Nevada Scholastic Championships

2021 Nevada State Scholastic Chess Championship

Saturday, April 17 on the Internet Chess Club

The winners of each section are Nevada State Champions and qualify for

2021 Nevada State Girls’ Championship

Sunday, April 18 on the Internet Chess Club

The winner is the Nevada State Girls Champion and qualifies for Register at kingregistration.com/affiliate/nevadachess

2021 Nevada State Scholastic Chess Championship

Saturday, April 17 on the Internet Chess Club

4 Sections:  Primary (K-3), Elementary (K-5), Middle School (6-8), High School (9-12) Time Control: G/25 + 5 (all sections) Schedule: 6 Rounds: 9:30 AM, 11 AM, 12:30 PM, 2:00 PM, 3:30 PM, and 5:00 PM Players must be logged into ICC at play.chessclub.com/LVC at least 15 minutes before the round. Entry fee: $29 by 4/5, $39 by 4/12, $49 by 4/15.  No entries after 9 p.m. Thursday 4/15. Trophies: Top 20% in each section, Top 5 teams. Award ceremony by Zoom Sunday May 16 1:00 PM during the Nevada Chess membership meeting Trophies may be picked up in Las Vegas or in Reno. Trophies will be mailed to winners who do not pick up their trophies in person ($10 shipping fee applies). US Chess Membership is required Please join or renew the player’s membership at www.uschess.org before registering for the tournament. Players must reside in Nevada or be full time students at a Nevada school. Register at kingregistration.com/event/nevadascholastic2021 There will be a practice blitz tournament Friday evening on ICC at 6PM. All players in the championship are automatically registered, but participation in the blitz is optional. Parents and coaches are encouraged to attend one of the Zoom orientation meetings on Friday Evening or Saturday Morning. Time and zoom links will be posted at NevadaChess.org by April 10th.

2021 Nevada State Girls’ Championship

Sunday, April 18 on the Internet Chess Club

Time Control: G/25 + 5 Schedule: 4 Rounds: 12:00 Noon, 1:30 PM, 3:00 PM, 4:30 PM Players must be logged into ICC at play.chessclub.com/LVC at least 15 minutes before the round. Entry fee: $25 by 4/5, $35 by 4/15.  No entries after 9 p.m. Thursday 4/15. Trophies: Top 3 The winner will represent Nevada in the Ruth Haring National Girls’ Tournament of Champions Award ceremony by Zoom Sunday May 16 1:00 PM during the Nevada Chess membership meeting Trophies may be picked up in Las Vegas or in Reno. Trophies will be mailed to winners who do not pick up their trophies in person ($10 shipping fee applies). US Chess Membership is required Please join or renew the player’s membership at www.uschess.org before registering for the tournament. Players must reside in Nevada or be full time students at a Nevada school. Register at kingregistration.com/event/nevadagirls2021 There will be a practice blitz tournament Friday evening on ICC at 6 PM. All players in the championship are automatically registered, but participation in the blitz is optional. Parents and coaches are encouraged to attend one of the Zoom orientation meetings on Friday Evening or Sunday Morning. Time and zoom links will be posted at NevadaChess.org by April 10th. Fair play rules:
  • All games will be evaluated for fair play.  There will be a 3-week delay in awarding prizes to allow for fair play analysis.
  • Players must have zoom camera front and side.  (Zoom links will be posted at nevadachess.org)
  • When registering players must agree to fair play rules.
  • ICC determination of violation is binding.
  • Must belong to ICC – 2-month free membership included in entry fee. This means that a player who has been banned from ICC cannot play.  No appeals.