2018 Joplin Public Library Open Tournament

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2018 Joplin Public Library Open Tournament

December 1, 2018 @ 9:00 am - 6:00 pm

$20

Format:
Rated: 4 round Swiss, Game in 40 with 5 second delay (G/40,d5)

Unrated: 4 round Swiss, Game in 20 with 5 second delay (G/20,d5)

One 1/2 point bye available if requested before the beginning of round 2

Sections:
Rated Open: Requires a current USCF membership to play.

Unrated Open: Open to all ages.

Unrated K-12: Open to players grades K-12.

Unrated sections may be combined based on turnout.

All games played under US Chess tournament regulations.

Round Times:
Rated: 10:00, 11:30, 2:00, 3:30

Unrated: 10:00, 11:00, 12:00, 2:00

Entry Fee:
Rated Open: $20 (50% of entries go to support the JPL Chess Club)
Unrated Open and K-12: FREE

Donations always welcome

Prizes:

Rated Open: 50% of entries as prizes
Top-2 finishers guaranteed prizes
Additional prizes possible based on turnout
Unrated: Top-2 finishers in each section given awards.

Registration: Advance registration requested. Rated entries can be paid on 12/1/2018 or mailed in advance
Players in the Rated Open must have a current USCF membership.

Registration info should be sent to:

[email protected]

or

Martin Stahl (Joplin Chess Club)
2609 New Hampshire
Joplin, Mo 64804

Please include name, address, phone and e-mail.

For the rated section, please include USCF ID# and rating.

On-site registration begins at 9:00 a.m, ends at 9:50.

First round begins at 10:00 am!

TD: Martin Stahl (417) 483-1554

Please bring regulation sized set, board, and clock. Some will be available on-site.

Details

Date:
December 1, 2018
Time:
9:00 am - 6:00 pm
Cost:
$20
Event Category:

Organizer

Martin Stahl
Phone:
(417) 483 1554
Email:
martin.stahl@joplinchess.org

Venue

Joplin Public Library
1901 E 20th St
Joplin, MO 64804 United States
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Phone:
417-623-7953
Website:
http://www.joplinpubliclibrary.org/