1st Annual Winter Scholastic Chess Championship

Hamilton School, 5530 Nave Dr, Novato, CA 94949, USA
Dec 07 2019
Entry Fee

Tournament trophies

Trophies to top 10 players.
Trophies with winning record. Medals to all others.




Non-rated Grade K-3

Non-rated Grade 4-12

USCF Rated section


Max of byes: 2
Last round to request a bye: 2
Number of rounds in tourney: 5


1st Annual Winter Scholastic Chess Championship

hosted and sponsored by Hamilton School
organized by Mechanics' Institute Chess Club

Location: Hamilton School Gym - 5530 Nave Dr, Novato, CA 94949Very convenient location, off of 101, Safeway and other grocery stories are within walking distance.

Date: Saturday, Dec 7thTime: Onsite registration: 9AM-9:30AMFirst round starts at 10AM.Round times: 10AM, 11:30AM, lunch break, 1PM, 2:15PM, 3:30PMTournament ends with a trophy ceremony around 4:30PM.Format: 5 round, G/30;d5 (Game in 30 minutes, wiht 5 second delay at each move, i.e. one game can last up to one hour.)

Sections: 3 section based on rating and age!

  • nonrated section - Grade K-3, no USCF memership required
  • nonrated section - Grade 3-8, no USCF membership required
  • USCF rated section - for all players with a USCF rating, or who would like to get one - USCF membership required!

Entry Fee: $20 for all players.
After 12/4: registration fee goes up to $30

Hamilton School, 5530 Nave Dr, Novato, CA 94949

Additional services and fees

USCF Membership Age 12 & under $17.00
USCF Membership Age 15 & under $22.00

Registration period

Registration starts on 10/08/2019 and ends on 12/08/2019.


Participants must currently be in 12 grade or lower.

In-person location

Hamilton School, 5530 Nave Dr, Novato, CA 94949, USA
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