*** COVID-19 POLICIES IN EFFECT FOR TOURNAMENT  ***

  • Capital Area Chess will follow the CDC guidance/recommendations, Safety protocols mandated by the Host Hotel, Local and State Government as well as the Virginia Department of Health. 

  • ORGANIZER WILL BE OBLIGATED TO FOLLOW THE SAFETY PROTOCOLS MANDATED BY THE HOST HOTEL, LOCAL & STATE HEALTH OFFICIALS, CDC AND THE VIRGINIA DEPARTMENT OF HEALTH

  • Policies in effect at the time of the Registration could be different from the Policies that will go into effect at the Tournament - PLAYERS MUST BE PREPARED FOR THESE CHANGES IN POLICIES

  • We STRONGLY ADVISE ALL PARTICIPANTS to bring face masks as we expect mandatory face masks for all participants, regardless of vaccination status.

*** ONLY REGISTERED PLAYERS WITH GAMES IN PROGRESS WILL BE ALLOWED IN THE PLAYING ROOM ***

BOARDS & SETS AS WELL AS CLOCKS ARE PROVIDED BY THE ORGANIZER

NO BOARDS/PIECES/CLOCKS FROM PLAYERS WILL BE ALLOWED IN THE TOURNAMENT HALL