G & T Saturday Quads Winter Season

"Elite Scholastic Tournament Training" (1000 - 2199 USCF)

Winter G & T Quad Season

Dear G & T Chess Families,


We are coming off an incredible fall season that saw over 140 of NYC's top scholastic players play and compete! (Check Fall Standings)


Final Weeks Results


The G & T Quads has become of a community of like minded scholastic players who are looking for an environment to consistently train and compete. The Quads provides the opportunity to play three slow games against players of equal strength, in a fun, supportive and educational environment.


We hope you can participate for our Winter season as we will once again have great weekly and season prizes, weekly complimentary Grandmaster analysis on site, games of the week and Much Much More!


Quad USCF Ratings On Average:


  • Quad 1 - 1900 +
  • Quad 2 - 1800 +
  • Quad 3 - 1700 +
  • Quad 4 - 1600 +
  • Quad 5 - 1500 +
  • Quad 6 - 1400 +
  • Quad 7 - 1300 +
  • Quad 8 - 1200 +
  • Quad 9 and Up - 1000 - 1200


We want to thank everyone for participating, as the players and quality of games is what truly defines the Saturday Quads.


Register Now


Russ, Michael & The Chess NYC Team

G & T Saturday Quads - Week # 1

Saturday, Jan. 2nd 2016 at 9:30am

440 West 53rd Street

New York, NY

G & T Quad Details:


How it works:

Players will be paired in quads of 4, starting with 4 highest registered players based on their last month published rating and continuing down to 1000 USCF. Once your quads rounds games are complete, the next round will begin. You may leave on the completion of your quad. Walk-ins are permitted but they must register before 9.45 am. 1st round will start at 10 AM Sharp.

Location:

  • PS 111, 440 West 53rd St, NYC

Winter Dates:

  • January 2nd
  • January 16th
  • January 30th
  • February 6th
  • February 13th
  • February 20th
  • February 27th
  • March 5th
  • March 12th
  • March 19th
  • March 26th - Grand Prize Day

Huge Season Ending Prize Fund!

  • $25 Prize for Each Quad Winner
  • $50 Prize for Anyone going 3 - 0 (Perfect Game)
  • $50 Prize - GAME OF THE WEEK


Players receive:

  • 6 points per win
  • 3 points per draw


Standings


Season Ending Point Conversion:


Max Points = 11 Weeks * 18 points (Perfect Score) = 198

  • Max Payout = $25 (Winning Quad) * 11 = $275
  • Anything over 75 Points = $5 per point = $615
  • $615 + $275 = $890


Standings


Things to note:

  • No byes permitted
  • Lunch will not be served
  • Pairings will be based on current month's published ratings
  • If a player is late for the start of a round (indicated by the TD) their clock will be started
  • 3 Rounds Quads, G70, D5
  • 1st Round @ 10 AM Sharp
  • 2nd and 3rd Rounds will begin at the completion of your quads previous round
  • You may leave upon the completion of your quad
  • Special analysis will be available on site

Please Bring your Own Clocks

Sumit Dhar Wins Nationals

A Special Congratulations to G & T Quads Star Sumit Dhar on winning the 5th grade National Championship! Also, last week at Quads, Sumit broke 2000 making him a USCF Expert! Way to Go!
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