Carson Chess Club waits for your MOVE !

LOCATION: Rachel Carson Middle School, 13618 McLearan Rd. Herndon, VA 20171

TIME CONTROL: 30 minutes, 5 second delay

TROPHIES: Top five players in each section

ENTRY FEE: $30 (on-site registration will end at 9:30 AM.
Players who register after 9:30am will get bye in 1st round and play from 2nd round.
If you are not able to make a donation of $30 but wish to play in the tournament, please contact the email below
ONLINE REGISTRATION: Click the How to Donate and Play Button below
USCF Membership: Required for rated section only

CHARITY: All the event proceeds will be donated to UNICEF USA to help the children of Ukraine

EVERYONE IS WELCOME (Elementary school students through Adults)!


If you are not interested in playing in the tournament, but just want to donate, click the Donate only Button below.
Any donation amount would be greatly appreciated.
Even the smallest contribution can make a huge difference !


Virginia Commonwealth Chess Kids will hold a free information session at the event for interested students and parents. Virginia Commonwealth Chess Kids offers a highly-structured chess curriculum designed for students

with zero chess knowledge to the Advanced Level.



1. Please bring your chess boards and clocks. Spare equipment is limited.

2. Masks are optional for vaccinated players.

3. Wear blue and/or yellow outfits to support Ukraine!




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