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Dog Day Duels

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A scholastic chess tournament at John Burroughs High School. All participants should park for John Burroughs at 9243 Clayton Road. Just past the intersection at Clayton and South Price. Look for the Scholastic Chess Flag!


  • Open to students enrolled in elementary, middle or high school in Fall 2018

  • 4 rounds | G/30 |

  • Five sections: K-12 Open, K-12 U1000, K-6 Open, K-6 U500, K-3 Open


  • Reg: 9:30 - 10:30 a.m. Players arriving after 10:45 might have to miss round 1.

  • One ½ point bye available if declared before round 1.

  • EF: $5 for existing USCF members if pre-registered 48 hours in advance, $10 at the door

  • Free for new USCF members

  • FREE 1-year USCF membership to all new elementary and middle school students

  • Free entry if you/your child attends a school (not charter or independent unless listed in the 2nd group) in one of the following districts*:

    • Saint Louis Public

    • Ferguson/Florissant Public

    • Jennings Public

  • Or one of the following schools:

    • Hawthorn Leadership School for Girls,

    • Sister Thea Bowman Catholic School

    • St. Vincent Home

  • Please contact to find out your discount code and enter the code at checkout.


  • 4 rounds at 11 a.m., 12:15 p.m., 1:45 p.m., 3 p.m.

  • Award ceremony to follow final round


  • Individual trophies will be available for all sections. Team awards will be available for Open sections only

*Free entry for these schools and school districts generously provided by Emerson, Ascension, Horncrest Foundation, Lesley A. Waldheim Charitable Foundation, and Graybar Foundation.

August 26th, 2018 from 10:00 AM through  4:00 PM
John Burroughs High School
755 S Price Rd
Saint Louis, MO 63124
United States
Phone: (314)361-2437
Current U.S. Chess Member $10.00
Non U.S. Chess Member $0.00