Rated Beginners Open
National Chess Day, 12 October 2019
Register Early - Space is Limited to First 50 Players
- Register here.
- Chess for the whole family!
- Free registration for Moms of registered players
- Beginners of any age have a good chance at the top prize: Trophy and Chess Clock
- Registration includes free lunch provided by the Raytheon Young Employee Success Network (YESNET)
- Boards, sets, and clocks provided
National Chess Day Rated Beginners Open
Saturday, Oct. 12th, 9am
915 Monroe Street Southwest
- Open to players rated less than 1200 and Unrated
- One section: Dual Rated (Standard and Quick)
- Five-round Swiss System Pairing
- Time Control: Game in 25 minutes plus delay of 5 seconds (each player has 25 minutes to complete all their moves, the clock begins counting down time after a 5 second delay)
- Entry Fee: Free registration for Moms of registered players! Dads, kids, and all others $15 before 9 October. $20 on site.
- Trophies and chess clocks for top players in each of two categories: U1200 and Unrated.
- USCF membership required. https://secure2.uschess.org/webstore/member.php
- Chief Tournament Director: David Hayes, 256.348.0044
- Entry Registration: www.huntsvillecc.com/2019ncdrbo
- Addition Inquiries: firstname.lastname@example.org
The Huntsville Chess Club, est. 1858
Welcome to the oldest chess club in the State of Alabama. HCC offers a congenial chess environment for both casual and serious play. Weekly meetings are held at the Huntsville Library (Main Branch), Mondays from 5:00PM – 9:00PM. We hope you’ll swing by sometime and join us!