PLEASE NOTE THE FOLLOWING:
Register online for one or more events (Main Tournament, Blitz Tournament, Parent tournament) from this link: http://www.coloradochess.com/scholastic-championship/register Starting in January you will also find a list of registered players from this page.
All entries must be received by Saturday, February 8. No entries will be allowed at the door.
This year's K-1 State Championship will be held on Saturday, February 15. This is a five round Swiss system tournament. All rated and unrated K-1 players are invited. Your K-1 child does not need to be a United States Chess Federation member to play in this division. Players will play all 5 rounds. The top 5 players will receive 1st through 5th place trophies. All other players will receive participation trophies.
For the main tournament in all other sections (K-3, K-5, K-8 and K-12), all participants must have a current United States Chess Federation membership (USCF). Please make sure your child's USCF membership is current through February 2020, since this is when the tournament takes place. Go to https://secure2.uschess.org/webstore/member.php to acquire or renew your child's USCF membership.
Each parent/guardian is responsible for their dependent’s safety and behavior. As a condition of entry, you agree that Colorado State Chess Association, its organizers and managers, are not responsible for you or your dependent’s safety or the actions of other attendees. By entering, you waive any and all claims against Colorado State Chess Association, its organizers and managers, for damages or injury of any kind arising out of this tournament. You agree to pay any property damages to the tournament site caused by yourself or your dependents. You further agree to hold Colorado State Chess Association, its organizers and managers harmless, and indemnify them generally and specifically, from all such liability.