space is limited. All players must wear masks in the playing area. All university COVID protocols will be observed.

ALL PARTICIPANTS: Please note the starting time of the different events. Please arrive early and check the Advanced Entry List to confirm registration.

Refunds/Cancellation Policy: If you cannot play in this event, you may withdraw by email to events.CSCA@gmail.com no later than 11:59 PM on April 28. Refunds must be requested by email. No withdrawals or refund requests by telephone. There are no refunds for No-Shows. Refunds are subject to a $15 fee processing charge. 

Unauthorized solicitation is prohibited. This is a nonprofit event. Please contact CSCA at events.CSCA@gmail.com for advertising and promotional opportunities.