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Nebo District Chess Kindergarten through Twelfth Tournament

Submitted by lana.hiskey on Mon, 01/14/2019 - 1:28pm

Saturday February 9, 2019 8:30 am - 1:00 pm approximately
Summit Center 165 S. 700 E. Springville, 84663 (new location!)
Please park on east side of building.

Kindergarten through Twelfth  (elementary and secondary) Tournament

How to register:
Register and pay at, “Nebo District Chess Tournament.”
Cost is $10.00 if you register and pay by Feb 2, or $17 thereafter.
Registrations accepted only through Thursday, Feb 7—
no registration or payment accepted at the door.
Student must be in Nebo School District boundaries, whether attending
public, charter, or home school, or have played in Nebo chess tournament.
Supervision of children is the responsibility of the parents. Parents and other
spectators may not interact with players while they are competing.

Arrive at 8:30 am, instructions at 8:45 am.
5 or 6 rounds—all students get to play all rounds.
K-6 students get to play others within their own grade.
Junior high students will be grouped together into one section.
High school students will be grouped together into one section.
9th grade will join either junior high or high school based on numbers.

Rounds are up to 50 minutes each (i.e. approximately 25 minutes per
player). High School may be allowed up to 60 minutes each.
Plan on students finishing last round between 12:30 pm and 2:00 pm.
Trophies will be awarded for 1st - 7th place per section (plus several
“outstanding” trophies), and for top 3 elementary schools and top 2
secondary schools in district. All other players will receive a medal.
Tie breaks will be decided by the computer.
Information available for those interested in starting a chess club.
Lunch will be available for purchase: pizza, snacks, etc.
Chess sets and such available for purchase.

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