South Suburban Chess Wars XII
When: March 20, 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 & Non USCF Players in 4 sections: Non Rated, 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.
Note: A special Non Rated Section has been added. USCF Membership is not required. This section is open to All, but was especially designed for those who don’t feel strong enough (yet) to compete in USCF Sanctioned and Rated events! Please bring sets and Clocks in this section if possible.
EF: $15.00, $20.00 after March 18th. Non Rated Entry Fee: $10.00, $15.00 after March 18th.
Time Limits: 4SS, G 40/ d5. Non Rated Time Limit and Rules: TBD- Based on # of Entrants.
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: Non Rated: Medals 1st- through 3rd place, ribbons 4th and 5th place. 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)
Special “Bounty Hunter Prizes”: A Special Award will be given to any player that “whups” any GCC staff member!!
Tie Breaks: Standard Tie Break System.
Registration: 1.Email- send Name, USCF#, Expiration Date, Phone Number and Rating to: firstname.lastname@example.org. By phone: 708-333-4298 and leave the above information, and E-Mail . 3. Online at www.glenwoodchessclub.com)
Non Rated Section Registration: Same as above, but only a name and telephone # is needed.
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