New York CIty Council Member Ben Kallos

Ben Kallos Chess Challenge

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Chess In The Schools
Eleanor Roosevelt High School
411 East 76th Street
New York, NY 10021
United States

Register by Tuesday, March 13 at 5PM at

Check-in: 8:15 AM to 9:30 AM, Players arriving after 9:30 AM may not be able to play in the event.

NO on-site registration.  If space is available after round 1 starts we will add players.

For all sections except "K-12 Open"

Round 1: 10:00 AM
Round 2: 11:15 AM
Round 3: 1:00 PM
Round 4: 2:15 PM
Awards: 3:30 PM

"K-12 Open"

Round 1: 10:00 AM
Round 2: 11:45 AM
Round 3: 1:45 AM
Awards, 3:30 PM

K-12 Open (1500 & up)
K-12 Reserve (1000-1499)
JH-HS Novice (K-12 Under 1100)
EL Novice (K-5 Under 1000)
EL Rookie (K-5 Under 600)

Time Control: 
All sections except K-12 Open will be G/30 or G/25;d5
K-12 Open will be G/45 or G/40;d5

*If a player plans to leave the event early, the player, their coach, or parent should alert the computer TD and withdraw the student from the event.  All withdraw requests should be made as soon as possible, as pairings are made

Sets, boards, and scoresheets provided. Bring a clock if you have one, and a pen or pencil for notation. CIS will allow for players to use chessclock apps on their smart phones as long as the phone is in airplane mode. Please note that pictures will be taken during the event.

Ben Kallos Chess Challange