Rockville Chess Club's Tourney #16 - A USCF-rated Chess tournament for chess enthusiasts of all ages and who are USCF members. To register, fill the Tournament registration form below. Players need to ensure USCF membership is current.
Venue: Gaithersburg Library, 2nd Floor, Large Room, 18330 Montgomery Village Ave, Gaithersburg, MD 20879
Date and Time: Saturday, October 21st, 2023, from 10:30AM - 5:30PM
Check-in: 10:15-10:45 AM. No registration after 10:45am.
Time control: Quads - 3 Rounds, G/55, d5
1st Rd: 11:00AM; 2nd Rd: 1:30PM; 3rd Rd: 3:30PM
Swiss U900 - 5 Rounds, G/25, d5
1st Rd: 11 AM; 2nd Rd: 12 PM; 3rd Rd: 1:30 PM; 4th Rd: 2:30 PM
5th Rd: 3:30 PM
Prizes: All junior players (6-14 yrs old) winning their quads or Swiss will win a trophy and the participants will receive a chess medal. No prizes for adults, but USCF rating points to gain.
Registration: Pre-register for the tournament - https://www.rockvillechess.org/events/15th-rcc-classical-quads
Only first 50 USCF-active pre-registrants are guaranteed playing spots.
Tournament Directors: FM Luke Wong, Erick Toribio, Richard Ha, Raghu Adimulam & Donna Runyon
Entry Fee: $0 but requesting $10 donation to offset costs of room rental, USCF tournament submission & trophies/medals. We accept donations via cash, Venmo, PayPal, CashApp, Apple Pay, and Zelle.
Contact us at RockvilleChessClub@gmail.com
Please bring your own chess sets, clocks, notation sheets, and pens.