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Holiday chess tournament set for Saturday, Jan 16

— Whether to play or watch, the public is invited to the third annual Holiday Chess Tournament set for Saturday, Jan. 16, at Summit Academy in Cottonwood.

Player registration and instruction in tournament play is at 9 a.m., followed by start of tournaments at 10 a.m. that run to 3 p.m. Sets will be provided but players, if they have a Staunton-style chess set, can bring theirs in case extras are needed.

Tournaments will be four-round Swiss style, scholastically rated. This is open to ages 5 and up. Registration is $5, and scholarships are available. Prizes will be awarded in several categories.

For information e-mail Sanford Staab, or call 926-4450.


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