Friday, December 31, 2010

Living Memorial Chess Foundation Benefit Tournament, - Jan 2

Is your child interested in developing their chess skills against other players their age and skill level?

Please consider having your child play in the

Living Memorial Chess Foundation
Benefit Tournament
on Sunday, January 2nd.

All proceeds benefit the Living Memorial Chess Foundation which provides free chess sets to schools. Jordan Shapiro has organized this tzedakah (charity) project as part of his Bar Mitzvah.

There are three "unrated" sections (8&U, 12&U and 16&U) which are not USCF rated and do not require any memberships and one USCF rated section which requires memberships in the United States Chess Federation and the Massachusetts Chess Association.

Info and registration here:

Event Organizer: Jordan Shapiro *
Event Location: Temple Sinai. 25 Canton Street, Sharon, MA 02067
[Click Here for Directions ]
Event Date: Sunday, 1/2/2011
Time Control: 4-SS, G/30
Rounds Time: 9:30
Prize Info: Trophies for each section.
Inquiry: Phone: Susan Shapiro 781-956-7738
Requirement: USCF membership requirement for the rated section. **

Entry Fee: $20

1 comment:

Matan said...

Sounds like a great idea, and I'll be in the area. Is the tournament open to adults?