ICA Qualification Tournaments November 7

ONLINE, United States
Nov 07 2021
Tournament Fee
$15.00

Tournament trophies

All players with 3.0 and more points in Booster section will qualify to enter 'norm' tournament. All players with 3+ points in stepping Stone 5 section will achieve 1st norm towards category 5 title. All players with 3+ points in Stepping Stone 4 section will achieve 1st norm towards category 4 title.

Schedules

11/07/2021-11/07/2021

Sections

Booster (Unrated)

Stepping Stone 5 (U600)

Stepping Stone 4 (U1000)

Byes

Max of byes: 1
Last round to request a bye: 2
Bye note: Late entrants will receive 1/2 point bye for round 1

Description

This tournament will have three sections: each section play 4 rounds (G/25+5)

Section 1 (Booster Section):

  • Any student can play if they have their coach’s approval.
  • This section is great for a first-time Tournament player!
  • Score of 3.0 in this section will earn qualification to section 2!

Section 2 (Stepping Stone 5):

  • This section is open to players below the 400 USCF rating level (over-the board or online)
  • This section is 'norm' eligible! Norms are a tracking system of a player's achievements in events. Once a player has earned 2 norms, they will qualify to play in the next level with more experienced players!
  • To earn a norm, you must score at least 3 out of 4 tournament points and pass the Category 5 Title requirements (The title 5 category requirements will be posted online)
  • Once a player has earned their two norms, they will receive their 5th category certification and be eligible to play in category 4 tournaments!

Section 3 (Stepping Stone 4):

  • This section is open to players that either achieved 5th category or have USCF rating above 800
  • This section is 'norm' eligible! Norms are a tracking system of a player's achievements in events. Once a player has earned 2 norms, they will qualify to play in the next level with more experienced players!
  • To earn a norm, you must score at least 3 out of 4 tournament points and pass the Category 4 Title requirements (The title 4 category requirements will be posted online)
  • Once a player has earned their two norms, they will receive their 4th category certification and be eligible to play in category 3 tournaments!

 

In-person location

ONLINE, United States
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