5th Annual Ice Harbor Scholastic Open
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April 28 - 30, 2017
A Regional Scholastic Chess Event with Players from IA, MN, WI, IL, MO, NE and more. A two-day tournament held in the Dubuque Grand River Center Exhibit Hall. Seven Scholastic Sections: Two Friends and Family Sections, Friday Night Blitz Chess (2 sections) and Saturday Bughouse (2 sections). Stay at the connecting Grand Harbor Resort and Water Park. Chess rate includes passes to the water park
Grand River Center, 500 Bell St, Dubuque, IA 50010
Master/Expert: G/90 +30;
K-12 Open, K-6 Open: G/75 d5;
K-12 U1200, K-6 U800 & K-3 Open: G/45 d5;
Friends & Family: G/60; d5.
Master/Expert: Sat: 10-3: Sun 9-2
K-12 Open, K-6 Open: 5 Rounds: Sat: 10-1:30-4:30, Sun: 9-12:30
K-12 U1200, K-6 U800 & K-3 Open: Sat: 10-12:30-2:30-4:30. Sun: 9-11-1:30
Friends & Family: Sat: 1:30-4:30, Sun 9 – 1
Blitz Chess: Fri 7:00 -10 pm
Bughouse Sat: 7:30 – 10:30 pm.
Awards: Over 100 Total Individual Trophies & 50 Team Awards!
Master/Expert Section: Awards for 1st – 6th. K-12 Open: 1st-10th Overall, Top 3 eac U1600 & U1400. K-6 Open: 1st-6th Overall, Top 3 each U1200 & U1000. K-12 U1200: 1st-6th Overall, Top 2 each U900, U600, Unrated.
K-6 U800: 1st-6th Overall, Top 2 each U600, U300, Unrated.
Grades K-6 Unrated: Trophies to top 5 scores overall and top score in each grade (one trophy per player). Team award (Top 3) for each section.
Friends & Family: Rated and Unrated: Top 3 each section: Parent/Child Trophies: Top Score (any section) Father/Son, Mother/Daughter, Mother/Son, Father/Daughter.
$60, $50 if received by 3/28, $70 on site. Friends & Family = $10. Bughouse and Bllitz $5 each.
Friday 5 pm to 7 pm. Saturday: 8:00 am to 9:30 am. Friends & Family, Blitz, and Bughouse: up to 30 minutes prior to 1st round. All events may register online at
is required for rated sections. Join USCF.
is not required. Join IASCA.
are available on site.
James Hodina, 3411 Blue Pointe Ct. SW, Cedar Rapids, IA 52404
Teams may qualify as an independent chess club or scholastic club. Players must have attended club meeting at least 3 times in 2017.
www.chessiniowa.org; ; 319-432-1459