2017 Kids Thanksgiving ChampionshipThis tournament is best suited for Youth (K-Gr12) rated under 1300 who like to play fast time control (G/30; d5).
Friday November 24 , 2017
Santa Clara Convention Center (map)
5001 Great America Pkwy, Santa Clara, CA 95054
Adults and advanced youth (ratings 1000 & higher) who prefer long time controls, please consider the California Class Warfare Championship on Nov 24-26 or 25-26 (see details). The time control for that event is 40/120 SD/30 d5.
Sections & PrizesTrophies to Top 10 players (with more wins than losses) in each section
(medals to all others)
Top 5 Clubs & Top 5 Schools in all sections combined.
Top 4 players count for team score.
4 Sections based on rating:
900-1299, 600-899, 300-599, u300
November 2017 Supp & TD discretion will be used to place players accurately.
Schedule & Fees5SS x G/30 d5
Registration Round 1 Round 2 Round 3 Round 4 Round 5 All Sections 8:30-9a 9:30am 11am 12:30p 2p 3:30p
Entry Fee: 47 by 11/18, After that and onsite add 15
Play-up 1 section: 10
Change or Refund fee: 15
TDs and OrganizersTournament Directors:
National TD Tom Langland
Senior TD Jordan Langland
Organizer: Dr. Judit Sztaray (send email to the organizer)
Location & AccomodationTournament site: Santa Clara Convention Center
5001 Great America Pkwy, Santa Clara, CA 95054 (map)
Accessible by VTA, ACE
Reserve room NOW at Biltmore -
Or Call 408-988-8411
Refrence Bay Area Chess-Thanksgiving Tournament or Booking ID#34481
2151 Laurelwood Road, Santa Clara, CA 95054 (map)
Reserve room NOW at Springhill Suites Marriott - coming soon
breakfast included! Must book by 8/20/2016
10 Skyport Drive, San Jose, CA 95110 (map)