Okemos Scholastic Chess Tournament

Saturday April 21, 2012, 11:30 - 6:00 PM

Chippewa Middle School, 4000 Okemos Road, Okemos, MI 48864
(formerly Wardcliff Scholastic Tournament)


Open to students in grades K-8

Just For Fun----Not USCF Rated----Lots of Trophies---Beginners Welcome

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● 5 Rounds

● Time Control G-30 (each player has 30 minutes to make all of their moves)

Play only students in your own grade (separate tournaments for each grade K-6)

● Grades 7-8 may be combined into one section, depending upon registration

● Trophies to all players who score at least 3 points (usually over 40% of the players get a trophy!!)

● Beginners encouraged to participate

Players in grades 6 and up need to bring boards and sets. Younger players will be provided with boards and sets. All players should bring a clock if they have one. (Clocks are NOT required for this tournament).

Please bring “soccer mom” chairs for seating in the waiting area. A few regular chairs will be available, and tables will be available.


Rounds are scheduled for 11:30, 12:45, 2:00, 3:15, and 4:30. Awards ceremony at 5:45.

Round times will be accelerated if all games have been completed.


Pre-Registration is $10, on-site registration is $20 from 10:00-11:00am. Tournament Director reserves the right to turn away anyone who is NOT in the registration line by 11am.

Group Discount—25% off if you register 5 or more players at one time!!

Lunch and Snacks will be available on site

Concession profits support the Okemos chess clubs



Please mail this Registration Form to: Okemos Chess Club, c/o Central Elementary School, 4406 Okemos Road, Okemos, MI 48864, or email to webmaster@lansingchess.com. (Email entries are not officially accepted until payment is received)

Make checks payable to: Let’s Play Chess

For more info, contact: Bruce Roth, 517-351-4106 (evenings) or go to lansingchess.com.

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