SCS Sunday Scholastic
- Format: 5-rounds Swiss, US Chess online blitz rated, US Chess membership required for participation.
- Time Control: Game/5 minutes + 5 second increment per move.
- Start Time: 1:00 pm Pacific. The tournament should roughly last an hour and a half.
- Entry Fee: $10.00
- Location: Online – Lichess.org
- Elligiblity: This tournament is for scholastic players K-12th grade.
- Pairings: Pairings will be made by the lichess pairing algorithm.
- Lichess.org Instructions: You will need a lichess account. If you don’t have one, you can sign up for free at lichess.org/signup. After registering for the tournament, you will receive an email with instructions on how to join the tournament.
- Anti-Cheating: Lichess has an excellent cheat detection algorithm recognized by USCF. All games will be monitored and reviewed for fair play post-tournament by a Master Coach and Tournament Director before being submitted to USCF. Anyone suspected of cheating will be disqualified from any prizes and removed from our team at the discretion of the TD.