Sunday, April 4, 2010

2nd Annual Merriwether Scholastic Open - North Augusta

Jr players be sure to check out the Second Annual Merriwether Scholastic Open in North Augusta, SC.

Three US Chess Federation rated sections:
Elementary Grades K-5 * Middle School - Grades 6-8 * High School Grades 9-12

4 Rounds G/30 (30 minutes per player per game) each tournament. (Sections may be combined for pairing purposes, if necessary.) US Chess membership required for these sections. (Available on site.)

Special Non-Rated Beginners Section!

4 Rounds G/30 (30 minutes per player per game)
Open to beginning players * No U.S. Chess membership necessary
Any player new to USCF tournament play is eligible for this section.
Does not count toward Grand Prix.
SPECIAL ENTRY FEE for this section $15 onsite or $10 if you pre-register on or before April 8th. All money collected onsite.
U.S. Chess Federation membership to 1st, 2nd, and 3rd place.

Try your skills against a Master!

First 20 players to pre-register for the tournament are automatically entered in the simul to be given by Donny Gray. All others (parents too) can challenge this accomplished Master for just $5. Mr. Gray is also a chess instructor who gives lessons in person or online. See his website;

Full details can be found HERE.

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