Joplin Autumn Open
Come join the Joplin Chess Club for the last tournament of the year.
Date: November 17, 2012
Location: Christ’s Community United Methodist Church
2700 E 44th St.
Joplin, MO 64804
Hosted by the Joplin Chess Club USCF affiliate
Format: 4 round Swiss, Game in 60 with 5 second delay (G/60,d/5), dual rated
One 1/2 point bye available if requested before the end of round 2
Round Times: 9:00, 11:00, 2:00, 4:00. Lunch break between rounds 2 and 3
Entry fee: $20 if pre-registered, $25 at site.
Prizes: $400 prize fund based on 25 paid entries. Two sections for prizes:
- Open: $120, $80, $60
- U1600: $80, $60
Registration: Advance Registration requested. Entry fees may be paid in cash in person on 11/17/2012, or checks (payable to Martin Stahl) can be mailed, to be received by 11/16/2012. Preference that all players must be current USCF members by 11/16/2012 and current through 11/17/2012. 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 for 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 8:00 a.m., first round at 9:00
TD: Martin Stahl (417) 483-1554
Please bring set, clock, board, and score sheets.