2019 World Open for Girls and Boys

January 18th-21st, 2019 | New York City

Sponsored by New York City Chess Inc. | www.ChessNYC.com | 866-321-CHES (2437)

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Opening Ceremony

Date & Time January 18, 2019 6:00 PM
Venue New York Friars Club 57 E 55th St
New York, New York, 10022
Details By Invitation Only

Main Event
(13th Annual SPF World Open for Girls and Boys)

Date January 18-21, 2019
Venue Robert F Wagner Middle School 220 E 76th St, New York, NY 10021
Saturday Grades 9-12
10AM-4PM
3 Rounds
Sunday K-8
10AM-4:30PM

Grades 9-12
12PM-2:30PM

Buffet Dinner
with GM Susan Polgar
5 Games


2 Rounds


$27
Sections
Girls
K - 2nd
3 - 5th
6 - 8th
9 - 12th
Boys
K - 2nd
3 - 5th
6 - 8th
9 - 12th
Time Control K-8
G/25; d5
Grades 9-12
G/45; d5
Awards
$52,000 College Scholarship
$52,000 College Scholarship
Indiv. Trophies per section
Team Trophies per section
Unrated Trophies
Top HS Girl
Top HS Boy
1st - 12th Place
1st - 3rd Place
1st - 10th Place
Team Information *A team consists of 3+ players
Homeschool teams please inquire!

Event Costs
(Main Event, Puzzle Solving and Blitz Championship)

Registration Per Event Cost 3 Events Cost
Register after Jan 11th $99 - Main Event Only
$49 - Blitz or Puzzle Solving
$149

Puzzle Solving

Date & Time January 19, 2019 5:00 PM
Eligibility Open to All Ages
Venue Robert F Wagner Middle School 220 E 76th St, New York, NY 10021
Prizes 1st - 10th place Top U1000

Blitz Championship

Date & Time January 19th, 2019 6:00 PM
Eligibility Open to All Ages
Venue Robert F Wagner Middle School 220 E 76th St, New York, NY 10021
Time Control G/5; d0
Prizes 1st - 10th Place trophies Top Girl Trophy

25 Board Simul & Q/A

Date & Time January 18th, 2019 7:00 PM
Venue New York Friars Club 57 E 55th St
New York, New York, 10022
Event Info By Invitation Only
Prizes Medals & Books