Quick tournament at the beginning of the year. This is our second time running an event with the South Middle School Chess Club. Hope you can come out and join us.
Date: January 10th, 2015
Location: South Middle School Cafeteria
900 E 50th St
Joplin, MO 64804
Hosted by the Joplin Chess Club USCF affiliate and South Middle School Chess Club
Format: 5 round Swiss, Game in 25, no delay (G/25,d/0)
Two Sections; Open and Scholastic
Open Section requires USCF membership and is Quick rated
Scholastic section, non-rated
Round Times: 1st Round at 9:45, second round starts ASAP. 30 minute break between rounds 2 and 3; remaining rounds ASAP.
Entry fee: $5.
Prizes: 1st and 2nd place trophy in each section.
Registration: Advance Registration requested. Preference that all players must be current USCF members by 1/9/2015 and current through 1/10/2015. USCF membership can be processed online at uschess.org. Please check the USCF site for rates or contact TD for details.
Registration info can be sent to:
Joplin Chess Club
2609 New Hampshire
Joplin, Mo 64804
Please include name, address, phone, e-mail, and USCF ID# and rating for Open
On-site registration begins at 9:00 a.m., first round at 9:45
TD: Martin Stahl (417) 483-1554
Please bring set, clock, board, and score sheets.