South Suburban Chess Wars V
When: August 9, 2015
Where: Glenwood Chess Center @1 South Rebecca Street, Glenwood Il. 60425. (Wheelchair Accessible)
Tournament will be held at “the Glenwood Chess Center @1 South Rebecca Street, Glenwood Il. 60425.
Open to USCF Players. (Limited to a Maximum Capacity of 50 players) USCF Membership is required. Memberships are available at site or at www.USChess.org. Players under 12 must be accompanied by a parent or guardian. 3 Sections:
Ribbons Division: EF: $5.00. ($10.00 on Tournament Day) 4SS, G 30/d5. Prizes: Ribbons 1st-5th Place.
Trophies Division: EF: $15.00. ($20.00 on Tournament Day) 4SS, G 40/d5. Prizes: Trophies 1st-5th Place.
Open Division: EF: $30.00, $35.00 after August 3rd, $40.00 on day of tournament. 4SS, G 45/d5. Prizes: $100, $60, $40 b/10 players. Additional Prize Money will be added for each Entry over 10.
Tournament Organizer and or the Chief TD reserve the right to make the Section/Division a Quad if not enough players for 4 Rounds.
RDS: 1st at 9:15 am, then TBA (Pairings will be as soon as possible after a round ends)
Lunch Break: After Round 2.
Please bring chess clocks. (Bringing Boards/Pieces Optional)
Tie Breaks: Standard Tie Break System in the Ribbons and Trophies Divisions. Note: In the Open Section only, if Players are tied for 1st Place, they will have the Option to play a single 5 Minute Blitz Game for an Additional $10.00, if 2 Players, $15,00, if 3 Players, $20.00. if 4 Players and $25.00, if in an Unlikely event that 5 or more Players are tied. Players will choose for choice of colors. The above Prizes are for the Overall Winner. That person will be listed as the Event’s Grand Champion!
Chess Wars tournaments will be Published on the ICA Website in Chess Club News. All Winners will be listed. 1st, 2nd and 3rd Place Winners in the Open Division will have the Option to have their Photos Featured in the Article.
Registration: 1.Email- send Name, USCF#, Expiration Date, Phone Number, Division Entered and Rating to: firstname.lastname@example.org 2. By phone: 708-333-4298 and leave the above information. (3. Registration @ www. glenwoodchessclub.com is available.
Tournament Day Registration and Payments: 8-8:45am. Payments by Cash or Check.
Concessions: Bottled Water will be Complimentary. Snacks and Refreshments will be on Sale and or Complimentary depending on the number of Pre Entries.
Questions: Dr. Orlan Smith, PhD, 708-333-4298 (Glenwood Chess Club) Chief TD: Len Weber