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2021 US Amateur Team West ONLINE - National Championship

Saturday, January 30, 2021 to Sunday, January 31, 2021

 

6SS G/60+10 

US Chess online regular rated 

 

Platform: chess.com

 

Teams:

Four-player teams plus optional alternate, average rating of four highest must be under 2200, difference between ratings of board 3 & 4 must be less than 1000.
January 2021 Supplement OTB or ONL (whichever is the higher), CCA min, & TD discretion used to place players accurately. 

 

SECTIONS:

 

Two sections: 1800+ and u1800 based on team's average rating.

ROUNDS & TIME CONTROL

Rounds:
1800: Sat/Sun: 9am, 1pm, 4pm
u1800: Sat/Sun: 9:15am, 1:15pm, 4:15pm


Time Control: G/60+10 inc

BYES:

  • Individual byes will be treated as forfeit, and players in the team need to adjust their placing accordingly, and/or use an alternate player.

  • The whole team can take a pre-requested half point bye. This half point will be for the team standing.
     

PRIZES:

Special 4 commemorative clocks and team plaque to the teams:
Top 3 overall teams in each section

Commemorative medals to all players in:
Top “Female” team
Top “College” team
Top “High School” team
Top “Elementary School” team
Top “Club” team
Top “Family” team.

Commemorative medals to all top scorer on each board (1-4, reserve).
 

FEE:

$160/team or $40/player by 1/23.
1/24-1/29: $20 late fee per player or $40 per team.
A change fee equal to the late fee will apply for any changes, other than bye requests within 3 days of the tournament

USCF membership required


Chief TD: NTD John McCumiskey

Organziers: STD, FA Abel Talamantez, and STD, FA Dr. Judit Sztaray

 


 

Scholastic Side Event

Sunday, Jan 31 via ChessKid.com

More information to come.

Standings: 

2020 USATW
Last year's FINAL STANDINGS 
Link here

 
Location: 
virtual: chess.com & chesskid.com