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Lynchburg Chess Tournament
April 29, 2017 @ 9:00 am - 6:00 pm
All Players Welcome
Come to this special tournament event to compete and hear from an international champion with an amazing story of success. All players are welcome to participate. Awards for the top three players in each category. Chess related door prizes will be given out and lunch will be provided. Don’t miss this opportunity to meet and compete with players from around the region! See you at the board!
Special Guest Speakers – Phiona Mutesi, Candidate Master from Uganda and Coach Robert Katende, subjects of the Disney film Queen of Katwe.
9am – 6pm
HumanKind, Presbyterian Homes Campus – 150 Linden Rd. Lynchburg VA
Before April 27th : $12 for rated players $7 for unrated
Day of Tournament: $15 for rated players $10 for unrated players
Competition Format: 3 Rounds Swiss System, Game 75 D5
Divisions: Unrated K-8 Under 1000 Under 1400 Open
Please bring your own sets and clocks