Glenwood Chess Club 


Outdoor Invitational -Sponsored by Jon Winick and The Glenwood Chess Club

  • June 18, 2016
  • 9:00 AM
  • North Avenue Beach - Chicago, Illinois


  • Registration is by invitation Only.

    $200 deposit is required.
    $40 entry fee
    $160 will be returned after the event

Registration is closed

Outdoor Invitational Sponsored by Jon Winick and the Glenwood Chess Club

Saturday June 18, 2016

Invite-Only Limited to 12 players Under 24 years  and Over 1900 USCF Regular Rating    

  • Event is located at the North Avenue Chess Pavilion, which is east of Lake Shore Drive / North Avenue intersection and accessed via a tunnel underneath Lake Shore Drive.   
  • Event starts at 9:00 AM and the first round will begin promptly at 9:15.  
  • First four rounds are G/25 Swiss.   For prize purposes, each Quick game will count 2X in standings.   Blitz event will start at 2:00 PM and will be a 3/2 round robin with each player playing the same opponent twice with the white pieces once.    G/25 will be Quick rated, Blitz is Blitz Rated.    A total of 26 games (4 Quick and 22 blitz games)   
  • Prize fund $200 / $100 / $50
  • Entry fee is $40 with a $200 deposit required so that every participant plays every single round.    As soon as the tournament is over, each participant will receive their deposits back, providing they play every single game.   No byes!
  • This will be a fun outdoor event with thousands of people in the area and hundreds of possibly spectators.    Media has been invited.    Headphones and ear plugs are encouraged.  
  • Chris Baumgartner will TD the event.   

Any questions, please email Jon Winick at

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

Phone:(312) 925-9447


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