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August, 2014

Aug 22 - 23, 2014
Jackson Open Super Reserve (U2000)

4 Round Swiss System Event for U2000. G-90 + 5 second delay. Where: Jackson Public Library (top boards) & ,Senior Center (lower boards and registration) ,311 Third St and 300 Third St ,Jackson ,MN 56143 Reg: Fri. 6:30-6:50 P.M. Sat. 8:30-8:50 A.M. Rounds: Fri. (8/22) 7:00 P.M. Sat. (8/23) 9:00 A.M., 1:00 P.M. and Rd. 4 15 minutes after conclusion of Rd. 3. Library and Senior Center are next to each other; skittle/post-mortems are outside in the common area between them. Entry Fee: $25 if received by August 20th. On-site registration is $25 in cash or a $30 check. No credit or debit cards on site. Prize Info: $300 + Trophy + Name on Flores Cup -$200-$125, U1600 $75, U1400 $50. Entire prize fund GUARANTEED! US Chess Federation (USCF) membership required. On-Site Available. Send Entry Fee to: Make checks payable to Sam Smith and mail to 73260 490th Ave., Jackson, MN 56143. Additional Info: Please direct questions to Sam Smith at (507)-847-4929(home) or (507) 841-2036(mobile). Email to paladinjackson@hotmail.com. This tournament is restricted to players with an USCF rating of under 2000 or unrated. Players may take ONE point bye during the tournament. Mark (X) on the entry form if you wish to take a 1st round point bye on Friday. (We do honor email and phone requests for Fri. night byes but on Sat. the player must pay entry fee and register before playing.)

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Aug 23, 2014
2014 August Swiss

3SS G/45 + 5 sec delay; ask an employee where the playing hall is. One 1/2 bye allowed, players entering after the start of round 1 will receive a one 1/2 bye Where: Dahl ,15500 HIckman Road ,Clive ,IA 50325 Reg: 9:00-9:45 Rounds: 10:00-12:00-2:00 Entry Fee: $0 Prize Info: No prize US Chess Federation (USCF) membership required. Send Entry Fee to: Mathew at mmjacob20@yahoo.com Additional Info: No smoking. Wheelchair accessible. Please bring your clock, set, and board.

 

September, 2014

Sep 6, 2014
2014 September Open (IASCA Mini-Qualifier)

Open to all; 4SS; G/75 + 5 sec delay. Ask an employee where is the Gray Hall. Where: Faith Baptist Bible College; room location: Gray Hall 104 ,1900 NW Fourth Street ,Ankeny ,IA 50023 Reg: 9:15-9:45 Rounds: 10-1-4-7; One 1/2 bye allowed, players entering after the start of round 1 will receive one 1/2 bye Entry Fee: $35; family entry fee: $35 Prize Info: Based on 25 players: Open 1st place = $210, Open 2nd place = $180, U1800 1st place = $150, U1800 2nd place = $120 US Chess Federation (USCF) membership required. IASCA membership required, $15, $10 Jr. or Sr. On-Site Available. Send Entry Fee to: Write a check payable to Mathew or pay cash at site Additional Info: No smoking, wheelchair accessible, please bring your own sets, boards, and clocks. Other states accepted. A sign language/voice interpreter will be provided. Questions or comments to Mathew at mmjacob20@yahoo.com

 

October, 2014

Oct 25, 2014
The Quad City Chess Classic 2014

2 Sections. Open and Reserve (U1400). 4 Rounds. Game in 70 minutes (65+5td). Where: Augustana College ,College Center Chicago Room ,639-38th St. ,Rock Island ,IL 61201 Reg: Onsite registration begins at 8:30. Rounds: 9:30, 12:00, 2:30, 5:00 (or earlier, by agreement) Entry Fee: $25 if pre-registered by 10/19, $30 onsite Prize Info: All entry fees will be returned in prize money after expenses have been deducted. US Chess Federation (USCF) membership required. Send Entry Fee to: Contact Gary Nordick (Gary.Chess@mediacombb.net) with questions. Mail pre-registration to Gary Nordick, 13011 28th St. West, Milan, IL 61264. Gary.Chess@mediacombb.net Additional Info: www.quadcitychess.com

 

November, 2014

Nov 8, 2014
6th Annual Des Moines Fall Classic (IASCA Mini-Qualifier)

Open to all; 4SS; G/75 + 5 sec delay; One 1/2 bye allowed, players entering after the start of round 1 will receive a one 1/2 bye. Ask an employee where is the Gray Hall. Where: Faith Baptist Bible College ,1900 NW Fourth Street; room location: Gray Hall 104 ,Ankeny ,IA 50023 Reg: 9:15-9:45 Rounds: 10-1-4-7 Entry Fee: Entry fee $20 (open and reserve section only); Family entry fee $20 Prize Info: $600 based on 40 entries (25 entrants for Open and 15 entrants for Reserve); Open 1st $200, Open 2nd $160, Under 1600 Reserve 1st $140, Under 1600 Reserve 2nd $100 US Chess Federation (USCF) membership required. IASCA membership required, $15, $10 Jr. or Sr. On-Site Available. Send Entry Fee to: Make a check payable to Mathew or you can pay cash at site. Additional Info: Other state membership accepted; no smoking; wheelchair accessible; please bring your set, clock, and board. A sign language/voice interpreter will be provided. Questions or comments to Mathew at mmjacob20@yahoo.com.