Leawood Elementary Chess Tournament
Leawood Elementary is hosting a Chess Tournament to promote a fun and educational opportunity for players of all levels. Whether this will be your first tournament or you are a seasoned chess competitor, everyone is welcome!
When: Saturday, May 14
Where: Leawood Elementary, 2400 W 123rd Street, Leawood, KS 66209
Time: 10:00 am—1:00 pm; First round starts at 10:15; Doors will open at 10 am
Cost: $17 per student Lunch: not provided
Format: Each child will play five matches regardless of score (not elimination)
Sections: K-1, 2-3 grade, 4-6 grade
GM/15 (each player gets 15 minutes per game)
Supervision: Parents need to stay with their kids; the waiting room will be in the commons. Playing hall will be the Gym.
Registration: Will be accepted through Friday, May 13. http://www.mychessrating.com
Click on “Events” menu at top and select tournament. Click reg. individual
You must pre-register online ONLY. No on-site registration. We are taking the first 60 registrations. No more.
Instructions: You do not need to bring any boards or pieces or clocks. Everyone who registers will be paired for first round. No check-in required. Please make sure that participants do know the rules. We reserve the right to rearrange sections based on attendance
Awards: Everyone will receive a medal for participation. No team awards
Notes: Pairings with siblings are protected. No team protection.
Tournament Director: Tim Steiner (913) 638-7707; firstname.lastname@example.org
This event is sponsored by the Kansas City Chess Foundation a 501(c)3 corporation.