Official website: http://www.vachess.org
o Saturday, April 6th: Round 1 at 10AM, Round 2 at 5PM.
o Sunday, April 7th: Round 3 (Final Round) at 9 AM.
o Awards Ceremony: TBD, usually about 15-30 minutes after the last game finishes on Sunday (Round 3, which usually finishes between 1 and 2PM).
o The Time Control for each Round is 90-minutes, with a 30-second Time Increment … for each player. Therefore, one game could (in theory) last 4-5 hours.
o We will work hard to arrange for “Online Broadcast” of the games via Monroi.com.
· Participants (in alphabetical sequence) … click here to see the Team Rosters.
o The University of Illinois
o The University of Maryland at Baltimore County
o The University of Texas at Dallas
o Webster University
· Spectator Info
o Spectators are WELCOME
o NO CELL PHONES or any electronic communIcation device are ALLOWED in the playing room o FOOD, WATER AND COFFEE provided at the tournament site is for the PLAYERS ONLY
o You will be required to pickup a “Visitor’s Badge” at the Booz Allen front desk before entering the playing area
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