DC Grade Championships registration

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District of Columbia Grade championships

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Tournaments are open to all DMV students. Priority seating is given to DC residents in the Grades 6-12 due to limited seating. All first place winners will be invited to represent Washington,DC in the national invitationals. All participants who have never been rated USCF members are eligible to receive a free membership. No refunds 5 days prior.

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Additional Information

By registration you agree to the following:

Assumption of Risk and Release of Liability regarding tournament  hosted by Chess Girls DC for Use of tournament Space for Parents,Teachers and persons who claim responsibility of student.

By registering for the chess tournament I am aware, my child is attending chess tournament hosted by the Chess Girls DC Program (“Program”), a nonprofit organization. Images of my child may be used to promote the activities of the program on social media or Chess Girls DC/ DC Scholastic events website. In exchange for use of this Space, I agree to the following:

ASSUMPTION OF RISK: I understand that use of the Space is voluntary and that there are risks associated with use of the Space. I voluntarily assume any such risks. My child will do his/her best to be well behaved and I agree to supervise my child, children at all time. I understand this is not a drop off program.

RELEASE OF LIABILITY: I do not release or assign responsibility of my Child to Chess Girls DC, it’s volunteers, vendors, contractors or officers. I knowingly release, waive, and forever discharge Chess Girls DC, its agents, employees, vendors, contractors, volunteers, officers, and trustees from any and all claims or liability for injury or damages (including loss or damage to property) arising from or attributable to my or my child’s presence during the chess tournament, unless it is due to willful or intentional misconduct or negligence. 

DAMAGES: I agree to be held responsible for any damage done to the “Space” by my child, aside from normal wear and tear, that was a result of the conduct of me and my child to be determined by the “Space” in its sole discretion.

RULES: I agree to abide by the policies, rules, and regulations of the chess tournament and with all applicable state, federal, and city laws and regulations. If any laws, regulations, rules, or policies are broken, I understand that the “Space” may, in its sole discretion and in addition to any other remedy that may be available, terminate my participation in the chess tournament under this Agreement and require me to leave immediately.

I have read and understood the above provisions and agree to be bound by them.

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