2013 U.S. Amateur Team Championship North
February 15-17 or 16-17, 2013
The 2013 U.S. Amateur Team Championship North will take place February 15-17, 2013 at the Hyatt Regency Schaumburg, 1800 E. Golf Rd., Schaumburg, Illinois.
Event Information: 5 round Swiss, open to 4 player teams with one optional alternate. Teams’ average rating (January 2013 rating list) must be under 2200.
Time Controls: Game/90 +30s increment from move 1. Rounds 1 and 2 in the 2-day schedule play Game/60.
Entry Fees: $140 per team if received USPS or online by 6pm on February 5th, $160 if received USPS or online by 6pm on February 15th, $180 online until 6pm on February 17th and onsite.
Individuals wishing to play, send $40 and request to be put on team by USPS and online by 6pm on February 15th, $45 thereafter.
Team changes onsite or after 6pm on February 15th, $20.
Prizes: Awards to top two teams, top teams with average rating Under 1900, Under 1600 and Under 1300. Award for Best Team Name. Winning team qualifies for national play-offs. Prizes to best team composed of juniors (high school and younger). Prizes to top score on each board. Prizes are players choice of a selected clock or equivalent book store credit. Special raffle with prizes for players staying at the Hyatt!
Schedule: 3-day, onsite registration/check-in February 15, 5:30pm-6:30pm. Round 1; February 15, 7pm, Round 2; February 16, 10am, Round 3; February 16, 4pm, Round 4; February 17, 10am and Round 5; February 17, 3:30pm.
2-day, onsite registration/check-in February 16, 8am-9:30am. Round 1; February 16, 10am, Round 2; February 16, 1pm then merge with 3-day schedule in Round 3.