Event Details

Note:

Online registration for this event will not be available after November 3, 2022 at 7:30 PM EDT

When: Saturday, November 5, 2022
Where:
Greenwich Country Day School
401 Old Church Rd
Greenwich, CT 06830
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Sponsor: National Scholastic Chess Foundation & CSCA
Event Type: Scholastic (K-12)
Entry Fees:
Section Fees & Conditions
Grades 9-12 (High School) $55 USD
School grades 9 through 12.  Maximum 40 participants.
Grades 6-8 (Middle School) $55 USD
School grades 6 through 8.  Maximum 52 participants.
5th Grade $55 USD
School grade 5 only.  Maximum 28 participants.
4th Grade $55 USD
School grade 4 only.  Maximum 26 participants.
3rd Grade $55 USD
School grade 3 only.  Maximum 26 participants.
2nd Grade $55 USD
School grade 2 only.  Maximum 26 participants.
K-1 $55 USD
Kindergarten through 1st grade.  Maximum 40 participants.
Discounts: Sibling Discount: $10 USD discount for group registration greater than or equal to 2 participants in this event; paid in a single transaction.
Applicable to all sections.
Schedule: Grades 4-12: First Round time: 9:30am. (4 rounds)
Grades K-3: First Round time: 10:00am. (4 rounds)
Time Control: Grades 4-12: Game/45, delay 5
Grades K-3: Game/35, delay 5
Contact:
NSCF tournament info
Tournaments@NSCFchess.org
P: +19146835322
Notes/Terms:

Registration closes at 11:59 PM on Wednesday, November 2nd. There is NO ON-SITE REGISTRATION  for this event.

This event is organized and sponsored by National Scholastic Chess Foundation and sanctioned by the CONNECTICUT STATE CHESS ASSOCIATION. 

This is an official CSCA State Championship event to determine and crown the Connecticut State Champion in each grade, K through 12. You do not need to be a CT resident to play in the tournament and win prizes. Only the CT state prizes require that you live or attend school in Connecticut. See Prizes below.

ALL PARTICIPANTS: Please note the starting time for your section. Please arrive early and check the Advanced Entry List to confirm registration.

Byes: 1/2 point by for round 1 only, 0 point byes for later rounds. All byes must be requested before the first round.

PRIZES: Trophies to all players scoring 3 points or more in each section. K-1: Participation ribbons to all non-trophy winners in K-1. Teams: Trophies to top 3 school teams in each combined section: K-1, 2-3, 4-5, 6-8 (Middle) & 9-12 (High). You do not have to be from Connecticut to win one of these prizes.

Connecticut Championship: In addition to the above prizes, the top player from each grade who resides in or attends school in Connecticut will receive a plaque as Connecticut State Champion. 

Refunds/Cancellation Policy: If you cannot play in this event, you may withdraw by email no later than 5 pm on November 4. Refunds must be requested by email. No telephone withdrawals or refund requests. There are no refunds for No-Shows. Refunds are subject to a $10 fee which covers administrative and credit card processing charges.