2019 State Games of America
Open & Scholastic Chess Tournament
Saturday, August 3, 2019

at Liberty University, Lynchburg, VA in DeMoss Hall, Room 4066
Click here to see a picture of Room 4162

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Sections to Play in - 2 Scholastic Sections:  K-5 (not Rated) and K-12 (not Rated)
- Open Section:  For advanced scholastic players and Adults (USCF Rated)
Prizes Gold, Silver and Bronze Medals in ALL SECTIONS
- Gold Medals:  1st Place
- Silver Medals:  2nd Place

- Bronze Medals:  3rd Place
- Trophies to 4th-6th in Scholastic Sections
Entry Fee
ENTRY CLOSES AT MIDNIGHT ON JULY 25th
$35
Early
Registration

The ONLY WAY to enter the tournament is ON LINE

Click Here or click on the button below to enter On-line
No email or mail-in entries.

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On-Site Registration
8AM - 9:45AM at DeMoss Hall, on the Liberty Univ. Campus
Click here to see a picture of the playing room inside DeMoss Hall.
Round Times / Schedule
Scholastic Sections:  All played at Game-40, with 5-second time delay
- Round 1:  10 AM Saturday morning
- Rounds 2-4:  Played as soon as possible after the previous round ends 

Open Section:  Rounds begin at the following times ...
- Round 1:  10 AM, Game-45, with 5-second time delay
- Round 2:  12:15 PM, same as Round 1
- Round 3:  2:30 PM, Game-60, with 5 second time delay
- Round 4:  5:30 PM, same as Round 3
Byes
One half-point bye is available.  Byes for Rounds 2, 3 or 4 must be requested before the start of Round 2 in all Sections.
Membership Requirements
Current USCF membership is required only in the Open Section, not in either of the Scholastic Sections.

Check your USCF membership here
For More Information Mike Hoffpauir, National Tournament Director
mhoffpauir@aol.com  (757)846-4805

Registrations CANNOT be taken On-site, by phone or email,
all Registrations
must go through the State Games of America staff.