The Cathay School March Chess Tournament K-12

Open to all K-12 players from anywhere

Sunday, March 8, 2020
9:00 AM - 2:00 PM
4 Rounds, Swiss System Tournament

Address: 9400 Key West Ave, Rockville MD 20850

Starting times of rounds:
Round 1: 9:30 AM
Round 2: 10:30 AM
Round 3: 11:45 AM
Round 4: 12:45 PM
Awards Ceremony: As soon as last round finishes

Please come at least 20 minutes before the start of the first round for announcements

Time control for every round: 25 minutes with a 5-second increment
Please bring your own boards and pieces (not enough are provided)
Please bring a chess clock if you have one

2 sections: Under 600 and Open

Trophies for top 5 players in each section
$15 by March 4
$20 by March 7
$50 at the door, by 9:00 AM if space is available

The TD (Tournament Director) is Richard Tan. If you have any questions, email him at chess_tournament@cathayfutureus.com

Refer to MDChess pregame announcements for rules and these will be repeated before the start of round 1