Kreutz Creek Quads

Kreutz Creek Library
monthly on Saturday, but only the 4th instance of this set, starting from Saturday, March 25, 2023, forever

Event Overview

The Kreutz Creek Quads is held the fourth Saturday of each month at the Kreutz Creek Library, 66 Walnut Springs Rd., Hellam Township, PA. Each tournament is limited to 40 players, so sign up now to reserve your spot!

Time: 10:00 a.m. – 4:30 p.m.


  • 10 – 10:30 a.m. on tournament day for last-minute entries
  • Must be a member of USCF (United States Chess Federation) to play. Join USCF now at
  • Limited to 40 players due to space restrictions, so sign up early!
  • Online registration will end one day before the tournament.


  • Open
  • Scholastic


  • Quads (Group of 4 players - each player plays each other player - 3 games total). in case of extra players, the lowest rated quad will be a Swiss.
  • Time control: G/40; d5 (Players get 40 minutes each, with a 5 second delay for each move)
  • Rounds: Round 1 at 10:45; Round 2 at 12:30; Round 3 at 2:15. Rounds 2 and 3 may start sooner if all games in previous round are finished and players agree.

Entry Fee:

  • Open: $30
  • Scholastic: $10


  • Open: $100 to winner (Ties split evenly)
  • Scholastic: Trophies, medals, ribbons


Don't miss out on this exciting tournament! We look forward to seeing you there. Visit for more information about us.


66 Walnut Springs Rd
Hellam Township, PA 17406
United States

Grand Prix Points:
Prize Fund:
FIDE Rated: No
Handicap Accessible: Yes
Residency Restriction: No
Online Event: No

Organizer Overview

Brian Costella
Phone: 410-302-5803