Come along and play in the OCG Quick Open & Scholastic tournaments!

The Scholastic tournament is a great way to meet like-minded children and play some fun chess. There are medals and/or trophies for the participants and is suitable as your first tournament. The Open is for higher rated players with prize money. There are often titled players, including FMs & IMs, taking part.

Open players: please bring your own board, pieces, and clock.

Location:
585 N Courtenay Pkwy, Merritt Island FL 32953
Round Times: 10am, 11am, 1pm, 2pm, 3pm

Merritt Island Quick and Scholastic Open – March 2nd, 2024 Registration

Merritt Island Quick and Scholastic Open – April 20th, 2024 Registration

Merritt Island Quick and Scholastic Open – May 18th, 2024 Registration

USCF membership is required – you can register or renew your membership at ChessRegister.com

Section: Quick Open Tournament
Description: 5 Rounds USCF Quick-Rated Swiss
Time control: G/24;d5
Entry Fee: $40 online; $45 on site
Prize Fund: $700
Prizes: (b/24) 1st: $225, 2nd: $150, 3rd: $100, U1600: $75, U1400: $75, U1200: $75
Section: Scholastic Tournament
Description: 5 Rounds USCF Scholastic Swiss
Time control: G/30;d5
Entry Fee: $40 online; $45 on site
Awards Ceremony: trophies and/or medals will be awarded to all participants at the conclusion of the event; approximately 4:30pm