Roshen’s Chess Academy invites you to a tournament that benefits the Oregon Chess Federation (OCF), Portland Chess Club (PCC), HECSA, and the local businesses at Lloyd Center. 100% of all proceeds (minus operating expenses) go to HECSA, Oregon Chess Federation and Portland Chess Club.
Entry fee: $30. REGISTRATION CLOSES AT 12 PM (NOON) ON FRIDAY, August 11th or as soon as we receive 48 registrations (whichever happens first). No entrees will be accepted after that. Please register using the following link: https://tinyurl.com/Roshen Chess Academy Tournament.
Format: 4-round US Chess rated Swiss tournament. Open to all scholastic chess players.
Time control: G/25;+5 (25 minutes per player with 5 seconds added after each move).
Schedule: 9:30 am – 2:30 pm on Saturday, August 12th (First round starts at 10 AM) . All subsequent rounds start as soon as the previous round finishes.
Ratings & Section details: This will be an USCF tournament. US Chess membership is required, which can be purchased on the US Chess website (www.uschess.org). You can find more information on the USCF membership benefits here > US Chess membership rates/information/benefits.
Prizes: Big trophies for 1st place, 2nd place, and 3rd place in each section (based on 16 players per section). Medals for all plus scorers.
Location: Portland Chess Club. Address: 2025 Lloyd Center, Portland, OR 97232.