Due to the extraordinary surge in COVID cases across New York City, The ICC NYC Scholastics: Chess Festival and Championship has been postponed. We apologize for the time it's taken to communicate this while we made a final decision, and we sincerely appreciate your patience in this matter.
We're working hard to reschedule the event and make it even better. Stay tuned for more information.
We are refunding the entry fees collected. If you purchased a US Chess membership along with your entry fee, and do not want it refunded, let us know by Friday, May 13th. Email firstname.lastname@example.org
The Marriott Hotel has refunded all reservations. >
All registered players will still receive a 6-month bonus membership to ICC.
Finally, we'd like to apologize for the inconveniences we might have caused and express our sincerest gratitude for your patience and understanding.
The New York Marriott Hotel at Brooklyn Bridge is a beautiful site! From stylish rooms to gorgeous ballrooms and a wonderful restaurant all the amenities you need are readily available, in a convenient location near most NYC subway lines, and a 5 min drive from the Brooklyn Bridge!
Make sure to check our Covid-19 Policy as the event approaches. You will find any and all updates regarding COVID-19 requirements for the festival right here!
• 6 months of free membership by entering the tournament, either by entering ICC username at registration, or sign up a new account here!
• Scholastic tournament for all grades K-12 and all levels
• Live games DGT will be available! Expected live broadcast on Twitch - stay tuned.
• FIDE-Rated Scholastic for High School and Middle School Championship! With multiple schedules available!
• The top-scoring New York State girl in the High School Championship Section also qualifies to represent New York State in the 10th Annual WIM Ruth Haring National Tournament of Girls State Champions, this summer at the 2022 U.S. Open in Rancho Mirage, California!