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2008 DFW K-12 Championships

Friday, November 28, 2008

DFW Marriott Hotel & Golf Club at Champions Circle   Map

3300 Championship Parkway, Fort Worth 76177

Hotel Rates $89/$89/$89/$89. Call (888)-236-2427, mention Dallas Chess to get rate. Reserve by 11/19 or rate may go up. As a Thankgiving Present, the Marriott will offer the chess rate until Thanksgiving. This is of course if the hotel does not sell out. So please make your reservations if you plan to stay at the hotel.

Note that if you desire more tournaments in Fort Worth, then it is important to stay at the hotel, even if it is only for one night.


Eligibility:    Any player in grades pre-K through 12th. Players do not have to live in Dallas/Fort Worth to compete.  USCF membership is required to play in the rated sections. Go to www.uschess.org and click on Join/Renew.  The not rated section is not rated, but rated players can play in this section if they so desire.

Registration: Online Registration is available at www.active.com/event_detail.cfm?event_id=1637842..  Note that active.com charges a small fee. You may mail registration form with payment if you so desire.  You may register on site from 8 am - 8:30 am at the hotel on Friday, November 28.

Rounds:  Five rounds, no elimination, play all five games. Rounds are at Game 30 time control (each side gets 30 minutes.) Round 1 pairings posted at 9 am, rest ASAP with a short lunch break.

Three Sections: K-12 Championship (rated),  K-12 Under 1000 (rated, for players rated below 1000 in the November Supplement), K-12 Not rated.


Entry Fee: Rated sections, $22 by 11/20 else $28.  Not Rated section, $12 by 11/20 else $17.


Make Payable to:    Dallas Chess Club
Mail to:                    212 S Cottonwood Dr, #A
                                Richardson TX  75080

Byes: If you need to miss a round, one 1/2 point bye is allowed. Please request by end of round 2.

Inquiries:  Babara Swafford, 214.632.9000.  info@dallaschess.com


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Click for Online Registration.  Note that active.com charges a small fee.


Tournament Life Announcement:

Nov. 28   2008 DFW K-12 Championships

5-SS, G/30. DFW Marriott Hotel & Golf Club at Champions Circle, 3300 Championship Parkway, Fort Worth, TX 76177. Opened to K-12. Two Rated Sections: Champ. and U1000. EF: $22 if received by 11/20, $28 at site. Reg.: 8:00-8:30 am. Rd 1 Pairings at 9:00 am rest ASAP with short lunch break. $$Trophies Champ. - top 10 ind, top 5 teams, U1000 - Top 10 ind, top 5 teams, top 3 unrated. One Not Rated Section: K-12 Not rated. This section is not rated but is opened to both rated and nonrated players. EF: $12 by 11/20 else $17. $$trophies for not rated section - Top 7 individual, top 3 Teams. HR: $89-89, (888)-236-2427, reserve by 10/26 or rate may increase, mention Dallas Chess. Make Checks payable to: Dallas Chess Club. US Chess Federation Membership is required Except for not rated section. Online Registration: www.active.com/event_detail.cfm?event_id=1637842. Note that active.com charges a small fee. Enter: Dallas Chess Club, 212 S. Cottonwood Dr, #A, Richardson, TX 75080. Ph: 214.632.9000. E-mail: info@dallaschess.com NS, NC, W.