SPFNO for Girls and Boys
The prestigious annual Susan Polgar National Open Championship for Girls and Boys was created in 2006 and is sponsored by the SPF to give more opportunities to young chess players in the United States. The top player of each championship section in the SPFNO will be awarded:
- Qualifications for the Prominent Susan Polgar National Invitational for Girls (Girls sections only).
- Qualifications for the 2016 FIDE World Youth Chess Championship.*
- As well as $100,000 in prizes and scholarships to Webster University (U16/18 sections).
FEB 27 or 27 – 28, 2016 11th SPF Nationwide Open for Girls and Boys
6SS, G/60 d5- Official Qualifier for the SPF Girls’ Invitational & FIDE World Youth 2016.
$100,000+ in Prizes (lots of trophies, chess prizes & scholarships).
CHAMPIONSHIP SECTIONS: U8, U10, U12, U14, U16/18 in separate sections for Girls and Boys.
$1,000 Triple Crown Bonus!
TIME CONTROLS: All games will be G/60 d5.
ROUND TIMES: Sat & Sun 9am, 11:30am, 2:30pm.
San Mateo Event Center
1346 Saratoga Drive
San Mateo, CA 94403
Special Room Rate $139. Sofitel San Francisco Bay, 223 Twin Dolphin Dr. Redwood City. Call (650) 598-9000 for reservations.