Organizer: Buckeye Chess Club, www.buckeyechess.com
Contact: Kelly M. Bloomfield, (614) 668-5588, firstname.lastname@example.org
Schedule: Check-In 8:30-9:30 AM. Announcements 9:45 AM.
Rounds: Rounds 1-4: Saturday 10:00, 12:30, 3:00, 5:30. Round 5: Sunday 9:00AM. Round 6: Sunday, Reserve Sections 11:30, Championship Sections 12:30.
Sections: High School Championship (9-12), Middle School Championship (K-8) High School Reserve (9-12 U-1000), Middle School Reserve (K-8 U-800). K-8 students are eligible to play in the Middle School Sections only. Accelerated Pairings may be used according to OSCA Guidelines
Time Limits: Reserve Sections: All Rounds G/60; d5.
Championship Sections: Rounds 1-3 G/60; d5, Rounds 4-6 G/90; d5.
Awards: Reserve Sections: Sunday 1:45, Championship Sections: Sunday 3:45. Trophies to all players achieving a score of 4 points or higher. Trophies to top 5 teams in each section (top 4 scores count for team). $500 College Scholarship awarded to the winner of the HS Championship. Winner of High School Championship will represent Ohio at the Denker Tournament of High School Champions, plus receive a $250 stipend for expenses. The winner of the Middle School Championship will represent Ohio at the Barber Tournament of K-8 Champions, plus receive a $250 stipend for expenses.
Entry Fees: $39 received by 5-23, $44 after. No onsite entries.
Online Registration will close at 6PM on Friday May 25th!
OSCA: All Ohio Scholastic Chess Association guidelines for this event will be followed.
Hotels: Many nearby hotels are available. We recommend using Google to find one that suits your needs.
Food: There will be a concession stand selling reasonably priced food and beverages