Players, Parents, Coaches: The Virginia Chess Federation is extermely pleased to host the 2022 State Scholastic Chess Championships at the Fredericksburg Convention Center, Fredericksburg, VA. The tournament is a 5-round event. This is an "in-person" (over-the-board) tournament. It is NOT an online tournament. There are exceptions (see www.vachess.org), but almost all players must be residents of the Commonwealth of Virginia.
This is a US CHESS RATED TOURNAMENT.
See the event rules at www.vachess.org ... please READ THEM.
The Early Entry Fee of $60 will close at midnight
on Saturday, March 19th.
On SUNDAY, March 20th, the Entry Fee increases to $75.
Starting Thursday March 24th, Entry Fee increases to $85 online and at the tournament.
TO PLAY you must be a member of the US Chess Federation. Join US Chess at www.uschess.org. When you navigate to this page, select "Join", then select the appropriate action--e.g., Renew your membership, or "Join."
There are NO MONETARY PRIZES for this tournament. Awards in all sections are Trophies or Plaques presented on-site at the Awards Ceremony.
TO REGISTER: Fill out the form below and submit payment using the secure PayPal payment website. You can either use your Credit Card or your PayPal account. Required information is indicated with a red asterix (*). Registration is complete and your information is submitted to tournament organizers as soon as your PayPal payment is processed.