Saturday, October 31, 2020
USCF Online Quick Rated!
via ChessKid.com, Open for everyone!
The tournament is now an automatically run tournament on chesskid.com
Help desk will be available and live througout the tournament!
Eligibility - Players must have:
- current US Chess Federation membership
- chesskid.com account that is part of Mechanics' Chess Club (free account is perfectly sufficient)
- 6 rounds of G/10+2
- Two sections: u1200 and 1200+ based on USCF OTB or ONL USCF rating.
** In case not enough players in the 1200+ section, sections will be combined and prizes will be allocated for both groups. **
- players are ordered and assigned to sections based on OTB or ONL (whichever is the higher) Oct 2020 supplemental regular rating!
- pairing will be done manually using match command on chesskid.com. You'll need to be on https://www.chesskid.com/play/fastchess and wait for your game to pop up!
- Games will be US Chess Online quick rated - tournament will be submitted 5-7 days after the tournament to allow all games to be screened for fair play.
- byes are allowed: if you can't make one or more rounds, simply ask for a half point bye in advance!
- more rules might be published as we move forward
Rules: standard USCF rules apply.
- Mouse slips count, no take-backs.
Trophies to Top 10 players in both sections!
All players: $20
Starting 11/1 - Special event pricing:
Mechanics' Institute members: $20
US Chess online rated tournament - most USCF rules and consequences apply.
Players should not use any outside assistance: not have other browsers open and not be talking to other people during their games
Parents are strongly encouraged to monitor their kids' activity during the tournament to ensure fair play.
All games will be carefully reviewed by chess.com and Mechanics' Institue Chess club staff during and after the event.
Players found or believed to be violating fair play are not eligible for a prize and their account will be removed from Mechanics' group.
Players who are confirmed to be using outside assistance will be reported to US Chess and restricted from future Mechanics' online and over-the-board events.
Parents - Please help us educate your child that IT'S SIMPLY NOT WORTH THE RISK!
For some helpful links regarding fair play, please check these out:
Fair play screening: all games will be screened by both ChessKid.com and by Dr. Kenneth W. Regan, Department of Computer Science and Engineering, University at Buffalo.
The Organizer and/or the Chief Tournament Director can require players to play their games with a camera that records the player playing with a view to the screen. Players should be prepared to provide this precaution if asked to do so.
For players who are interested in play in our online tournament,
PLEASE fill out our online Players database: https://forms.gle/X3hChCWbusHp4Ze56
to get email notifications about last minute changes and invitational opportunities.
SwissSys Standings. Hallowween Scholastic Special: Halloween
|#||Name||ID||Rating||Fed||Rd 1||Rd 2||Rd 3||Rd 4||Rd 5||Rd 6||Total||T-Sonneborn||Prize|
|1||Vishwak Guntupalli||17181620||763||BestDizzyTeeth||W7||W15||W9||W2||W3||W6||6.0||24.5||1st Place|
|2||Jashith Karthi||30016333||849||CoolPowerfulGhoul||W22||W14||W8||L1||W17||W5||5.0||16.5||2nd Place|
|3||Shiv Sohal||30032729||1090||OpalMilitaryDugout||W18||D4||W11||W10||L1||W13||4.5||15.25||3rd Place|
|4||Dominic Matar||16748251||1146||TastyCelery||W17||D3||L13||W21||W19||W12||4.5||13.75||4th Place|
|5||Oliver Rana||16880986||728||LateLoyalBagel||W26||L19||W24||W9||W8||L2||4.0||12||5th Place|
|6||David Kuperman||17140478||778||NeatDryPie||L14||W21||W18||W16||W13||L1||4.0||11.5||6th Place|
|7||William Fitzgerald||17048414||855||dinosaurus333||L1||W12||W25||L17||W18||W14||4.0||11.5||7th Place|
|8||James C Moore||30024947||726||SummerKnight20||W28||W24||L2||W23||L5||W17||4.0||9||8th Place|
|9||Ram Stewart||30036336||805||FineGoldFirefly||W27||W30||L1||L5||W23||W15||4.0||8||9th Place|
|10||Ryuta Watanabe Nunez||17015848||1024||GeyyaYippe2000||W32||W11||D19||L3||L12||W21||3.5||8.25||10th Place|
|11||Hubert Lee Wang||17101448||789||KindMagneticFist||W29||L10||L3||D15||W20||W19||3.5||8||1st u800|
|12||Aathyandh Srinivasan||16827837||669||AwesomeHat||D21||L7||W33||W29||W10||L4||3.5||6.25||2nd u800|
|14||Pavantej Reddy Kamireddy||17187944||694||CoolLastGem||W6||L2||L16||W28||W26||L7||3.0||8||3rd u800|
|15||Lucas Chenghang Liu||15775155||667||ShyMagneticImage||W23||L1||D29||D11||W16||L9||3.0||7.5|
|16||Pranathi Hemanth Gorur||30015817||373||MasterPranathi1||L30||W22||W14||L6||L15||W23||3.0||7.5||1st u400|
|18||Avnish Gunasekaran||30015415||346||Avnish||L3||W20||L6||W27||L7||W26||3.0||6.5||2nd u400|
|20||Patrick C Moore||30024957||349||SummerKnight12||L13||L18||D22||W24||L11||W29||2.5||4.75||3rd u400|
|24||Arjun Hemanth Gorur||30015823||100||MasterArjun||W31||L8||L5||L20||L27||W25||2.0||3|
|30||Aryan Reddy Vuyyuru||17064058||789||FunSkilledMagma||W16||L9||L17||U---||U---||U---||1.0||3|
|31||Thomas C Moore||30024974||297||SummerKnight11||L24||L25||L21||W22||L28||U---||1.0||2.5|