FEB. 14-16 World Amateur Team & U.S. Team East – 45th Annual

 

A Heritage Event!

Chess Magnet School Junior Grand Prix!

FEB. 14-16   World Amateur Team & U.S. Team East – 45th Annual

CELEBRATE 45 Years of Chess!

6SS, 40/2, SD/1 d5.

Parsippany Hilton, 1 Hilton Ct., Parsippany, NJ 07054. Chess Rate valid until 1/16.Reserve early 973-267-7373 or 1- 800-HILTONS. Morris/Essex train to Morris Plains 1.5 miles.

Open to 4- player teams with one optional alternate. Team average (4 highest ratings—2015 January Rating list) must be under 2200. EF: $160 postmarked by 2/5/15. ALL-$200 after or at door.—all teams, any changes at site $25 charge.

FREE ENTRY TEAMS from West Virginia, South Carolina, North Carolina. Check out official website www.njscf.org.

Prizes: 1-5th Place teams, plaque and 4 digital clocks; Top Team (Denis Barry Award) U2100, 2000, 1900, 1800, 1700, 1600, 1500, 1400, 1300, 1200, 1000 each plaque and 4 Digital Clocks; Top college team (same school) 4 Digital Clocks & plaque; Top HS team (grades 9-12 same school), Top Middle School (grades 5-9 same school), Top Elementary School (grades K-6 same school), Top 2 Scholastic Teams (mixed schools okay) (Collins Award), Mixed Doubles (2 males, 2 females-no alternates), Seniors (all players over age 50), Military, each plaque & 4 Digital Clocks to top team; Company Team (same employer), Family (4 family members), State teams—CT, DE, MD, MA, NJ, NY (Benjamin Award), PA, VA, NC, RI each plaque top team; Special Plaque to Top College (NJ , NY, Pennsylvania) Special Plaque Top High School NJ, NY, PA, Plaque Top Coaches (four chess teachers), Top Blind team, Top Future team,(all players under age 10), Top Military College, Top New England team (mixed players CT, MA, ME, VT, NH, RI. Top Parent/Child (2 pairs, one parent, one child), Top Historic Club (four members on team from Boyleston, Franklin Mercantile, Marshall). Best Player 1-4 and top alternate, All 6-0 scores each Digital clock. Biggest Individual upset each round Engraved Cross pen; Entry fee refunded to team with Best “Chess related” name, Sunday night– Best “Chess Related costumes or gimmick”—1st-gourmet dinner for four. 2nd—Gourmet dinner for 4.Reg.: 9-12. Sat 2/14: Rds. 1-7:30, 11-6, 9-3:30. Special Events!! Surprises and special give-aways each round. Sunday night—Bughouse $20 per team. Cash prizes. HR: Parsippany Hilton NEWLY RENOVATED! NEW LIGHTS! chess rates expire 1/16/2015. Rates $119 (single double) $121 (Triple , Quad) 2nd hotel attached to Hilton $126 per night (single-double) $128 (triple, Quad)-Hampton Inn—includes breakfast each day. For help forming teams and more information contact: noreen@deanofchess.com. Chks payable to NJSCF, mail by 2/05 to:E.Steven Doyle, 17 Stonehenge Road, MorristownNJ 07960. (Include Team name, Captain, players full names, USCF Expiration, ID numbers and ratings in board order). No team can include more than two GM’s. Include SASE for confirmation if wanted, No registered or certified mail accepted. W.