ICA Qualification Tournaments February 6

Zoom
Feb 06 2022
Tournament Fee
$15.00 $10.00

Early bird price expires on Feb 03, 2022 at 11:59 PM

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

02/06/2022-02/06/2022

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

Monthly Sunday Tournaments

The games start at 2:30 pm, but participants are required to b on Zoom no later than 2:10 pm (to make sure everyone was able to join their sections correctly)

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!

 

Online location

Zoom

Link: https://icanj.zoom.us/j/93223127984

Meeting ID: 932 2312 7984