Continental Chess Tournaments In 2015 Honoring Greater New York Scholastic Free Entry Prizes!
CLICK HERE FOR A LIST OF THE 2015 GREATER NEW YORK
SCHOLASTIC FREE ENTRY PRIZEWINNERS!
Details of individual tournaments listed below can be found on the Continental Chess website
This list is subject to change based upon the site availability for some of the tournaments listed below; more tournament details to be forthcoming and more events may also be added.
Empire City OpenNational Chess CongressEastern Chess CongressNew York State ChampionshipAtlantic OpenBradley OpenWorld OpenWorld Open Under 2300 (Details of this event are listed under World Open Side Events: June 29-30)World Open Warmup (Details of this event are listed under World Open Side Events: June 27-28)World Open Women's ChampionshipWorld Open Under 13 ChampionshipChicago OpenDC International
World Open Blitz Championship (Details of this event are listed under World Open Side Events: July 5th-- not the other World Open Blitz or Quick events)
North American Blitz
Individual free entry prizes (each Varsity section): Free entry to specified Continental Chess tournaments thru 2/1/16 to 1st, thru 11/1/15 to 2nd, thru 9/1 to 3rd, thru 7/1 to 4th. Individual free entry prizes (each non-Varsity section): Free entry to specified Continental Chess tournaments thru 12/1/15 to 1st, thru 9/1 to 2nd, thru 7/1 to 3rd, thru 5/1 to 4th. Team free entry prizes: free entry to specified CCA tournaments thru 9/1/15 to 1st team, thru 7/1 to 2nd team each section! Free entries courtesy of Continental Chess. A "specified Continental Chess (or CCA) tournament" is a tournament, from those shown above, with all the prizes 100% unconditionally guaranteed. Free entries do not include the NY State Scholastics in Saratoga Springs. See www.chesscenter.cc or www.gnyscc.com or www.chesstour.com for more information. High School Mixed Doubles (best male/female 2-player “team” combined score among all 3 High School sections after 5 rounds) Bonus Prizes: free entry to specified CCA tmts. thru 9/1/15 to 1st team, thru 7/1 to 2nd. Team average must be under 2000; Mixed Doubles teammates may play in different sections and may attend different schools; teams must register on-site (no extra charge!) before rd. 2; teammate pairings avoided but possible.