20TH ANNUAL JUNIOR OPEN
||November 18, 2017
||Olympic High School
4301 Sandy Porter Road
Charlotte, NC 28273
Online registration is preferred; registration and payment via Paypal (credit card or
bank account) will be accepted through
8:00 p.m. on November 17, 2017. Registration on site is between 8:00 a.m. and 8:45 a.m. on the date of the tournament.
Registration after 8:45 a.m. will result in a 1st round bye. Cash, credit card, and checks accepted.
||3SS: 21 and under; 18 and under.
4SS: 16 and under; 12 and under.
5SS: 10 and under, 8 and under.
(Ages are as of November 1).
21 and under; 18 and under: 9:30 a.m.; 12:30 p.m.; 3:00 p.m.
16 and under; 12 and under: 9:30 a.m.; 11:15 a.m.; 1:15 p.m.; 3:00 p.m.
10 and under; 8 and under: 9:30 a.m.; 10:45 a.m.; 12:30 p.m.; 1:45 p.m.; 3:00 p.m.
Award Ceremony to follow approximate end time of each section.
||21 and under; 18 and under: G/60.
16 and under; 12 and under: G/45.
10 and under; 8 and under: G/30.
||Quick and Regular.
$20.00 if pre-registered by November 17, 2017, 8:00 PM EST. $25.00 before 8:45 a.m. on the date of the tournament.
For Groups 8, 10, 12 and Under :
Top 10 Trophies
1 Best Unrated
1 Top Player in Girls
For Groups 16, 18 and 21 and Under:
Top 3 Trophies
One half-point bye allowed, except in the last round. Registration after 8:45 a.m. uses this bye for round one. We must be notified in
advance of byes. Byes will be posted for pre-registrations on the web and on the wall charts after each round; correction requests
are the responsibility of the player.
This tournament is open to all players 21 years old and younger. All participants must have USCF membership current for the duration of the tournament (expiration date of Nov 18, 2017 or later). Membership can
be purchased at the tournament. For information on fees or to apply online, go to the USCF website.
Please bring chess equipment and clocks. Concessions and chess equipment will be available for purchase on site. Game analysis will be
provided by CMSCA instructors.