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    RLC Rumble April 2020
     
    RLC RUMBLE - USCF Rated Open Chess Tournament
     
     

    Dear Parents

     

    RLC PTO is hosting RLC Rumble - USCF Rated Open Chess Tournament for all students from Grades K-8.

     

    Tournament Date & Time: Saturday, April 25, 2020; 9:00am – 4:00pm

     

    Tournament Location: Rosa Lee Carter Elementary School, 43330 Loudoun Reserve Dr, Ashburn, VA 20148  

     

    Who can participate?

     

    • Any students from Grades Kindergarten to Grade 8
    • Students attending a public or private school, as well as home schooled students are eligible to participate
    • Each participant MUST have a USCF ID that will be valid on the day of the tournament

     

    Tournament Format

     

    RLC Rumble Chess Tournament includes multiple rounds

     

    • K-3 : Players from Grades K-3 can opt to compete in this section with 5 competition rounds
      • 5 Round Swiss, G/30;d5  (Affects both Quick and Regular rating)
    • K-5 : Players from Grades K-5 can opt to compete in this section with 4 competition rounds
      • 4 Round Swiss, G/45;d5  (Affects Regular rating only)
    • K-8 : Players from Grades K-8 can opt to compete in this section with 4 competition rounds
      • 4 Round Swiss, G/45;d5  (Affects Regular rating only)

     

    Tournament Awards

     

    • Trophies will be awarded for winners of each section - 1st place, 2nd place, 3rd place, Top upset, Top unrated, Top girl
    • Medals will be awarded to players with plus score of each section (K-3, K-5, K-8)

     

    Additional links: 

    http://uschess.org

      

    Tournament Price:

     

    • Early Bird Registration: $25 per player until April 21, 2020 @ 11:59pm EST
    • Regular Registration: $30 per player until April  23, 2020 @ 11:59pm EST
    • At the Door Registration - not permitted for this tournament

     

    Questions/Contact:

      

    Frequently Asked Questions (FAQs)

      

    Can my child buy a lunch? 

    Students will have the option to bring their lunch/snacks or purchase pizza/snacks at RLC Concessions table.

      

    Can I add/update registration information including participant information? 

    Yes. (You can register or submit updates to your registrations until April 23, 2020 @ 11:59pm EST. A USCF ID that is valid on the day of the tournament is must. You can update your regsitration form with any missing information.)

      

    What is the timing of the Tournament Schedule?

    Tournament will start at 9:00am and a detailed Hourly schedule will be provided by April 23, 2020. Participants are expected to report for Pre-Tournament Announcements no later than 8:45am

     

Last Modified on January 14, 2020