Continental Chess Tournaments In 2016 Honoring Greater New York Scholastic Free Entry Prizes!
CLICK HERE FOR A LIST OF THE 2015 GREATER NEW YORK SCHOLASTIC FREE ENTRY PRIZEWINNERS!
CLICK HERE FOR A LIST OF THE 2016 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.
National Chess CongressEastern Chess CongressNew York State ChampionshipAtlantic OpenWorld OpenWorld Open Women's Championship
World Open Daily 2 pm Blitz (3 separate tournaments: July 1, 2, 3)
North American Open
Individual free entry prizes (each Championship section): Free entry to specified Continental Chess tournaments thru 1/20/17 to 1st, thru 10/10/16 to 2nd, thru 8/25/16 to 3rd, thru 6/15/16 to 4th. Individual free entry prizes (each non-Championship section): Free entry to specified Continental Chess tournaments thru 12/1/16 to 1st, thru 8/25/16 to 2nd, thru 6/15/16 to 3rd, thru 4/25/16 to 4th. Team free entry prizes: free entry to specified CCA tournaments thru 8/25/16 to 1st team, thru 6/15/16 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 8/25/16 to 1st Mixed Doubles team, thru 6/15/16 to 2nd. Team average must be under 2200; 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.