The Annual Susan Polgar National Invitational for Girls, the most prestigious All-Girls tournament in the United States, will be held this year from July 29 to August 3, 2007, alongside with the 2007 US Open in Cherry Hill, New Jersey.

Each state will be allowed one representative with the exception of Texas and California (2 representatives each).

There are 2 additional OFFICIAL QUALIFIERS each year:

– The Annual Susan Polgar National Open Championship for Girls (Corpus Christi, Texas)
– The Annual Susan Polgar World Open Championship for Girls (Las Vegas, Nevada) Click here for info

The winner of each section (must meet age requirement) in these 2 qualifers will receive an AUTOMATIC invitations to the Susan Polgar National Invitational for Girls.

In addition, the Polgar Committee will award three automatic qualifying spots at the 2009 SuperNationals Chess Championship to the top finishing girls in the open division of the Elementary (K-6), Junior High (K-9) and High School (K-12) Championship sections.

Contact info:

The Susan Polgar Foundation (

Contact: FM Paul Truong (Chairperson of the Polgar Committee)

Contact: GM Susan Polgar
Telephone: (718) 897-4600

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