The 2008 National High School (K-12) Championship Is Coming Up!
Mark Your Calendars – This Event Takes Place From April 18 – 20, 2008!
Note: There was no damage to the Hyatt Regency Atlanta located at 265 Peachtree St. NE, Atlanta, GA 30303, 404-577-1234, chess rate $125, 1-4. Proceed to make your reservations.
Additional rooms are available at the Hilton Atlanta, chess rate $125, 1-4; call 1-877-667-7210
K-12 Under 1600
K-12 Under 1200
K-12 Under 800
Unrated players may play in the Championship Section or the Unrated Section only.
EF: $40 if p/m by March 19, $60 if p/m by April 2, $75 after April 2 or $80 at site.
Prizes: Trophies for at least top 25 players and 25 teams in each section based on attendance average during the past two years. All participants will receive a medal at the completion of the final round.
Also class trophies to the top three in the following classes:
Teams: A team must have at least two players, although no maximum number of players. The top four scores in any section will count for the team score.
Main Event rounds:
Friday 1 pm, 7pm;
Saturday 9 am, 2 pm, 7 pm;
Sunday 9 am, 2 pm.
Opening Ceremony: 12:30 pm Friday.
1/2 pt bye any round except seven if requested in advance of Round one (limit one).
Awards: 7 pm (approximate) Sunday.
National High School Bughouse Championship: Thursday 11 am. Bughouse entries on site only. $25 per team.
National High School Blitz Championship: Thursday 5 pm. Blitz EF: $15 per player/$20 on site or if after April 2.
Coaches and Parents meeting: 11 am Friday.
Scholastic meeting: 2:30 pm Saturday.
Coaches Forum: 7:00 pm Saturday.
Tournament Feedback meeting: 9:30 am Sunday.
Parents and Friends Tournament: 4SS, Saturday 10:30 am, 12:30 pm, 2:30 pm, 4:30 pm. On site registration only. Rated and unrated sections. Trophies for parent and child combined results.
All: please bring clocks. Sets and score sheets provided.
USCF membership required.
Any roster changes made on site will incur a $20 change fee.
Team rooms available: email@example.com.
April rating supplement will be used.
Questions: Contact Cheryle Bruce 931-787-1234 ext. 147 or email firstname.lastname@example.org.
Send your entry to: U. S. Chess Federation, Attn: High School, P. O. Box 3967, Crossville, TN 38555.
MyChessPhotos.com will be at the event and will be taking over the board photos of all players.
Scholarship: MyChessPhotos.com will be awarding a $250.00 scholarship to the player with the biggest upset.