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Chess Club Tournament

The New Castle Public Library is thrilled to announce an upcoming chess tournament set to take place on December 2nd, 2023, at 11:00 AM. Chess enthusiasts of all skill levels are invited to participate in this competitive and exhilarating event. The highlight of the tournament is the chance to win a luxurious chess board for the first-place champion.

The tournament is open to the public, and there are 16 available slots for players to test their strategic thinking and chess skills. The competition promises an engaging experience for both participants and spectators alike. Sign-ups are first come, first serve, so be sure to reserve your spot today!

Key Tournament Details:

Date: December 2nd, 2023

Time: 11:00 AM

Location: New Castle Public Library, Copernicus Room

Tournament Format: Single Elimination

Time Control: 20 minutes on each player's clock for regular games

Tiebreaker: Bullet Chess with 3 minutes on each player's clock in case of draws or stalemates

This event is a fantastic opportunity for chess enthusiasts to showcase their abilities and compete for a grand prize. The deluxe chess board awarded to the first-place winner is sure to be a coveted trophy for any chess aficionado.

Whether you're a seasoned chess player or just looking to enjoy a day of thrilling matches, The New Castle Public Library's chess tournament promises an exciting and intellectually stimulating experience. Participants can also look forward to valuable experience, valuable insights from their games, and a memorable time in the company of fellow chess enthusiasts.

To secure your spot in the tournament, please register in advance by calling or emailing Tanner Lutz, Young Adult Librarian, at 724-658-6659x108 or Early registration is recommended, as slots are limited. We look forward to welcoming players, spectators, and chess lovers of all ages to this captivating chess event.

For more information and registration details, please visit our website at contact Tanner Lutz, Young Adult Librarian


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