Frosty Pawn Scholastic Chess Tournament Inland Chess Academy GRAND PRIX EVENT

Category: Community Events
December 9, 2022
10:00 AM -
4:00 PM

Frosty Pawn
Scholastic Chess
Inland Chess Academy
December 10, 2022 ~ Saturday
Tournament Directors: James Stripes and John Dill
Open to all K-12 students in the Inland Northwest Region. Parents are invited to play in the three-round Parents Tournament. Awards are presented to top players and top school club team.

Location: Saint John Vianney School
501 North Walnut Road, Spokane Valley, WA 99212

Register: eMail, phone, or text. Include player’s name, school, and grade.

Email: Phone or text: 509-822-9800

Entrance fee: Early registration: $20.00 by 8:00 pm, Friday, December 9
Late registration: $25.00 up to 9:30 am Saturday morning.

Make payment the morning of the tournament.

Schedule: Check in and pay 8:45 am to 9:30 am.
The first round begins at 10:00 am. Players arriving after 9:30 am will not be paired in the first round. Rounds 2-5 will begin within 10 minutes of the completion of the last game of the prior round.
The awards ceremony immediately follows completion of the fifth game and is usually concluded before 4:00 pm.

Format: 5-round Swiss. G/30. Students play all five games.
Divisions are to be determined by the Directors based on the registrations.
Rated by Northwest Rating Service. Byes may be requested.
We encourage all students to get as much tournament play as their
schedules permit. Tournament experience provides a focus that is taken back to weekly chess clubs. Rules of chess, sportsmanship, camaraderie, and team building are also benefits learned while attending tournaments.
The educational benefits of chess are directly proportional to the quality of study and the number of games played in serious competition.

Three points (in one regional tournament) are required to qualify for the WA State Elementary Championship Tournament, April 29, 2023 in Tacoma, WA
See the Inland Chess Academy website for GRAND PRIX results – coming soon.
Inland Chess Academy A licensed, insured, 501c3 WA non-profit educational organization.
920 N. Argonne Rd., Suite 120, Spokane Valley, WA 99216 509-822-9800

Frosty Pawn
is a qualifying
tournament for
WA State
Tacoma, WA
April 29, 2023
& Grand Prix
Notice: Tournament Details
Inland Chess Academy’s tournament policies are found at the tournament director’s table and on the
Inland Chess website. Please consult that document before making complaints about our tournaments.
That document will provide the procedures for submitting a formal complaint. The list of awards will be
posted at the director’s table before the first round begins.

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