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Chess Tournament – YEL MN Statewide Championship

April 25 @ 8:30 am - 3:00 pm

- $37
2019 Team Champions | Meadow Ridge with Coach Igor Rybakov
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Chess Tournament | Chess Player

Chess Tournament – {YEL!} Statewide Chess Tournament

We are expecting teams and players from all over the state to attend this tournament.  Play against the best {YEL!} players from dozens of schools!  Each participant will play SIX ROUNDS OF TOURNAMENT CHESS!

Fee includes: Pizza, snacks, beverages, filing of games with USCF, 6 rounds of play and all awards.

† Team Trophy: We take the top four scores from each school to calculate the team champion.  Whether there is 4 players from a school, 1 player or 20 players.  We take the top 4 scores across divisions k-5.  The school with the highest combined score will receive the TEAM CHAMPION TROPHY.  We will have a team trophies for first through third place.

 • Individual Tournament:  Students will play 6 rounds against students of similar grade level (k-1, 2-3, 4-5).

   ° Swiss Play: Participants are matched against others of similar skill level and grade.  If a player wins more games, they will play other players who have won more often as well.  By the 6th round, we will have a clear champion.

   ° Medals & Trophies:  Trophies are given out to 1st – 3rd place in each grade level category.  Medals are given out based on your performance.  Every student will get either a trophy or a medal by the end of the day.

This is a CXR rated tournament and official USCF rules will apply.  Many games use clocks.  USCF tiebreaker rules will be used.  Visit our Chess Tournament FAQ page at YouthEnrichmentLeague.com for more answers to your questions.

Details

Date:
April 25
Time:
8:30 am - 3:00 pm
Cost:
$37
Event Category:
Website:
https://edenprairie.ce.eleyo.com/course/5828/winter-spring-2020-youth/yel-statewide-chess-tournament

Organizers

Youth Enrichment League
Eden Prairie Community Education

Venue

Oak Point/Eagle Heights – Eden Prairie
13400 STARING LAKE PARKWAY
Eden Prairie, MN 55347 United States
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Details

Date:
April 25
Time:
8:30 am - 3:00 pm
Cost:
$37
Event Category:
Website:
https://edenprairie.ce.eleyo.com/course/5828/winter-spring-2020-youth/yel-statewide-chess-tournament

Organizers

Youth Enrichment League
Eden Prairie Community Education

Venue

Oak Point/Eagle Heights – Eden Prairie
13400 STARING LAKE PARKWAY
Eden Prairie, MN 55347 United States
+ Google Map