Chess in the Park Rapid Open at
Saturday, September 18, 2021
Over the board chess will be back with the 2021 Chess in the Park Rapid Open to be held on Saturday, September 18th at Central Park's Bethesda Fountain. Registration will open in Late July.
Saturday, Sept. 18, 2021
6/SS, G/10, Unrated Event
Bethesda Fountain Central Park
Enter at 72nd Street
COMPETITION SECTIONS (SUBJECT TO CHANGE)
Youth Unrated: Open to unrated players under age 12
Adult/Teen Unrated: Open to unrated players ages 13 and up
Novice: Open to players rated under 900Reserve: Open to players rated 900-1299
Intermediate: Open to players rated 1300 to 1699
Open Championship: Open to players rated 1700 and above
REGISTER IN ADVANCE!
Limited to the first 750 entrants. Sets and boards will
be provided, but clocks will not; participants should bring a clock if they have one.
Check-in: 8:30 a.m.–10:00 a.m.
Rounds: 11:00 a.m., 12:00 p.m., 1:00 p.m., 2:00 p.m., 3:00 p.m., and 4:00 p.m. Awards Ceremony: 4:30 p.m.