Sunday, February 05, 2017

2017 WI Action State Chess Championship - March 4th, 2017

2017 Wisconsin Action Chess State Championships
(Open and Scholastic)
 
Saturday, March 4th
 
PLAYING SITE: Shorewood Hills Elementary School, 1105 Shorewood Blvd, Madison WI 53705
 
SECTIONS: Open section is open to everyone (must be a US Chess member as this is a rated event). Scholastic section is open to K-12 players and is very beginner-friendly (not rated).
 
ROUNDS: everyone plays four games, there is no elimination. Time control is 30 minutes (with 5 sec delay) per game for each player. Late registration and check-in is at 9:00-9:30am. Rounds are at 10am, 11:30am, 1:15pm, and 2:30pm. Award ceremony is shortly after 3:30pm
 
PRIZES: Open section offers $600 in cash prizes (based on 30 participants). Scholastic section offers 20 individual trophies and 5 team trophies. All winners are recognized as State Champions.

ENTRY: $30 for Open, $25 for Scholastic if received by March 1st ($10 more if enter afterwards). Please include grade and school name if entering Scholastic section. Make checks payable and mail to: WI Chess Academy, 1280 Greenway Terrace #1, Brookfield WI 53005
 
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Location : Madison, WI
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3 comments:

Anonymous said...

Any advanced entry lists? Just curious thanks

Alex said...

Advance entries for the Open so far:
Santarius, Erik
McNeil, David
Shelobolin, Filipp
Zubanov, Andrey
Hoffman, Guy
Jin, Song
Boeve, Joel
Weber, Madeline
Przybylski, Aaron
Yethiraj, Arun
Leverston, Datreion
Thayer, Mitchell
DuBeau, Justin
Schmidt, Jordan
Kwon, David

and another 30 players in Scholastic

Anonymous said...

This is shaping up to be a strong event:

Santarius, Erik
McNeil, David
Shelobolin, Filipp
Zubanov, Andrey
Hoffman, Guy
Gerlach, Andrew
Hogg, Alex
Jin, Song
Boeve, Joel
Weber, Madeline
Hogg, Neil
Przybylski, Aaron
Yethiraj, Arun
Leverston, Datreion
Thayer, Mitchell
DuBeau, Justin
Kwon, David