Glenwood Chess Club 


South Suburban Chess Wars VIII

  • November 29, 2015
  • 9:00 AM
  • The Blakey Center 1 Rebecca Street Glenwood, IL 60425


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South Suburban Chess Wars VIII 

When: November, 29 2015

Where: Glenwood Chess Center @1 South Rebecca Street, Glenwood Il. 60425. (Wheelchair Accessible)

Category: Open Tournaments (See ICA Listings)

Tournament will be held at “the Glenwood Chess Center @1 South Rebecca Street, Glenwood Il. 60425.

Open to USCF Players under 1600 and Unrated (Limited to a Maximum Capacity of 50 players) USCF Membership is required. Memberships are available at site or at Players under 12 must be accompanied by a parent or guardian.

EF: $100.00, $125.00 on day of tournament

Time Limits: 4SS, G 50/ d5.

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)

Prizes:  $750$500$250, b/ 20 players. Prize fund will be increased for every player over 20.

Grand Championship Tournament: All players tied for first place will enter a 10 minute (Not Blitz) single elimination tournament for a 3 ft. tall trophy and the runner up will receive a gift certificate. (b/25 players)

Tie Breaks: Standard Tie Break System

All Chess Wars tournaments will now be Published on the ICA/ ISCA, (Indiana) Websites in Club News and in the Chicago Tribune’s Tinley Park, Post Tribune and Daily Southtown On Line Newspapers. All winners will be listed. TD(s) may publish the top 3 winners photos in the publications listed above. Winners can also opt out of photograph publication.

Registration: 1.Email- send Name, USCF#, Expiration Date, Phone Number (optional) and Rating to: 2. By phone: 708-333-4298 and leave the above information, and E-Mail . 3. Registration @ www   Note: TD reserves the right to cancel the tournament, if there are less than 10 entrants!

Tournament Day Registration and Payments: 8-8:45am. Payments: by Cash or Check.

Concessions: Snacks and Refreshments will be available on site. Bottled water and lunchwill be complimentary.

For questions or to obtain total # of entrants, contact Dr. Orlan Smith, PhD, at 708-333-4298, or via Email (Glenwood Chess Club Secretary)       Chief TD: Len Weber


Address: The Blakey Center 1 South Rebecca St. Glenwood IL 60425.

Phone:(312) 925-9447


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