NOV. 4-5 2nd North American All Girls Championship – A Susan Polgar Foundation Event (PK-12)
Biltmore Santa Clara, 2151 Laurelwood Rd., Santa Clara, CA 95054. $99/night. Info: http://BayAreaChess.com/allgirls.
5 Sections based on Rating: 1400+, 1000-1399, 700-999, 400-699, u400 & unr. Nov 17 Supp & TD disc to place players accurately.
Prizes: Trophies to Top 10 players in each section, Top 3 unrated in u400 section, and Top 5 Clubs & Top 5 Schools in sections combined. Min 2, Top 4 players count for team score. $48,000 scholarship to Webster University to Top HS student, Free SPF Summer Camp entry to the Winner of 1400+; Free BAC chess camp entry to all section winners.
Details at http://BayAreaChess.com/allgirls 1000+ players: 2-day event: 5SS, G/75 d5.
On-site Reg.: Sa 8-8:30am.
Rounds: Sa: 9a, 12:30p, 3:30p Su: 9:30a 12:30p. Max two 1/2pt byes, Rds. 5 bye locked before Rd. 1. EF: 2day: $58, after 10/28 $73. Play-up +15.
For under 1000 players: 1-day event: 5SS x G/30 d5; On-site Reg.: Sun 8-8:30am.
Rounds: 9a, 10:30a, 12:30p, 2p, 4p. EF: 1day: $48, after 10/28 $63. Play-up +10. Special side events throughout the day.
Reg. online: http://BayAreaChess.com/my/allgirls. Organizer: Dr. Judit Sztaray.
Email: ask@BayAreaChess.com. T: 408-409-6596. W.
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