Girls K-12 Calchess State Championship 2020

Berkeley Chess School, 2622 San Pablo Ave, Berkeley, CA 94702, USA
May 02 2020
May 03 2020
K-12 Calchess Girls State Championship

Tournament trophies

Trophies to top 5 players in K-6, K-3 K-12 (u800) Section, medals for everyone.
K-12 Champ: $200,$100,$50 (as well as Haring spot)


K-12 Champ 2 day (05/02/2020-05/03/2020)

K-3,K-6,K-12 U800 1 day (05/02/2020-05/02/2020)


K-3 Champ Prize: Trophies

K-3 U300 Prize: Trophies

K-6 Champ Prize: Trophies

K-6 U500 Prize: Trophies

K-12 Champ Prize: $200, $100, $50

K-12 U800 Prize: Trophies


Max of byes: 2
Last round to request a bye: 2
Number of rounds in tourney: 5
Bye note: Bye's for final round must be requested before round 2 starts


Postponed until further notice! please check back for new dates!


Please join us for the Girls Calchess State Championship!

This event is organized by Berkeley Chess, partially funded by the US Chess Trust & fully supported by the USChess Women's Committee. 

2 day K-12 girls Champ event, or 1 day K-12 (u800) K-6, K-3 girls event.

Moms/Grandmas/Aunts/Cousins- come play alongside the girls in the Women's event! Click here for more information on the Women's event.

If you would like to volunteer at the event in exchange for a free entry, please email:

If you are willing to host a family from out of state in your home, please email 


IF REGISTERING FROM OUTSIDE NORTHERN CALIFORNIA- There is no need to register through our website, your entry is FREE. Please email us to manually register you: 



Trophies to top 5 girls in each section
-Gorgeous medals to everyone!


K-3 Champ, K-3 (u300)

K-6 Champ, K-6 (u500)

K-12 Champ, K-12 (u800)

K-3, and K-6 K-12 (u800) is 5 rounds, time control-G/45 with a 5 sec delay.
Round times:
10:00am, 11:45pm, 1:30pm, 3:15pm and 5:00pm, with awards at 6;45pm.


Trophies to top 5 players in each Section.


K-12 Champ is 4 rounds G/90 with a 30 second increment. Round times: Sat 11am, 4pm, Sun 12pm, 4:30pm awards: 1st: $200 2nd: $100 3rd: $50 winner of the K-12 will be the official NGTOC qualifier (Haring) from Northern California (unless the winner is not from Northern California than the NGTOC spot will go to the next girl in line) official Calchess tie breakers will be used in case of a tie to determine the NGTOC qualifier

ENTRY FEE: $40 if received by 11:59pm on April 29th, 2020. $10 late fee.

Late entry on Saturday is from 9:00-9:30am only. Checks made payable to Berkeley Chess School.($60 entry on site!)

All Tournament players must be USChess Members You can sign up or renew your USChess Membership here.


Registration period

Registration starts on 11/18/2019 and ends on 05/02/2020.



In-person location

Berkeley Chess School, 2622 San Pablo Ave, Berkeley, CA 94702, USA
Program is frozen.