2008 Royal CHS Tournament
February 16, 2008
Collegiate High School

WHAT: United States Chess Federation (U.S.C.F.) Sanctioned Tournament. 5-Round Swiss in 5 Sections: K-5 Novice, Primary (K-3), Elementary (K-5/6), Middle School (6-8) and High School (9-12). (Novice Sections for players with no USCF rating or rating less than 250). Time Controls: Game/30 (Thirty minutes per side per game)

WHERE: Del Mar College East Campus, Harvin Center, Retama Room, 101 Baldwin Blvd., Corpus
Christi, TX 78404.

WHO: All students grades K through 12. Students who register for sections above their grade level play as individuals only and are not eligible for team trophies.

COST: Registration is $15.00. USCF membership req’d ($17 for Scholastic [up to age 12], or $19 for Youth [ages 13-15], or $25 for Young Adult [ages 16 to 25]). Add appropriate USCF fees to registration OR show proof of current membership for each player.

REGISTRATION: Early registration must be postmarked by February 8, 2008 or received by February 13, 2008. NO ONSITE REGISTRATION.

ROUNDS: Round 1 starts at 9:30. Please arrive by 9:00 to check in. Following rounds will be at: 11:00, 12:45, 2:15, 3:45.

FOOD: A food concession will be available.

PRIZES: Everyone will receive a crown of royalty! Trophies to top 8 in each section, medals to next 8. Trophies to top 3 schools in each section. Awards presentation at 5:00.

Mail checks payable to: OCBCF
Mail registration with payment to: OCBCF PO Box 8291 Corpus Christi, TX 78468
Questions? Call George Tintera at 992-0587 or email cctintera@yahoo.com

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