Young Women’s Leadership Academy Beginner Tournament

Description: This is a beginner (unrated) chess tournament open to all students(K-12) in San Antonio and nearby areas. We will play on Saturday at 10 a.m. until finish (usually around 3 p.m.).


• 2123 W Huisache Ave, San Antonio, TX 78201


Round Times:
• 5 Rounds
• Round 1 starts at 10 AM and asap

Time controls:
• All Rounds G/15

Entry fee: Free with a suggested donation of $10.

Profits go to opening a free chess club on the southside.

Sections and Prizes:
Sections may be combined if low entry.

• K-1 grade
• 2nd-5th grade
• 6th-8th grade
• 9th-12th grade
• Adult Section

Top 5 of each section win a trophy.

Top 2 teams of each section win a trophy.

3 wins gets a medal guaranteed.

Winners of each section will receive ONE FREE entry to any future Scholastic Saturday tournament at our location at 6391 DeZavala Rd. Suite 113A, San Antonio, TX 78249.

Team Rules:

Teams are created based on school and divided by section. Competitors that share a school and section form a team.

If more than four members on a team, only the top four team members will count towards team score.


Feb 18 2023


10:00 am - 3:00 pm

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Young Women's Leadership Academy
2123 W Huisache Ave, San Antonio, TX 78201