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DC K-5 Championship Tournament

In-person at the Kellogg Conference Hotel in Washington DC, near Gallaudet University.

Open to residents of the District of Columbia in grades K-5.  This is a nationally rated tournament, so players must be members of, or join, the U.S. Chess Federation in order to play.

$25 entry fee.  Registration closes Thursday, May 13 at 3:00 P.M.

This is a 5-round Swiss system tournament.  Players must check in by 9 A.M. and the first round starts at 9:30 A.M.  Time control is game 25 + 5 seconds per move.

The winner earns the right to represent the District in the John D. Rockefeller III National Tournament of Elementary School State Champions later this summer.

More information and registration can be found at .