2020 National High School (K-12) Championship

Date/Time
04/03/2020 - 04/05/2020
12:45 pm

Location
Greater Columbus Convention Center


This is a US Chess National Scholastic Championship Tournament.

First place individual and team in the K-12 Championship section, including ties, will be the National High School Champion.

DATE OR DATES: April 3-5, 2020 · Columbus OH   (Bughouse & Blitz April 2nd)

START AND END TIMES: Opening ceremony Friday 12:45 p.m.

Rounds: Friday 1 p.m. & 7 p.m.; Saturday 9 a.m., 2 p.m. & 7 p.m.; Sunday 9 a.m. & 2 p.m. Awards Ceremony: Sunday 7 p.m. (approximately)

SITE: Greater Columbus Convention Center
400 North High Street, Columbus OH 43215

HOTEL: Hyatt Regency Columbus (adjacent to GCCC)
350 North High Street, Columbus OH 43215
(877) 803-7534 , Mention US Chess · US Chess Rate $155 

Entry Fee: $60 post marked or online by February 24, $80 by March 9, $95 by March 23, $100 on site. $10.00 extra for all phone registrations. $30 change fee for roster or section changes after March 23 or any on site changes.

Players registering after 11 a.m. Friday will not be paired for round 1, will receive a 1/2 bye for round 1, and will begin play with round 2.

One 1/2 point bye available any round if requested with entry or before 11 a.m. Friday. ZERO point byes may be requested for any round and should be requested at least 2 hours before the start of the round.

Please bring clocks. Sets and score sheets provided.

Only the scoresheets provided by US Chess will be permitted, per the Electronic Device Policy and Scholastic Regulation 19.1.

US Chess membership through April 2019 is required.

For a complete list of all rules and regulations please see the current Scholastic Regulations.

March 2019 rating supplement will be used in compliance with the guidelines for National Scholastic Events.

Unrated players may play in the Championship Section or Unrated Section only!!!

Entries and General Information Contact: Susan Kantor at skantor@uschess.org; (931) 787-1234 ext. 136, U.S. Chess Federation, Attn.: 2018 HS Championship, P.O. Box 3967, Crossville, TN 38557

WEB LINK: http://www.uschess.org/tournaments/2020/hs/

 

National High School Blitz Championship (G/5;d0)

This is a US Chess National Scholastic Championship tournament.

DATE OR DATES: April 2nd, Thursday 5 p.m., entry fee $20 by 3/23, $25 after or on site. Registration closes at 2 p.m.

SITE: Greater Columbus Convention Center
400 North High Street, Columbus OH 43215

HOTEL: Hyatt Regency Columbus (adjacent to GCCC)
350 North High Street, Columbus OH 43215
(877) 803-7534 , Mention US Chess · US Chess Rate $155 

Entry Fee: $20 by 3/23, $25 after or on site. Registration closes at 2 p.m.

Please bring clocks. Sets and score sheets provided.

Entries and General Information Contact: Susan Kantor at skantor@uschess.org; (931) 787-1234 ext. 136, U.S. Chess Federation, Attn.: 2018 HS Championship, P.O. Box 3967, Crossville, TN 38557

WEB LINK: http://www.uschess.org/tournaments/2020/hs/


Registrants