Countryside School Chess Tournament


Saturday, December 9, 2017
Barrington, IL
Scholastic Tournaments , Open Tournaments


205 W County Line Rd, Barrington, IL 60010, sponsored by Chess Without Borders. Portion OF THE PROCEEDS WILL GO TOWARDS local charity5/SS G/30 for Primary, Elementary, Nonrated  and Open sections. Schedule: Round 1 begins at 10:00 am, other rounds ASAP, tournament ends approx. 3.00 pm. Sections: 1. Primary (Grades K-3), 2. Elementary (Grades 4-5), 3. Open: Middle school (Grades 6-8), High School (Grades 9-12), and Adults,  4. Non-rated (All grades and adults. Players in sections 1-3 must have a USCF ID number. Awards: Top 5 Individual trophies for each section. Top 3 Individual trophies for each grade K-5, Top individual trophy for grades 6-12, Top 3 Team trophies in each rated section. Top 5 trophies in non-rated section. All Kindergarteners receive participation medals. Entry Fee: $25 if postmarked by December 2nd; $30 if received after December 2nd; $35 on-site before 9:30 a.m. Players rated over 1600 - free entry! First 5 registered players rated over 2000 - receive $25 appearance fee!  Registration: Make checks payable to:  Chess Without Borders and mail along with name, address, phone, email, team/school, grade, USCF rating and USCF ID to: 428 Waverly Road Barrington, IL  60010. For on-line entries, please visit www.shulmanchess.comFor more information contact This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. Kiran Frey at 847-382-5410 GM Yury Shulman at 312-375-7475 or visit  USCF membership required for Sections 1-3 (Can be obtained at under join/renew) 


Countryside Elementary School