FAQ

How do I get a USCF ID?

You can register for a USCF ID at https://new.uschess.org/become-member.

How do I renew my USCF ID?

You can renew your USCF ID at https://new.uschess.org/become-member.

Do I need to bring a board or a clock to the tournament?

We will provide boards for all players. Bringing chess clocks is optional but we highly recommend having one!

Once I register is there anything else I need to do?

Once you submit the form you will registered for the tournament. You will get an email from us soon with more details.

What do I do to withdraw?

If you want to withdraw please email chessclubsanjose@gmail.com. You will receive a full refund if you withdraw more than a week from the event but if it's less than 1 week to the event, no refund will be given.

I'm a titled player, how do I register?

If you're a GM/IM/WGM/WIM, then you can register by emailing chessclubsanjose@gmail.com. Give your name, USCF ID and state if you want any half point byes. You must have a FIDE title to be applicable for the free entry. GM's, IM's, WGM's and WIM's will receive free entry with no prize reduction until May 12th, and after that you will receive a $100 prize reduction.