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Learning Rocks! Chess Challenge

Saturday, November 14, 2015
Ohio Expo Center @ The Ohio State Fairgrounds 717 E 17th Ave. ColumbusOH  43211
Saturday, November 14, 2015
Ohio Expo Center @ The Ohio State Fairgrounds 717 E 17th Ave. ColumbusOH  43211

About This Activity

Location:       Lausche Building at the Ohio Expo Center and State Fairgrounds., 717 E 17th Ave, Columbus, Ohio 43211. Please do not send entries to site. See separate address below and on the registration form. On site food service. Parking on Expo Center costs $5.

Sections:      Players with 10 or more prior rated games are not eligible for this tournament. All sections are non-rated and are divided based on grade as follows:

                   Grade K-2                             

                        Grade 3-5                              

                       Grade 6-12                              

Format:         5 rounds, G/25, no delay for each move

      • Pairings: No elimination, everyone plays all rounds.
      • Clocks: Not provided. Not required but may be used if both players agree.
      • Byes: One ½ point bye any round except the last round if requested before round 2 is paired.

Schedule:      9:00 – 9:20 am self check-in. 9:20 am announcements. Round 1 will begin promptly at 9:30 AM. Additional rounds will begin as soon as possible after the completion of the last game of the preceding round. Estimated award time: 1-2 pm.

Awards:         Trophies to top players in each section. Participation medals to all others.

Entry Fee:      $15.00 if you register by October 31.  $20 before November 10.  If you would prefer to register by mail, click here for a registration form.

Contact:         Jay Mao at Dragon Chess Center, 614-891-0017, jjmao11@gmail.com

Event details and schedule

9:00 – 9:20 am self check-in. 9:20 am announcements. Round 1 will begin promptly at 9:30 AM. Additional rounds will begin as soon as possible after the completion of the last game of the preceding round. Estimated award time: 1-2 pm.

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Ohio Expo Center @ The Ohio State Fairgrounds 717 E 17th Ave. ColumbusOH  43211
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