South Suburban Chess Wars XI
When: February 28, 2016
Where: Glenwood Chess Center @1 South Rebecca Street, Glenwood Il. 60425. (Wheelchair Accessible)
Category: Open Tournaments (See ICA/ISCA Listings)
Tournament will be held at “the Glenwood Chess Center @1 South Rebecca Street, Glenwood Il. 60425.
Open to USCF Players in 3 sections: U1250, U1650 & Open (Limited to a Maximum Capacity of 50 players) USCF Membership is required. Memberships are available at site ($5.00 fee) or at www.USChess.org. Players under 12 must be accompanied by a parent or guardian. TD reserves the right to modify sections and tournament format based on # of entrants in a section.
EF: $15.00, $20.00 after February 26th.
Time Limits: Our new time limit is 4SS, G 40/ d5. (This change was made so that both of our scheduled monthly tournaments won’t have exactly the same format and provide for greater excitement at each event.)
RDS: 1st at 9:00 am, then TBA (Pairings will be as soon as possible after a round ends)
Lunch Break: After Round 2.
Please bring chess clocks. (Boards & Pieces Optional)
Prizes: U1250: Trophies 1st- through 3rd place, ribbons 4th and 5th place. U1650: Trophies 1st- through 3rd place, ribbons 4th and 5th place. Open: Trophies 1st- through 3rd place, ribbons 4th and 5th place. (A Case of Pop will also be awarded to the Open 1st place winner)
Tie Breaks: Standard Tie Break System.
Registration: 1.Email- send Name, USCF#, Expiration Date, Phone Number and Rating to: firstname.lastname@example.org 2. By phone: 708-333-4298 and leave the above information, and E-Mail . 3. Online at www.glenwoodchessclub.com)
Tournament Day Registration and Payments: 8-8:45am. Payments can be made by Cash or Check.
Concessions: Snacks and Refreshments will be available.
Tournament results are scheduled to be published in the ICA, ISCA, Daily Southtown, Post Tribune and Tinley Park News Websites and or Newspapers.
Questions: Dr. Orlan Smith, PhD, 708-333-4298 (Glenwood Chess Club Secretary) Scheduled Chief TD: Len Weber