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1st SENECA FREE Scholastic Chess Tournament at UCAP

Tournament Details Revised: 9/29/2019 4:04:31 PM
General Information
Event Organizer: SouthEast New England Chess Association  Visit Organizer Website
Event Location: UCAP School, 75 Carpenter Street, Providence, RI 02903   [ Directions ]
Event Date: Saturday, October 12, 2019
Time Control: 4SS, G/25 d5
Rounds Time: Round 1 at 10:00 AM. Others on completion of each round.
Byes: 1/2-point bye available in any round, but must notify organizer in advance.
Prize Info: Medals for 1st, 2nd and 3rd place in all sections. Plus score medals. 
Inquiry: monasterychess@gmail.com    401-359-1602
Event Webpage: senecachess.org/event/1stUCAP/
Registration Information
Entry Fee: FREE - There is no entry fee for this event but players who play in a rated section are expected to have up to date USCF memberships. Preregistration is strongly recommended. Venue may fill up and we may not be able to guarantee availability if you do not preregister.
Registration - Onsite: Subject to availability from 9:00 AM to 9:40 AM.
Membership Requirement: USCF membership required in Open rated section and Age 14 & Under rated section.
Sections Information
Tournament Sections: Open - USCF Rated
Age 14 & Under - USCF Rated
Age 14 & Under - Unrated
Novice - Unrated
Tournament Rules and Other Information
  • Novice and 14 & Under sections should finish around 12:30 PM. Open should finish around 1:30 PM.
  • All students from Grades K-12 may always play in a higher section.
  • Please bring a chess clock if you have one. Chess sets will be provided.
  • Pre-registered players should confirm no later than 9:40 AM.
  • There will be also be a separate practice tournament and workshop for players who might not yet be ready for their first tournament. To sign up a player for this workshop email Eduardo directly at epaguag@gmail.com
  • Use the entrance in the courtyard to the left of the main entrance. There will be signs outside.
  • Parking available in the lot across the street and lot at the corner of Carpenter and Dean. Street parking is also available.
  • FOR ADDITIONAL INFORMATION contact Bob Salvas from the Southeast New England Chess Association at (401) 359-1602.

  • MACA provides tournament listing for all as a service to the chess community. For question, comments, or dispute regarding events that are not organized by MACA, please contact the tournament organizer directly.
  • Remember that each player is responsible for bringing and setting up their clock. Please refer to the Metrowest Chess Club Digital Clock Guide for instructions on how to set digital clocks.
  • MACA does not recommend but allows US Chess approved electronic scorekeeping devices. Please note that some national tournaments held by US Chess ban electronic scorekeeping, so be sure to know how to keep score without aid of electronics.
  • If online registration is enabled on this event, you can Join/Renew your USCF and MACA membership at the online registration page. If online registration is not available, you can join MACA (The Massachusetts Chess Association) at our Online Membership Form and USCF (United States Chess Federation) at USCF Membership Page.