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Rated USCF Chess Tournament
St. Petersburg Chess Club which is located at 540 4th Avenue North, St. Petersburg FL 33701.
Registration: 10:00 AM- 10:45 AM. To secure your place we recommend pre-registering or replying via email.
Entry Fee: $25. USCF membership required; you may get one on site.
- Bring a Friend who has never played before at the St.Petersburg Chess Club ( SPCC ) and you will pay $5 less.
- If you are a member of the SPCC, you always pay $5 less for the entry fee.
- If you pay in advance for 4 tournaments in a row, your fifth will be free plus you will receive a gift from the SPCC.
- For groups of players (5 or more), everyone pays $5 less.
- Any coach who brings at least 4 students will play for free.
Open: This section is for people rated over 1000.
Scholastic: This section is if you are under the rating of 1000 and under 18 years old.
*You may play up if you wish to.
Bring your own clocks, sets, and notation sheets if you have them.
Time Control: Game 45 for each player (G40;d5).
Four rounds, first at about 11:00 AM. Scholastic finishes about 3pm, Open about 5pm.
Prizes for Open: Based on 20 entries, $110-70-55. U1700- 50$; U1200- 50$.
Prizes for Scholastic: Money based on 20 entries: $110-70-55. U900 -$50; U600-$50
Every tournament, we will have a raffle between players after the second round. The winners(3 chess players) can choose between many chess items, such as a Chess T-shirt, Chess set combo, mouse pads, key chain flash lights, all with chess signatures on them.
Due to space limitation , please reserve ahead of time to guarantee your spot by sending an email to firstname.lastname@example.org or call (727) 776-5583 after 4:00 PM on weekdays for more questions.
Website and Facebook Group:
Visit our website- http://chessclubjoy.webs.com/ for pre-registration and more information. Join our Facebook group - https://www.facebook.com/groups/385692191510406/
Saturday, November 16, 2019 - 10:00am
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