GET READY FOR STATE & NATIONAL EVENTS
Sponsored by Clatskanie Park &
It's Blitz/Bughouse time! Come to Clatskanie in search of a pot 'o
gold... or at least a golden trophy or two! This tournament is an open event. Leprechauns
of all ages and playing abilities welcome.
SCHEDULE: Blitz Check in at 11 am
Bughouse Check in at 2 pm
Bingo for parents when each round begins
AWARDS: Generous trophies awarded to 25% of
all entrants. Prizes awarded for both Blitz & Bughouse tournaments. We will also have something special for chess players who did their best and
learned a lot! No one goes home empty handed. Additional awards include:
Best Attitude, Sportsmanship, Best Team Name and perhaps one or two surprises as well.
Education Center 555 SW Bryant Clatskanie OR.
DIRECTIONS: Travel Highway 30 west from Portland towards Astoria. (Clatskanie is approximately 60 miles northwest of Portland.) Were a one stoplight town don't blink or you may miss it! Two
streets past the light, turn left off of Hwy 30 onto Bryant Street. The Community Center is 5 blocks up, on the left. Parking is available on the street and in the parking lot.
Or take I-5 to the Longview, WA exit #36. Follow the signs to the Lewis
& Clark Bridge. Cross the Columbia River. Turn right onto Hwy 30 and
follow the directions above.
tournaments will be run just like at State!
Double Five round
Quads. Time Control: G/5 You will
play 2 games with each opponent you're paired with, one as white and one as black. Blitz
and Bughouse rules, based on those used at USCF Scholastic Nationals. (This event
is for fun, not ratings.) Please bring your clocks if you have them.
Bughouse players can come without a partner and make a new friend on
the day of the tournament. This tournament is open to all ages and playing
abilities... age 5-adult! Blitz/Bughouse Rules
SECTIONS: Blitz: Quads
will be determined based on ratings and number of entries.
Bughouse: Quads will be determined based on a combined rating and number of entries.
$20 for both events (Bughouse & Blitz)
$15 for Bughouse only
$15 for Blitz only
If you pay at the door, add $5 to your entry fee.
Registering early lets us buy additional awards if entries exceed
expectations. So please do register early.
Visit http://www.calendarwiz.com/nwsrsevents to check the calendar and register today!
play area and computers
available (with WIFI access).
No electronic devices of any kind allowed in playing room.
sub sandwiches & junk food!
We're a small club
so please bring your clocks
if you have 'em.
QUESTIONS: Contact Kate Taylor 503-308-8011 or