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81-10 35th Ave, Jackson Heights, NY 11372

Email: info@ny-chessacademy.com

Phone: 917-268-6495

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EVENTS & TOURNAMENTS

NYCA QUADS

81-10 35th Ave, Jackson Heights, NY 11372

10:00 am - 3:00 pm (Saturday) *First round starts at 10:15 am

General Information:​

  • 3 rated games (G/40;d5) | Quad Format

  • No rating limit, open to all levels (K-12)

  • Live USCF rating will be used

  • All games will be rated. Current USCF membership is required

  • In case of tiebreak for the weekly prizes, there will be a playoff (3 min + 2 sec)

  • Entry fee: $40/event | Season Pass: $450

 

*Once the quad's round games are complete, the next round will begin. There will be no awarding ceremonies. You may leave on the completion of your quad.

*We will allow no more than 2 players from the same school per quad. If there are 2+, we will move the lowest-rated team player to the quad below and replace them with the quad's highest-rated player

Weekly Prizes:

  • $25 for the top player of each quad

  • $25 additional for the perfect score

Season-end Prizes:

  • Season's Top 10 will receive a trophy

  • Bonus Cash Prizes: Any points over 150 will be converted into cash, 1 point = $3

*Point System: Win 6 points / Draw 3 points

Max cash out for the whole season: $1,110

Max weekly: $50 x 15 = $750 | Max bonus: 120 x $3 = $360

(Season I) 2020 Tournament Dates:

  • January 11, 18, 25 (Cancelled),

  • February 1, 8, 22

  • March 7, 21, 28

  • April 4, 25

  • May 2, 9, 16, 30

*Walk-ins are permitted but must register before 10:00 am

*Financial Assistance available

BLITZ NIGHT

81-10 35th Ave, Jackson Heights, NY 11372

7:00 pm - 10:00 pm (Friday)

*First round starts at 7:15 pm

General Information:

  • 3 minutes + 2 seconds increment

  • 5 double-round Swiss System

  • USCF membership is NOT required, games will not be rated

  • This is open to all levels and ages

  • In case of tiebreak for the prizes, there will be a playoff (3 min + 2 sec)

 

Prizes:

  • 1st Place - $100

  • 2nd Place - $50

2019 Tournament Dates:

  • November 15

  • December 6, 20

$25/event

Walk-ins are welcome

ONLINE BLITZ

Online Tournament via LiChess.org

9:00 pm - 11:00 pm (Saturday)

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