Sunday, October 27, 2019

Nov 16 CELA Scholastic/Open

                                                        (Scholastic and Open Sections)
PLAYING SITE: Christian Education Leadership Academy (CELA: W262N4685 Ryan St, Pewaukee, WI 53072)
SCHEDULEeveryone plays four games, there is no elimination (you can skip some games if needed). Late registration is 9:00-9:30am. Round times: 10:00am, 11:15am, 12:45pm, 2:00pm. Award ceremony begins shortly after the last round.
K-12 SECTIONK-12 students are eligible. This is a very beginner-friendly event, so new players are encouraged to participate. Experienced tournament players may want to consider the Open section. Time control is 30 minutes (and 5 second delay) per player per game. This event is not rated. PRIZES: 25 individual trophies based on age and 5 team trophies. Every participant receives chocolate at the closing ceremony.
OPEN SECTIONopen to everyone, need to be a current US Chess member. This event is Quick rated, but regular ratings will be used for pairings and prizes. Time control is 25 minutes (and 3 second increment) per player per game. PRIZES: trophies to top three places and additional class trophies based on rating.
ENTRY: $25 by November 9th, $30 by November 14th, $40 afterwards.  Please include player’s name (for scholastic section: also include grade and school) as well as contact email and phone number.  PayPal (preferred): log in, choose “send money” option selecting to send to, pick “sending to a friend” and enter the appropriate amount. Checks (please do not mail after November 9th): Wisconsin Chess Academy, 1280 Greenway Terrace #1, Brookfield WI 53005
QUESTIONS: is best, 608-334-2574 (texting works better than calling)

1 comment:

Alex Betaneli said...

OPEN entries as of 8am 11/13 (scholastic: 31 entries)

Note: our Denker, Barber and Girls Nationals representatives are scheduled to appear. Come challenge them!

Mathur, Rithwik 2246
Singh, Hersh 2031
Menon, Gauri 1954
Pillai, Aditya 1863
Weber, Madeline 1814
Kaur, Aradh 1550
Duffy, Brian 1477
Kaur, Jind 1384
D'Souza, Sean 1343
Wirkkula, Ryan 941