2017 US Junior Open

July 21-23 2017
St. Olaf College, Buntrock Commons, 1520 St. Olaf Ave., Northfield, MN (50 minutes south of Minneapolis/St. Paul)

US Chess Junior Grand Prix!

Sections and Prizes (based on age as of 1/1/17)

U21 First Prize: $500 cash plus entry in the 2018 US Jr Closed Championship.
Plaques to top 5 overall.
Plaque to top age 18, 17, 16, 15, U15.
U15 Trophies to top 10 overall.
Trophies to top age 14, 13, 12, 11, U11.
U11 Trophies to top 10 overall.
Trophies to top age 10, 9, 8, U8.
U8 Trophies to top 10 overall.
Trophies to top age 7, 6, U6.
Team Prizes Trophies to top 3 club or school teams in each section, top 3 scores will count toward team total.

Make it your best week of chess ever with OleChess Camp!

July 16-21, OleChess camp will provide a week of quality instruction and practice led by some the world’s premier players and teachers. This residential camp offers six class options for youth and adult players of all ages and levels. The best part? OleChess Camp will seamlessly lead into the 2017 US Junior and Senior Opens.

Entry Fees

  • $60 USPS or online by 6 pm July 7
  • $70 USPS or online by 6 pm July 14
  • $80 online until 6 pm July 20 and at door until 12:30 pm

Time Control and Playing Schedule

6SS, G/90+inc 30

  • Friday 1:00 pm & 6:00 pm
  • Saturday 9:30 am & 3:00 pm
  • Sunday 9:30 am & 3:00 pm
  • One ½ point bye available for any round, must commit before end of round 2
  • July supplement used

Other Events

  • Thursday evening GM Simul, register here
  • Saturday night blitz after round 4

Lodging

Entries

  • Online at onlineregistration.cc
  • By mail: Make checks payable and send to: Chess Weekend, 21694 Doud Ct., Frankfort, IL 60423

Other information