Saturday, July 22, 2017 from 9:00 AM to 2:00 PM EDT
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Phoenix Chess Club

Alpha STEM for the Gifted
Address: 14088 Sullyfield Circle, Suite P, Chantilly, VA 20151

 Advance Entries 

  • Doors open at 8:00 am for on-site registrations.  On-site registration closes at 8:30 am.  The first round starts at 9:00 am.
  • Four (4) sections - K-2, K-5, K- 8, Open Quads.
  • Students in grades K-8 who wish to play in Open Quads must have a 1300+ rating.
  • Adults are welcome to play in the Open Quads section.

Phoenix Chess Club 

Chief Tournament Director                                  Maggie Luo

Assistant Tourment Director                              Caijun LuoYa He

Events Coordinator                                             Ying Liu, Rika Li, Harry Du

Contact: 202-465-0399
Email: alphastem.us@gmail.com


1st Phoenix Cup Chess Tournament 

For K-2, K-5, K-8, 4-SS, G/30, d5, For Open Quads, G/45, d5, 3-SS, USCF rated,  Please bring your own chess set & chess clock!

  • Our first "Phoenix Cup Chess Tournament" for the 2017 Summer. 
  • Special Top Girl trophy in each section of K-8, K-5, K-2 to encourage more chess girls!
  • Special Top K-1 trophy to top player & top girl, and medals to all K-1 players to encourage young beginners. 
  • Trophies to top 3 players in each section, medals to all players won 2.5 points, Cash prize for Open Quads, $50 for each Quad winner. 
  • Register ASAP, registration may be close earlier if all seats full. 
  • Use rising grade to choose section. 

Register Now!

Special thanks to Alex Jian, sponsored the very 1st "Phoenix Cup"! Coach Alex is a beloved chess coach in Pheonix Chess Club, he is also 2015-2016 Virginia State Champion in VCF Cup Championship. 

NOTE:  If you need a bye for the later rounds - please notify us prior to the beginning of round 2.

  • Pre-registration closes on Thursday, July 20, 2017.  
  • The pre-registration fee through Tuesday, July 18, 2017 is $22.00 per chess player.
  • The pre-registration fee for July 19~July 20, 2017 is $27.00 per chess player.
  • On-site registrations fee is $32 per chess player,  will close at 8:30 am on Saturday, July 22, 2017.