• 2019 Thanksgiving Kids Championship
      Friday, Nov 29, 2019

      Santa Clara Convention Center (map)
      5001 Great America Parkway, Santa Clara, CA 95054



      This tournament is best suited for beginner youth (ratings under1200) who prefer shorter controls.
      Adults and youth rated over 1200, please consider the 2019 CA Class Warfare Championship
      on Nov 29/30-Dec 1, Friday/Saturday to Sunday (BayAreaChess.com/peoples)
  • Sections & Prizes

    4 Sections based on Nov 2019 Published USCF Rating:
    1199 - 900
    899 - 600
    599 - 300
    under300 & unrated

    Max two 1/2-point byes.
    L ast rounds must commit before the Rd 1.


    Prizes

    Trophies to Top 10 players in each section.
    (winning record required!)

    Trophies to the Top 5 School Team & Top 5 Club Teams
    in all sections combined.

    Medals to all who didn't win a trophy!
  • Schedule & Fees

    Onsite Registration:
    Friday 9-9:30AM

    Round times:
    Round 1: 10:00AM
    Round 2: 11:30AM
    Round 3: 1:00PM
    Round 4: 2:20PM
    Round 5: 3:15PM

    Win or lose - players are expected to play ALL rounds.
    Can't make it to one round? Request a half-point bye in advance!


    Entry Fees: $49
    After 11/23: $64

    Play-up: $15
    (if player wants to play one section higher than his/her natural section per Nov 19 suppl rating)

    Refund Fee: $10
    Change Fee after 11/27: $20
  • TDs and Organizers

    Tournament Directors:
    STD Jordan Langland
    Club TD Michael D'Alfoni
    Club TD Arthur Liou

    Organizers: Email to the organizers
  • Location & Accomodation

    Santa Clara Convention Center
    5001 Great America Parkway, Santa Clara, CA 95054 (map)
    Accessible by VTA, ACE

 
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