Monthly Archives: January 2014

Silver Knights Chess Club Quads – An OSCF State Qualifier

Prizes: First place trophy, second & third place medal, fourth place small chess gift – for each section.

Format: Players will be divided in 4 player sections (quads) by NWSRS rating.
Time: Saturday, February 1st, 2014 | 2:15pm – 5:30pm – will start on time and finish on time.
Fee: $17 (Registration closes on Friday at 21:00 pm) – no late fee.
Eligibility: All scholastic players, K-12.
Location: Petite Patisserie in Happy Valley.  Free parking. Parents and accompanying persons can wait while enjoying coffee and the finest handcraft European pastries from “Petite Patisserie.”
Registration: Pre-registration ONLY. See details at Silver Knights Chess Club websitehttp://silverknightschessclub.blogspot.com/
Contact: Andrei Botez, silver.knights.chess.club@gmail.com, (503) 995-2888

Winter All Stars Posted

The 2014 Winter All Stars List has been posted!   This list includes rated events from September through December, 2013, and consists of the top ten highest established ratings in each grade for players that were active during that period.  Players on this or the Spring or Fall lists are eligible to participate in the 7th Annual Oregon All-Stars Invitational, which will be held in Salem in October, 2014.  Do let us know if you think that you see something incorrect; we’d be pleased to check and correct it if necessary.  Congratulations to everyone on the list!

 

Presidents’ Weekend Tournament Feb. 15th!

We want you for the Presidents’ Weekend Tournament!  Last year, nearly 200 players came to Gray Middle School in SW Portland for a great day of chess and fabulous prizes.  The Commanders-in-Chief have ordered up another excellent set of trophies and Presidential swag for Saturday, February 15th — just four weeks away — and we hope you will join us for a great day.  More details are available here; rules are here; a tentative schedule is here; and you can register online here.

 

Silver Knights Sunday Quads on 01/19

Silver Knights Chess Club Quads – An OSCF State Qualifier

Prizes: First place trophy, second & third place medal, fourth place small chess gift – for each section.
Format: Players will be divided in 4 player sections (quads) by NWSRS rating.
Time: Sunday, January19th, 2013 | 2:15pm – 5:30pm – will start on time and finish on time.
Fee: $17 (Registration closes on Saturday at 1:00 pm) – no late fee.
Eligibility: All scholastic players, K-12.
Location: Petite Patisserie in Happy Valley.  Free parking. Parents and accompanying persons can wait while enjoying coffee and the finest handcraft European pastries from “Petite Patisserie.”
Registration: Pre-registration ONLY. See details at Silver Knights Chess Club websitehttp://silverknightschessclub.blogspot.com/
Contact: Andrei Botez, silver.knights.chess.club@gmail.com, (503) 995-2888

Silver Knights Sunday Quads on 01/05

Silver Knights Chess Club Quads – An OSCF State Qualifier

Prizes: First place trophy, second & third place medal, fourth place small chess gift – for each section.
Format: Players will be divided in 4 player sections (quads) by NWSRS rating.
Time: Sunday, December 8th, 2013 | 2:15pm – 5:30pm – will start on time and finish on time.
Fee: $17 (Registration closes on Saturday at 1:00 pm) – no late fee.
Eligibility: All scholastic players, K-12.
Location: Petite Patisserie in Happy Valley.  Free parking. Parents and accompanying persons can wait while enjoying coffee and the finest handcraft European pastries from “Petite Patisserie.”
Registration: Pre-registration ONLY. See details at Silver Knights Chess Club website http://silverknightschessclub.blogspot.com/
Contact: Andrei Botez, silver.knights.chess.club@gmail.com, (503) 995-2888