Joplin April Tournament
Date: Saturday, April 3rd, 2010
Location: MSSU Spiva Library Coffee Shop
3950 Newman Road
Joplin, MO 64801
Note: Located on the bottom floor of the library, with an entrance available on the East side of the building. Campus map available at http://www.mssu.edu/map.htm (building 16)
Hosted by the Joplin Chess Club USCF affiliate
Format: 3 round Swiss, Game in 60 (G/60), rated
Two sections (based on average rating), players paired within their section
Round Times: 9:30, 11:30, 2:30. 1 hour lunch break at 1:30
Entry fee: $10 if pre-registered, $15 at site
Prizes: Based on total entries but at least 50% of total entry fees
Registration: Advance Registration requested. Entry fees may be paid in cash in person on 4/3/2010, or checks (payable to Martin Stahl) can be mailed, to be received by 4/2/2010. It is preferred that all players be current USCF members by 4/2/2010 and current through 4/3/2010. USCF membership can be processed online at uschess.org and membership can be accepted on site for CASH ONLY. Please check the USCF site for rates or contact TD for details about membership renewal or purchase on site.
Registration info can be sent to:
Joplin Chess Club
2609 New Hampshire
Joplin, Mo 64804
Please include name, address, phone, e-mail, USCF ID# and rating.
On-site registration begins at 9:00 a.m., first round at 9:30
TD: Martin Stahl (417) 781-9091; (417) 483-1554 day of the tournament
Please bring set, clock, board, and score sheets.
Lunch – Players may bring their own food and drink.