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2022 New Jersey Grade School Championship
Sunday, November 20, 2022

Where: Brookdale Community College - Student Life Center

Address: Lot #7, Arena Drive, Lincroft, NJ 07738

Please Enter Google Sheet if you plan to attend:

Every year Wizards of the Mind Chess Club members and students travel to an annual NJ State chess tournament to compete for the state title for their respective grade.
This is unaffiliated with Wizards of the Mind Chess Club, but we strongly encourage all active students to participate and test their skills at this NJ State Tournament. Any questions, feel free to email

All players are welcome to participate, there are sections from Kindergarten to 12th Grade (K-12).
This tournament is on Sunday, Nov 20th, 2022 at Brookdale Community College
The format is 5 Rounds Swiss, all players will play 5 games win or lose
Time Control: 30min w/ 5 sec delay
Equipment to bring: Please bring your own chess clock 

Link to purchase clock - Click here!

Registration:  Online at

Entry Fee: $43 Online by 10/20, $48 by 11/9, $53 afterward, $65 on-site
Prizes: Trophies to Top 10 Players in each section/grade.

This is a USCF Rated Tournament. A USCF membership will be required. For more info and details please see below:

Please use the following link for details on how to become a member:

If you are already a USCF member, please use this link to look up your info for registration:

Schedule: Round 1 starts at 10:00am and goes for 5 Rounds. Please be warned this is a full-day event with award ceremony starting at 7:00pm or 8:00pm in years past. For children under 13 years old, it is advised for parents to stay on-site for supervision.

Please bring snacks/water & lunch at your own discretion. Coach Robert & Coach will be in attendance for Game Reviews and Coaching offered between the rounds of matches. At lunchtime, Wizards will provide all our club members pizza and drinks for lunch. Club T-Shirts will also be distributed.

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