Event Details


Online registration for this event will not be available after May 5, 2018 at 12:00 PM Eastern Time

When: Sunday, May 6, 2018
Hunter College Elementary School
71 East 94th Street
New York, NY 10128
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Sponsor: Hunter College Campus Schools
Event Type: Scholastic (K-12)
Entry Fees:

Rated Sections:

Section Fees & Conditions
Quads $45 initial
Grades 12 and under.  Rated 1700 and over.
Future Masters $45 initial
Grades 12 and under.  Rated 1400 and over.
Championship $45 initial
Grades 12 and under.  Rated 1000 and over.
Reserve $45 initial
Grades 10 and under.  Rated 1199 and under.
Primary $45 initial
Grades 3 and under.
Juniors $45 initial
Grades 1 and under.
Booster $45 initial
Grades 4 through 8.  Rated 799 and under.

Non-Rated Sections:

Section Fees & Conditions
2-3 Novice $45 initial
Grades 2 and 3 only.  Rated 699 and under.
K-1 Novice $45 initial
Grades 1 and under.  Rated 699 and under.
Discounts: Quads Rating Discount: $20 discount for rating greater than or equal to 1700.
Applicable to sections: Quads
Hunter Students: $5 discount for school equal to Hunter.
Applicable to sections: Quads, Future Masters, Championship, Reserve, Primary, Juniors, Booster
Hunter Students (Novice Sections): $10 discount for school equal to Hunter.
Applicable to sections: 2-3 Novice, K-1 Novice
Sibling Discount: $10 discount for group registration greater than or equal to 2 participants in this event; paid in a single transaction.
Applicable to sections: Future Masters, Championship, Reserve, Primary, Juniors, Booster, 2-3 Novice, K-1 Novice
Schedule: Quads (3 rounds): Check in by: 9:00am; First Round time: 9:15am; Approximate end time: 5:30pm
Future Masters (3 rounds), Championship (4 rounds): Check in by: 9:15am; First Round time: 9:30am; Approximate end time: 5:30pm
Reserve (4 rounds): Check in by: 9:30am; First Round time: 9:45am; Approximate end time: 4:30pm
Booster, Primary, Juniors (4 rounds): Check in by: 9:45am; First Round time: 10:00am; Approximate end time: 4:15pm
2-3 Novice, K-1 Novice (4 rounds): Check in by: 10:00am; First Round time: 10:15am; Approximate end time: 2:00pm
Time Control: Game/75 (Game 70/5 second delay) in Quads & Future Masters.
Game/60 (Game 55/5 second delay) in Championship.
Game/45 (Game 40/5 second delay) in Reserve, Primary, Booster & Juniors.
Byes: Half (1/2) point bye requests (1 maximum) are available in any round of a 4-round section.
No byes are offered in Quads or Future Masters.


*No on-site registration for Quads or Future Masters.

By registering online, you will not need to check in at the registration desk. Upon your arrival, verify that you are on the posted pre-tournament pairing list. Please bring a copy of your confirmation email in the event there is an error.

**USCF-rated, except where noted. Bring clocks and score pads.

PRIZES: Trophies to all players scoring 3 points or more in 4 round sections, and to all players scoring 2.5 points or more in 3 round sections.

For tournament postponement and delay notices, check nscfchess.org

Changes: If you need to change sections, or for any other assistance, email Tournaments@NSCFchess.org.

Byes: Please note: No byes are offered in Quads or Future Masters.

Refunds/Cancellation Policy: If you cannot play in an event you have registered for, you may withdraw and claim a credit for a future event during the same academic year. Credits will not be carried over to the next school year. Refunds will be available subject to a $10 administrative fee if requested by the day prior to the last scheduled tournament of the season. For further information, see the Tournament FAQ at nscfchess.org. To request a refund, email Tournaments@NSCFchess.org.

Supervision & Photo Release Policy: All participants under 16 must have an adult supervisor during the tournament. The NSCF does not provide supervision between games. Also note: Photography and/or video recording occurs at most NSCF tournament events: By registering your child for this event, you hereby give permission for your child's name and/or picture to appear on the NSCF and/or Hunter Chess website/promotion. If for any reason this is not acceptable, please advise tournament staff PRIOR to the start of the tournament.

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