8:15 am - 4:00 pm
UW - Green Bay
Location: University Union on UW-Green Bay Campus 2420 Nicolet Road. Tournament will be in the University Union. University Map: http://www.uwgb.edu/maps/
Format: 5 round Swiss, Wisconsin rated. G30 or 25, d5
Teams for scoring purposes will be the top 3 players; students. No ½ point byes for this tournament. No playing up at this tournament. Students can play only in their grade of attendance at school.
Kindergarten through Grade 8
4 individual trophies per grade; 1 team trophy per grade and medals to all.
Grades 9 – 12
3 trophies to top three winners and 1 team trophy and medals to all.
Round Times: 1: 9:15 2: 10:45 3: 12:00 4: 1:15 5: 2:30 Awards: 3:45 or 4:00
For this tournament students can report to their section as early as 9:00 and begin to find their boards. Building will open at 7:30. Please check in to confirm your attendance by 8:45. Onsite registration available to 8:45. After that registration is for round 2. Pairings will be posted at the scoring table for each division and at the end of each row in which the division begins. Chairs for parents of kindergarten and 1st grade players will be available. All other parents will be asked to leave just before each round begins. Students, coaches and parents are responsible for players being present when the round time begins. Plan on arriving 10 minutes before each round to have time to find board assignment. When the last two players are done with each round the doors will open and players can begin to gather at their divisions. All USCF chess rules will apply for this tournament. All pairing and team issues need to be addressed at chess control.
Registration Procedures: Registration and payment in advance online and pay via credit card or PayPal or register via mail to: WSCF 2819 West Highland Blvd, Milwaukee, WI 53208. Please check in by 8:45 if paid in advance. Also, by 8:45 if registering on site. After 8:45 registration is for round 2.
Fee: $10 on line and post marked by Feb 9, $15 on line by Feb 16th or postmarked by Feb 14. $20 on site.
Please verify your participant’s registration by checking the online tournament list. No refunds for this tournament.
Volunteer by email and specify which job you can do, to email@example.com. We will need floor TDs, registrars, scorers and someone at chess control.
Lunch: Available in Student Union Cafeteria.
Supervision: At least one designated adult supervisor must be present at all times during the tournament to oversee your school’s team, or individual participants who are in K through 8th grade.
Inclement Weather: In case of inclement weather, please go to the WSCF website after 6:45 am on Feb 13 to determine if the tournament is delayed, postponed or cancelled.
Questions: Contact WSCF at firstname.lastname@example.org or 262-573- 5624
See the tournament flyer for mail in registration form.