The Waldorf Chess Club is proud to host the 4th Annual Black Knights Chess Championship. The Black Knights have a rich history as a Chess Team and Club that originated in 1976 to support the growth of African American chess players in the District of Columbia. The Black Knights are currently made up of a diverse community of members throughout the DC, Maryland, and Virginia areas (DMV).
This tournament is a SWISS style event and is open to all USCF players with cash prizes based on 25 entrees.
WHERE: 2932 MATTAWOMAN BEANTOWN ROAD, Waldorf MD 20601
REGISTRATION: 8:30 AM – 9:45 AM
USCF Time Control: G45 – no delay, no increment
Round Times: 5 Rounds: 10AM - 12PM - 2PM - 4PM - 6 PM
On-line Entry Fee (EF): $35, On the day of tournament EF at the site $45
Cash prizes for all players: 1st $200, 2nd: 100, 3rd 75 Top Und 1600: 1st $100, 2nd $40
Trophies for Black Knights Chess Club Members Only
3 Black Knights Trophies: [Champion, Und 2000, Und 1600]
COVID-19 Precautions: Face Masks To Be Worn Inside Tournament Facility
Early Pre-Registration Recommended due to limited space availability at Tournament Site.
Note: On-line Entry includes non-refundable $1.75 Electronic Fee
Points of Contact:
BLACK KNIGHTS CHESS CLUB: Colonel Zack Kinney (240) 605-8996, firstname.lastname@example.org
WCC TOURNAMENT DIRECTOR: Contact Info: Roland Thorpe (301) 752-5169, email@example.com
2932 Mattowoman Beantown Road
Waldorf, MD 20601