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Arlington Chess Club Open #55

June 6, 2020 Check in 8:30am - 8:50am.
Salvation Army YET Center in Arlington, Texas

Three Sections

Open - Four Rounds Swiss G/45;d5 (Open to all players.)
Round Times: 9:00 AM, 10:45 AM, 1:10 PM, 2:50 PM.

Reserve - Four Rounds Swiss G/45;d5 (Published ratings under 1500 and unrated)
Round Times: 9:00 AM, 10:45 AM, 1:10 PM, 2:50 PM.

Novice - Five Rounds Swiss G/30;d5 (Published ratings under 900 and unrated)
Round Times: 9:00 AM, 10:00 AM, 11:00 AM, 1:10 PM, 2:10 PM

Registrations

Entry Fee: $20 if received by 11:59pm on day before event or $25 onsite
Register 8:30 AM – 8:50 AM onsite (cash or credit card) or
Register now online

Details

  • Byes - If requested before the start of the first round, one 1/2 point bye may be taken in any but the last round. Other byes are zero points.
  • Equipment - We provide sets. Players should bring clocks if they own them. We do have some clocks available.
  • Membership - Current US Chess Federation membership required and may be purchased on site.
  • Cash Prizes - Prize fund will be 90% of what is left after expenses are deducted from entry fees.
  • Late Arrival - Players who pay early will be paired during the first round whether or not they have arrived. Unregistered players arriving after 8:50 AM may be given a 1/2 point bye, be given a zero point bye, or paired outside of standard pairing rules at the discretion of the tournament director.