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2017 Rated Beginners Open for Scholastic Players Under 1200

  • October 07, 2017
  • 10:30 AM
  • Gwinnett Place Mall, 2100 Pleasant Hill Road, Duluth, Georgia 30096.
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  • Participation in this tournament requires current USCF memberships. You must be a scholastic player to participate (K-12)

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2017 Georgia Scholastic at the Open

Saturday October 7/Gwinnett Place Mall

 Saturday October 7:  Rated Beginners Open for Scholastic Players Under 1200

Registered Players


Registration Cap: 50


4-SS One Section with Overall and Class prizes. Gwinnett Place Mall, 2100 Pleasant Hill Road, Duluth, Georgia 30096. Above the Food Court (see parking info below)



Rounds: 10:30 a.m., 12:30 p.m., then ASAP.


Time control: G/45;d5


Byes: One ½ point bye available in rounds 1-3. Zero point bye available in round 4.  2nd byes are

also zero point byes. All requests for byes must be made before the first round.


Entry Fee:  $30 online. $35 On-site if registration cap is not met.  Site registration starts

at: 9:30 a.m. up to 30 minutes before tournament.  Must have current USCF membership. To

register click on the "register" button to the left of this column.


Deadlines: online registration closes midnight Wed, Oct 4. On-site registration is

Saturday 9-10 AM.  


Tournament Hall: Above Food Court. Mall is behind Chipotle on Mall Boulevard Parking between

Sears and MegaMart for best access.



Please note:  USCF membership required for all players. Chess Sets supplied. Please bring a clock.


Note: photos may be taken of you or your child and published on our news site (esp winners with trophies).  Please

contact us if you do not want your/your child's photo published. 


Tournament Coordinator: Parnell Watkins


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