CKQ Super Sundays (1000+ rating)

Chess Kings & Queens Academy

Event Overview


- 3 rounds Swiss-Style.  G75 +10.  Accelerated pairings at the director's discretion.

- One half-point bye is available for any round, but must be requested before tournament start. All other requested byes are zero points.

- Clocks, boards, and weighed plastic pieces are provided. Players may use their own equipment with agreement of their opponent.


- Round times: 10:00 am / 1:15 pm / 4:30 pm. Players should arrive no later than 9:45 am.


- Registration fee: $40 if registered by July 5 (11:59pm), $50 after.

- Online registration only.  Registration closes at 9:00 p.m. the night before the event.  Late registrations may or may not be accepted at the TD's discretion.

- Registration link:

- Free entry for all players rated 2200 or higher. ($40 will be deducted from the player's prize winnings.) E-mail name and USCF ID to Stephen Lorimor at to sign up.

- All sections in this tournament have a minimum rating to participate. All players must have an active USCF membership.

Under 1400 = 1000 rating minimum

Under 1800 = 1300 rating minimum

Top section = 1700 rating minimum

- This event has no age restrictions.

- All ratings are assessed based on the published USCF rating supplement for the month the tournament takes place. "Live" or "up-to-date" ratings may be accepted at the director's discretion.

- Players signing up for a section they are not eligible to join will be automatically shifted to the appropriate section.


$1,000 guaranteed in prizes

Prizes are paid out via Venmo, Zelle, or PayPal. Check-by-mail available for anyone without these options.

Top section

- 1st place: $200

- 2nd place: $100

- Top U2000: $60

U1800 section

- 1st place: $160

- 2nd place: $100

- Top U1600: $60

U1400 section

- 1st place: $160

- 2nd place: $100

- Top U1200: $60

Additional information

- The tournament director for this event is Stephen Lorimor. Bye requests and other issues may be e-mailed to, or by voice/text to 908-286-0720. Note that he may not notice or respond to e-mails, texts, or calls after 9:00 am the day of the event.

- The venue is located within walking distance of multiple restaurants and fast food businesses.  No food is allowed at the playing tables, but a waiting room with tables is available.



1030 Stelton Rd.
2nd floor (use side entrance)
Piscataway, NJ 08854
United States

Sections: 3
Grand Prix Points: 0
Prize Fund: 1000
FIDE Rated: No
Handicap Accessible: No
Residency Restriction: No
Online Event: No

Organizer Overview

Stephen Lorimor / CKQ Academy
Phone: 9082860720
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