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6th Annual K-12 Spring Fling

  • June 10, 2017
  • Gwinnett Place Mall

*This is not a GCA event. Please contact the organizer to register for the event.*



6th Annual K-12 Spring Fling

Championship Chess Signature Event

Saturday, June 10


Gwinnett Place Mall

2100 Pleasant Hill Road, Duluth, Georgia 30096. Above the Food Court 

Open to any player grade 12 and below.


4SS, G/30/d5 except for the top 2 sections where Round 4 is G/45/d5

Round Times:  10:30; 12:15; 2:00; 3:30
Cap 160


6 SECTIONS: 4 rated sections, USCF membership required: Under 300, Under 700, Under 1100 and Premier for players rated 1100 and above. Players may play up one section if ever within 100 points of the section. Unrated and New players wanting a rating should play in the Under 300 but rising 6th graders and higher may play in the Under 700 section.
2 Unrated Section where players rated below 500 may also play. One Unrated Section is for those
rising 3rd graders and below, the other Unrated Section may have players of any grade. No memberships required and no rating points received when playing in the Unrated Sections. New and unrated players wishing to get a rating, must play in either the Under 300 or the Under 700 rated sections.


Entry Fee: Advance entry received by midnight Tuesday, May 30 the cost is $27.

Late registration is $32 through midnight Monday June 5. FromJune 6TH pay $37 until midnight June 8TH. No online registration Friday June 9TH. Onsite registrations ok at $40. (At site, register by 9am to be paired for round #1. If later, you might get a 1/2 point bye in Rd #1.) 1/2 Point Byes available only in Rounds 1-3. No byes in Round #4. Byes for Round #1 must be made by Thursday June 8TH or when you register. Byes for Rounds 2 and 3 must be made when registering or well before Round #1.


Register online at: and click Register, choose Tournament, and follow steps to register and pay for the Spring Fling.

Current USCF ID# required to be paired for Rd. 1, unless playing in an unrated section.
Trophies to all players with a plus score. Special Chess Medals to all players in the Unrated Section who don’t receive a trophy.
The  Premier Section: 1st place $100 and 2nd place $50 prizes, in addition to trophies.

Information: or “calendar” at  or call Coach Tim 770-633-6718


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