PACIFIC CHESS ACADEMY - ONLINE TOURNAMENTS - Walnut Creek, CA
PACIFIC CHESS ACADEMY - KEYS TO SUCCESS!
ONLINE SCHOLASTIC CHESS          TOURNAMENTS

We invite all our wonderful students to participate in  Pacific Chess Academy online tournament!
We use a new FREE software sparkchess.com which allows to play online or in standalone mode. Please follow instructions below to get access to the tournament:
From sparkchess.com go to:
1. Challenge/Multiplayer/New Account/Create.
2. Login with user name and password.
3. Click on Main Play Area
4. Select the appropriate TEAM.
5. Press JOIN.
As ADMINISTRATOR, I will approve your request, and you are in!
To participate in a tournament:
1. Login
2. Go to MY TEAM.
The INVITE window will show multiple players; clicking on the icon will bring the chess board.
RULES:
1. Time Control: 10 min. + 5 seconds bonus
2. Touch-Move: player who touches a piece must move it otherwise all other pieces will become disabled.
3. Initial points for a player = 1,000 points. Winners are determined by points earned during the tournament.
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Any help, suggestions and/or advices are greatly appreciated!