2019 Calchess State Championship

Santa Clara Convention Center, 5001 Great America Pkwy, Santa Clara, CA 95054, USA
Aug 31 2019
Sep 02 2019
Calchess State Championship
$145.00 $125.00

Early bird price expires on Aug 29, 2019 at 11:59 PM

Already Cal Chess Member
$140.00 $120.00

Early bird price expires on Aug 29, 2019 at 11:59 PM

Play Up Fee only (use if already registered)
$40.00
Re entry into 2 day
$60.00

Prize fund

$20,000 (Based on 250 entries.)
75% guaranteed

Schedules

3 Day (08/31/2019 - 09/02/2019)

2 Day (09/01/2019 - 09/02/2019)

Sections

Master (2200+) Prize: Cash prizes

U2200 (U2200) Prize: Cash prizes

U2000 Prize: Cash prizes

U1800 Prize: cash prizes

U1600 Prize: Cash prizes

U1400 Prize: Cash prizes

Byes

Max of byes: 2
Last round to request a bye: 1
Number of rounds in tourney: 6
Bye note: Bye's for round 6 must be requested before rd 2

Additional services and fees

Play Up Fee $40.00

Location

Santa Clara Convention Center, 5001 Great America Pkwy, Santa Clara, CA 95054, USA

Description

  $20,000 Prize fund Based off of 250 Players 75% Guaranteed

Sections:

   Master: 2200+(Fide Rated) $2,500:$1,500:$800;$300;$200

                 U2300:$200,$100

  U2200: $1,500;$1,000;$600;$200

  U2000: $1,200;$900;$500;$200

  U1800: $1,200;$900;$500;$200

  U1600: $1,200;$900;$500;$200

  U1400: $1,000;$500;$300;$100

                U1200/Unrated:$500,$200,$100

 

   Unrated may not win more than $300 in any section except Master.

CCA Minimum ratings will be used if applicable.

          Entry Fee $125.00 Late fee $20 after 08/29, Play Up Fee $40, Re Entry into 2 day Schedule $60

  GM's, IM's, WGM's, WIM's Free entry (entry fee will be deducted from any winnings)

   $5 discount if a current Cal Chess member.

 Time Control 3 day schedule: G/120 with a 30 Second Increment.

  Rounds: Sat: 11am, 5pm.

                Sun: 11am, 5pm.

Mon:(Labor Day) 10am, 3:30pm

  2 day schedule: rounds 1-3 G/61;d5 merges with 3 day in round 4.

                Sun: 9:30am, 12pm, 2:30pm, 5pm

 Mon: (Labor Day) 10am, 3:30pm

Please bring your own chess clock, as very few will be provided

VIEW ENTRIES BUTTON ONLY SHOWS ENTRIES THRU BERKELEY CHESS SCHOOL

PLEASE GO TO BAY AREA CHESS TO SEE THE COMPLETE  ENTRY LIST

   USCF membership is required. You can purchase one here if needed. ($1 discount)