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NECS Newton Challenge
IN BY 9AM OUT BY 1:00 PM

Tournament Details Revised: 9/9/2019 3:38:10 PM
General Information
Event Organizer: New England Chess School  
Event Location: New England Chess School, Newton Branch, 132 Charles St, Suite 203, Newton, MA 02466   [ Directions ]
Event Date: Sunday, November 17, 2019
Time Control: G30 5 sec delay
Rounds Time: Round 1 at 9:00 AM, others ASAP
Byes: no half point byes
Prize Info: Trophies to the top 3 in each division, ties broken by playoffs games, Medals to everyone who scores at least 2 points but does not win a trophy
Inquiry: newton@chessne.com    617-500-1717
Event Webpage: www.chessne.com/tournament
Registration Information
Entry Fee: 25$ in advance. Registration closes 24 hours before the start time.
Registration - Onsite:
Registration - Mail: Payable: Please register on our site www.chessne.com/tournament. Mail entry to: 
Membership Requirement: YES
Sections Information
Tournament Sections: U600
U1400
Tournament Rules and Other Information
  • 3 round Tournament, no half point byes allowed.
  • USCF membership required, if this is your child's first tournament please we will create one on site. (There is an additional fee for UCSF membership)
  • THIS TOURNAMENT IS MEANT FOR PARENTS THAT VALUE TIME. THERE IS NO ON-SITE REGISTRATION. WE PROMISE TO START ON TIME, AND FINISH ALL 3 ROUNDS BEFORE 12:30 PM.

  • MACA provides tournament listing for all as a service to the chess community. For question, comments, or dispute regarding events that are not organized by MACA, please contact the tournament organizer directly.
  • Remember that each player is responsible for bringing and setting up their clock. Please refer to the Metrowest Chess Club Digital Clock Guide for instructions on how to set digital clocks.
  • MACA does not recommend but allows US Chess approved electronic scorekeeping devices. Please note that some national tournaments held by US Chess ban electronic scorekeeping, so be sure to know how to keep score without aid of electronics.
  • If online registration is enabled on this event, you can Join/Renew your USCF and MACA membership at the online registration page. If online registration is not available, you can join MACA (The Massachusetts Chess Association) at our Online Membership Form and USCF (United States Chess Federation) at USCF Membership Page.