1st Annual Chess-Coach.net Back to School Scholastic Chess Tournament

August 19, 2017

Georgia Tech 3rd Floor Student Center Room 320

350 Ferst Dr NW, Atlanta, GA 30313

Scholastic Players only .     Advanced entries   BTS Registrations

Format: 5 Round USCF Rated Swiss System Tournament in 4 Sections. Time Control: G/30 5 sec delay.

Special Top Prizes:

1st Place in each section wins a laptop computer with chess software

Chess Prizes for 2nd-3rd tablet

Every player receives a free membership to the Internet Chess Club (ICC)

Autographed copy of “Quick Chess Tactics for the Busy Player” by Coach Frank Johnson

Sections: Open (1400+ Rating), Reserve (1000-1399), Junior Open (600-999), Junior Reserve (100-599)

Eligibility: All players must be members of the United States Chess Federation. Scholastic event. Players will not be allowed to complete the tournament without a valid membership. 
Unrated players only eligible for trophy prizes. 
Special top prize winners must have 25+ games completed before round 1 of event.

Entry Fee: $69 by 8/5, $75 on site. 

Registration: http://www.Chess-Coach.net Online Registration closes 8/5/2017. Onsite registration ends 9:30am. 
No Refunds after round 1 has started. 

Bye(s): One half point bye allowed. Must be requested at the time of registration and used before round 5. 
Rounds: 10am,11:30am, 1pm, 2:30pm, 3:45pm.

 Award Ceremony: 5pm. Top Two Boards in each section broadcast online. Please bring chess clock. Chess vendor onsite.

Free Pizza and Drinks Lunch at 12:30PM for Players: Sponsored by Pappa Johns Pizza $5 Parents/Siblings.

Information: Please contact Frank at 404-492-9039 or frankjohnson@chess-coach.net

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