3rd Annual Chess Tournament at Lavender in the Village Fest!

When: Jul 20 2019

Where: Agri-Nature Center of Los Ranchos, 4920 Rio Grande Blvd NW, Los Ranchos De Albuquerque, NM 87107

On Saturday, July 20th, 2019, Learners Chess will host our 3rd annual Lavender Fest Chess Tournament!

10:00am-2pm

Click here to get all the details and sign up!

Learn more about Lavender in the Village Festival at https://www.lavenderinthevillage.org/

Monday Evening Tournaments at Panera on Jefferson in I-25

When: Monday evenings at 6pm

Where: Panera Bread Co off Jefferson and I-25, 4300 The 25 Way, Albuquerque, NM 87109

 

Click here to view a pdf flyer for this Summer’s Monday evening tournaments

  • When: Monday evenings, be there to check in and start round one by 6pm.
  • Where: Panera Bread Co off Jefferson and I-25, 4300 The 25 Way, Albuquerque, NM 87109
  • What:
    • Open to all ages and all skill levels.
    • Weeks 1: Game in 30,
    • Week 2: Game in 15 ; d5
    • Week 3: Game in 10 ; d5
    • Week 4: Game in 5 ; d2
    • Week 5: Game in 3 ; d2
    • All events are USCF rated.
    • Scholastic memberships are available through Diamondback Chess for $13
    • Please Bring your own Chess Set. Sets are available for purchase
  • All weeks have a $5 entry fee.
  • Weeks 1 and 2 will be quads, with 4 player sections* and 3 rounds. Sections will be organized by rating. There will be a $10 prize for 1st and a $5 prize for second.
  • Week 3 will be 6 player sections* and 5 rounds. Sections will be organized by rating. There will be a $15 prize for 1st and a $10 prize for second.
  • Week 4 will be 6 player sections* and 10 rounds, so every player plays each other person in their section twice. Sections will be organized by rating. There will be a $15 prize for 1 st and a $10 prize for second.
  • Week 5 will only happen if there are 5 Mondays in a month. Week 5 will be 8 player sections* and 14 rounds, so every player plays each other person in their section twice. Sections will be organized by rating. There will be a $15 prize for 1 st and a $10 prize for second.
  • *Some section sizes may change based on attendance
  • Rated Games: Require membership to the US Chess Federation. Annual memberships can be purchased here at uschess.org’s website.
  • Contact to sign up: chess.coachwillow@gmail.com or johnlt77@gmail.com

Learn more and see updates at the Diamondback Chess facebook group: https://www.facebook.com/groups/diamondbackchess/