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Austin Kids #30 at the Springhill Suites Round Rock

posted Apr 15, 2012, 8:47 AM by Austin Kids Chess Club Webmaster
Saturday, May 5th 2012
Open (open to all players) and U1400 (open to any player with rating below 1400): 9 am - 6:30 pm
U900 (open to any player with rating below 900): 12 pm - 5:30 pm

(512) 733-6700
2960 Hoppe TrlRound RockTX
A one-day tournament for all ages.

Open and U1400: USCF rated, 3SS G/85 d/5.  Accelerated pairings may be used to have clear winners.
U900: USCF rated, 5SS G/30 d/5.  

Entry fee: 
$15 for all sections

Registration: go to this page for pre-registration. Without the pre-registration, an additional $5 fee will be charged.
Go to this page for a list of pre-registration entries.
On-site registration:
Open and U1400: 8:30 am
U900: 11:45 am
Players may be required to take a half-point bye if registered after the first round has started

Round times:
Open and U1400: 9 am, 12:15 pm, and 3:30 pm.  Bring a sack lunch with you.
U900: 12:15 pm, 1:15 pm, 2:15 pm, 3:15 pm, and 4:15 pm

$400 guaranteed.  Prize distribution is based on entries.
Open: 1st place $120, 2nd place $70, 1st place for lower half $40
U1400: 1st place $80, 2nd place $50, 1st place for lower half $30
Open and U1400: Biggest Upset $10
U900:Trophies to the top 5 finishers.  Medals to all players with a positive score that do not get a trophy.

Please bring your chess set & clock if possible.

For more information, contact Nam Nguyen (512) 786-9242, Jenwei Hsieh (512) 560-2760, Forrest Marler (254) 231-7026, or