Tournaments

This is where information and announcements will be posted for our tournaments.

Creekside Open

On March 4, 2023, Creekside will host the Creekside Open at our West Campus, 2455 Mt Carmel Rd, Hampton, GA 30228

This will be a five-round tournament with an Open rated section, an under 1400 rated section, an unrated section, and an amateur section. Prizes are based on 50 entries(b/50). Open section, 1st place $125, 2nd place $100, 3rd place $50, U1400 section 1st place $100, 2nd place $75, top U1000 $25. Unrated Section 1st $75. Trophies to 1st place in the open and U1400 sections, trophies to the top three in the unrated section and the amateur section. The two USCF-rated sections are limited to 60 people in total. The amateur section is for people who are either new to chess or have not played in a while. Sections may be combined at the TD's discretion. Anyone of any age from any state is allowed to play in any section. Please bring equipment. Schedule: Round 1 -- 8:30 am, Round 2 -- 10:15 am, Round 3 -- 12:45 pm, Round 4 -- 2:30 pm, Round 5 -- 4:15 pm. The time control is 45 minutes with no delay or increment. An email will be sent out the night before with more specific information.

Register for this event through ChessRegister (Click here to register). Half-point byes are available for rounds one through five, which must be requested before Round 1. Standings and pairings will be posted here on the day of. There will be onsite registration for this tournament (ends at 8:15 am on the day of), but there is no guarantee that there will still be a spot available in one of the rated sections. Entry costs $18 by January 31st or $20 until 8:15 am on March 4th. This site will be updated with the number of people registered weekly. If you have a USCF membership, you must play in either the Open section or the U1400 section.

  • Registered Players: 15

  • Open: 1

  • U1400: 8

  • Unrated: 1

  • Amateur: 5

North Henry Open

Every second and fourth Tuesday, there will be a three-round USCF-rated tournament at North Henry Baptist Church, 1093 Flat Rock Rd, Stockbridge, GA 30281. It will start at 6:00 p.m. and will consist of three (3) rounds of G/30 d5 (game in 30 minutes, five-second delay). There will be three (3) sections: Open - $15 entry fee; U1100 - $10; unrated - free. The Open and U1100 sections will have a cash prize for first place. Based on 30 entries(b/30), Open section 1st $120, U1100 1st $60. The unrated section will have a trophy for first place. This tournament is open to anyone who wants to play. Unrated section, please register through the form listed on the website so that we know how to prepare. There will be onsite registration for both sections; $5 dollars will be added to the registration fee for onsite registration, and onsite registration ends at 5:50 p.m. Byes are available for all rounds, Must request before around one, maximum of one bye(.5), 0 point byes available for as many rounds as necessary. Please bring clocks and sets. We have some sets and a few clocks but not enough. Specific info, including the exact venue location, will be emailed before the tournament. The next date is February 14th. Check the calendar page for all upcoming North Henry Opens. Register through Chess Register(Click Here to Register). Unrated section, please register through this form.

  • Registered players: 2

  • Open: 1

  • U1100: 1

  • Unrated: 0