Event Details


Online registration for this event will not be available after June 10, 2022 at 5:00 PM EDT

When: Sunday, June 12, 2022
Hunter College Elementary School
71 East 94th Street
New York, NY 10128
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Sponsor: Hunter College Campus Schools
Event Type: Scholastic (K-12)
Entry Fees:

Rated Section(s):

Section Fees & Conditions
Quads $50 USD
School grades 12 and under.  Rated 1700 and over.  Maximum 12 participants.
Future Masters $50 USD
School grades 12 and under.  Rated 1400-1749.  Maximum 24 participants.
Championship $50 USD
School grades 12 and under.  Rated 1000-1399.  Maximum 48 participants.
Reserve $50 USD
School grades 10 and under.  Rated 1199 and under.  Maximum 60 participants.
Booster $50 USD
School grades 4 through 8.  Rated 799 and under.  Maximum 24 participants.
Primary $50 USD
School grades 3 and under.  Maximum 60 participants.
Juniors $50 USD
School grades 1 and under.  Maximum 36 participants.

Non-Rated Section(s):

Section Fees & Conditions
2-3 Novice $50 USD
School grades 2 and 3 only.  Maximum 18 participants.
1st Grade Novice $50 USD
School grade 1 only.  Maximum 28 participants.
Kindergarten Novice $50 USD
School grades K and under.  Maximum 48 participants.
Discounts: Sibling Discount: $10 USD discount for family member registration greater than or equal to 2 participants in this event; paid in a single transaction.
Applicable to all sections.
Hunter Students: $5 USD discount for school equal to Hunter.
Applicable to all sections.
Quads Rating Discount: $20 USD discount for rating greater than or equal to 1700.
Applicable to section(s): Quads
Schedule: Quads & Future Masters - 3 rounds. All other sections 4 rounds. Please note start times. Rounds thereafter begin as quickly as we complete the sections.
Quads, Future Masters & Championship – Start time: 9:15am
Reserve – Start time: 9:30am
Primary & Juniors – Start time: 9:45am
Booster, 2-3 Novice & K-1 Novice – Start time: 10:00am
Time Control: Game/70 +5 second delay in Quads & Future Masters
Game/50 +5 second delay in Championship
Game/45 +5 second delay in Reserve
Game/40 +5 second delay in Booster, Primary & Juniors
Novice (unrated) sections. No clocks and notation not required.
Byes: Half (1/2) point bye requests (1 maximum) are available for round 1 only.
Byes must be requested prior to the start of round 1.

COMPLIANCE WITH COVID PROTOCOLS IS REQUIRED TO PARTICIPATE IN THIS EVENT. These will be updated as we get closer to the event. 

MASKS REQUIRED inside the building for players and spectators. Limit of 1 accompanying adult per player.

Registration closes on Thursday, June 9 at 5:00 pm. There is NO ON-SITE REGISTRATION  for this event.

By registering online, you will not need to check in at the registration desk. Upon your arrival, verify that you are on the posted pre-tournament pairing list. Please bring a copy of your confirmation email in the event there is an error.

**USCF-rated, except where noted. Bring clocks and score pads. (Unrated sections do not require clocks; notation is recommended but not required.) Chess sets are provided for all sections except for Quads and Future Masters.

Ratings: The Quads section uses current rating. All other sections use published rating unless parent emails hunterchess@gmail.com and/or puts a note in registration page requesting Current Rating be used.

Prizes: Trophies to all players scoring 3 points or more in 4 rounds, and to all players scoring 2.5 points or more in 3 round sections.

Changes: If you need to change sections, or for any other assistance, email hunterchess@gmail.com.

Refunds/Cancellation Policy: If you cannot play in this event, you may withdraw by email no later than 8 am on June 12. Please email us at hunterchess@gmail.com. Refunds must be requested by email; no telephone withdrawals or refund requests. There will be no refunds given for No-Shows. Refunds are subject to a $10 fee which covers administrative and credit card processing charges or you may apply the entire entry fee to a future event.

Supervision & Photo Release Policy: All participants under 16 must have an adult supervisor during the tournament. The NSCF and/or Hunter Chess does not provide supervision between games. Also note: Photography and/or video recording occurs at most NSCF and/or Hunter tournament events. By registering your child for this event, you hereby give permission for your child's name and/or picture to appear on the NSCF and/or Hunter Chess website/promotion. If for any reason this is not acceptable, please advise tournament staff PRIOR to the first round of the tournament.

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