Continental Chess Tournaments In 2018 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!

CLICK HERE FOR A LIST OF THE 2017 GREATER NEW YORK SCHOLASTIC FREE ENTRY PRIZEWINNERS!
 

Details of individual tournaments listed below can be found on the Continental Chess website  (some details may not be available until about 90 days before event)

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.

A number of the tournaments listed for 2018 do not yet have operating URLs; however, most of the tournaments listed below are expected to honor the Greater NY Scholastic Free Entry Prizes

 

Continental Open

Cleveland Open

Pacific Coast Open

Atlantic Open
 

New York State Championship

Hartford Open

Washington Chess Congress

Midwest Class Championships

Central New York Open
 

Eastern Chess Congress 

Stamford Open

Los Angeles Open
 

National Chess Congress
 
North American Open

North American Blitz

Empire City Open
 

 

2018 Greater New York Scholastic Free Entry Prizes And Restrictions Are Listed Below!
 

     Individual free entry prizes (each Championship section): Free entry to specified Continental Chess tournaments thru 12/31/18 to 1st, thru 10/10/18 to 2nd, thru 8/20/18 to 3rd, thru 6/20/18 to 4th. Individual free entry prizes (each non-Championship section): Free entry to specified Continental Chess tournaments thru 11/15/18 to 1st, thru 8/20/17 to 2nd, thru 6/20/18 to 3rd, thru 4/25/18 to 4th. Team free entry prizes: free entry to specified CCA tournaments thru 8/20/18 to 1st team (Top-Scorers, Boards 1-4), thru 6/20/18 to 2nd team (Top-Scorers, Boards 1-4) each section! Free entries courtesy of Continental Chess. A "specified Continental Chess (or CCA) tournament" is a tournament, from those listed here, 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 8/20/18 to 1st Mixed Doubles team, thru 6/20/18 to 2nd team, to 4/15/18 to 3rd  team. 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 round 3; teammate pairings avoided but possible.