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Better Moves Open and Good Moves Unrated
May 4, 2018 @ 6:00 pm - May 5, 2018 @ 6:00 pm$20
Co-hosted by Joplin NAMI, Joplin LDS stake, and the Joplin Chess Club
Location: LDS stake center, 2107 N Indiana Ave, East entrance (back of building),
Joplin, MO 64804.
Friday, May 4th
- Rules, Notation and Regulations Basics; 6:00 – 6:30 pm
- Practice Game: 6:30-7:00 pm.
- “Better Moves in Life” presentation: 7:00-7:45 pm
- Practice Game: 7:45-8:30 pm.
Saturday, May 5th:
- One-on-one and skittles games during registrations
Better Moves (Rated): 4-SS, G/40,d5
Good Moves (Unrated): 5-SS, G20,d5
3 Sections, Rated sections may be combined for pairing purposes.
Open: $65-50, U1600: 30
Unrated: Top-2 adult and Top-2 K-12, TBD
Prizes: Open based on 15 entries.
Open: 10, 11:30, 2, 3:30
Unrated: 10, 11, 12, 2, 3
Byes: One 1/2 point bye if requested before round 2
Entries: [email protected] with cash on-site or mailed to Joplin Chess Club, 2609 New Hampshire, Joplin, MO 64804. Checks payable to Martin Stahl. ):
Other: NAMI presentation during lunch break.