SPFNO for Girls and Boys
The prestigious annual Susan Polgar National Open Championship for Girls and Boys (SPFNO) was created in 2006 and is sponsored by the Susan Polgar Foundation (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:
12th SPF Nationwide Open for Girls and Boys – MAY 6-7, 2017
$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. 2 day event!
- $1,000 Triple Crown Bonus!
- PRIZES: Trophies to Top 15 players, Top 3 School Teams & Club Teams.
- TIME CONTROL: G/60;d5
- ROUND TIMES: Sat & Sun 9am, 11:30am, 2:30pm.
RESERVE SECTIONS: K-Gr2 u500, K-Gr6 u800, or non-rated K-Gr12. Saturday only event.
- PRIZES: Trophies to Top 10 players, Top 3 School Teams & Club Teams.
- TIME CONTROL: G/30;d5
- ROUND TIMES: Sat ONLY 9am, 10:30am, Lunch, 12:30pm, 2pm, & 3:30pm.
Event Venue: Robert Livermore Community Center
Address: 4444 East Ave, Livermore, CA 94550 (map)
Free Parking, Plenty of outdoor space!
Pleasanton Courtyard Marriott – $89(King)/$99(Double)
Last day to book: 4/14/17 – Click here to reserve your room.
Address: 5059 Hopyard Rd., Pleasanton, CA 94588 (map)
Residence Inn Livermore – $119 / $139
Last day to book: 4/15/17 – Click here to reserve your room.
Address: 1000 Airway Blvd., Livermore, CA 94551 (map)
Marriott Pleasanton – $115
Last day to book: 4/17/17 – Click here to reserve your room.
Address: 11950 Dublin Canyon Road, Pleasanton, CA 94588 (map)