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3rd Annual Chess Girls Rook

  • December 01, 2018
  • Sutton Middle School-6th Grade Academy ; 4360 Powers Ferry Rd, Atlanta, GA 30327

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

Event date has moved from 9/15/18 to 12/1/18 

3RD Annual

Chess Girls Rook!

Female Empowerment Tournament

Saturday, December 01


Sutton Middle School – 6th Grade Academy

4360 Powers Ferry Rd, Atlanta, GA 30327


Open to any female player grade 12 and below - 50 player cap.


4SS, G/25/d5

Round Times:  10:0011:30, ASAP after round 2


3 Sections: USCF membership required: Under 600, U1000 and Premier for players rated 1000 and above. Players may play up one section if ever within 100 points of the section. New and unrated players wishing to get a rating should play in the Under 600 section.  Boards will be provided – clock are optional.


Entry Fee: $30 Advance entry only. Payments should be received by 11:00PM November 27th.  Limit of one ½ point bye available in any round and must be requested at registration. No changes after November 27th, 11pm.

Register online at: Chess Girls Rook! *No onsite registration available* Current USCF ID#/Exp. date required to be paired for Rd. 1.  To withdraw, send an email  by 11p, nov 27th for refund. There will be a $5 processing fee.

Trophies to top player of each section.   One team trophy, will be awarded to the school with the most points based on 5 players combined, in the 3 rated sections.  Points are earned by 1 for each point in the Under 600 Section, 1.5 points for each point in the U1000 Section and 2 points for each point in the Premier Section. Teams must have at least 3 players to be eligible for a Team Trophy.   
The Premier Section: 1st place possible cash award in addition to trophy.



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