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Area Event Updates

Check out several events coming up in the next couple of months by clicking on the Area Events link above!


 

For information on the following area events, please check for the flyers listed below in date order:

 

May Day Open (May 1) (Blanchard, ID)

Inland Empire Open (May 14-15)

Qualchan Quads (June 4)

Spokane Falls Open (Aug. 13-14)

Turkey Open (Missoula Oct. 29-30) (flyer to be posted later)

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MAY DAY OPEN CHESS TOURNAMENT

Sunday May 1, 2016      1:00 PM

 

WHERE:   BT Grill, Blanchard, ID  (HWY 41)

 

       3 Round Swiss United States Chess Foundation (USCF) rated

 

       All entrants must be USCF members (available at site)

 

       Entry Fee:  $10

 

       3 Rounds G/25,  d/3 (Game 25 Minutes with 3 Second Delay)

 

       Registration:  Phone, email or 1:00 to 1:30 at BT Grill

 

       Rounds:  1:30, 3:00, 4:30

 

       Prizes per entries

 

CONTACT INFORMATION:

George Lombardi

(208) 920 3029

Poisonpawn@aol.com

 

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2016 Inland Empire Open

May 14-15

 

Gonzaga University (Jepson Center)

Rm. 108 & 109

502 E. Boone St.

Spokane, WA 99202

 

Registration: Sat. 8:30am-9:30am

Rounds: Sat. 10:00-2:30-7:00 Sun: 9:00-1:30 or ASAP.

Time Control:   G/120 (with 5 second delay)

 

 E.F. $23 if received by 5/13, $28 at the door; 18 and under $5 less. Telephone entries accepted. USCF rated and a NWGP event.  $725 prize fund based on 35, Class prizes based on at least five per section. Only one prize per person (Excluding biggest upset.) (Both players must have established ratings)  NS, NC, W. One point bye if requested before proceeding round;  Sunday byes must be requested before the end of round 3.  Director reserves the right to use class pairings in the final round.

 

Prizes:

 1st Overall:          $160

2nd Overall:         $130

3rd  Overall          $100

 

 Class Prizes:

1st (A; B; C; D/E/unrated)                  $50

2nd (A; B; C; D/E/unrated)                $25

Biggest Upset:                                       $35     (non-provisional ratings)

 

 (Cookies & coffee provided)

 

Entries: Spokane CC, c/o David B. Griffin                                                                

 P.O. Box 631  

Spokane Valley, WA 99037          

For information cell (509) 994-9739      

 

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2016

Qualchan Quads

June 4

 

Site: Spokane Valley Library

E. 12004 E. Main

Spokane, WA 99206

 

Reg: Sat 8:30-9:45

E.F. $16

T/C: G/120 (with 5 second delay)

Rds: 10:00, 2:30 & 7:00

Format:

Prizes: $50 for 1st in quad

USCF membership required n/c (USCF rated and NWGP event)

 

coffee & cookies provided

 

Entries/Info:

 

Dave Griffin

P.O. Box 631

Spokane Valley, WA 99037

(509) 994-9739

Email: dbgrffn@hotmail.com Spokanechessclub.org

 

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2016 Spokane Falls Open

August 13-14

 

River Park Square

Kress Gallery

3rd Floor

808 W. Main Ave.

Spokane, WA 99201

 

Registration: Sat. 8:30am-9:30am

Rounds: Sat. 10:00-2:30-7:00 Sun: 9:00-1:30 or ASAP.

Time Control:   G/120 (with 5 second delay)

 

 E.F. $18 if received by 8/12,  $3 less for under 18 year olds. $25 for all at the site. Telephone entries accepted. USCF rated and a NWGP event.  $500 prize fund based on 25, Class prizes based on at least five per section. Only one prize per person (Excluding biggest upset.) (Both players must have established ratings)  NS, NC, W. One point bye if requested before proceeding round;  Sunday byes must be requested before the end of round 3.  Director reserves the right to use class pairings in the final round.

Special Event: Spokane Falls Open will be held concurrently with the Spokane City Championship on August 13-14.  Michael Cambareri will take on the winner of a six player round-robin that will take place between June 4-5

Two rounds are scheduled  for Saturday while rounds three and four will be scheduled for Sunday.

The time control will be G/2Hr with a 5 second delay. If needed there will be a G/10 playoff with the first to reach three points wins.

 

Prizes:

 1st Overall:          $120

2nd Overall:           $80

 

 Class Prizes:

1st (U/1800;U/1600;U/1400)                  $60

2nd (U/1800;U1600;U1400)                   $30

Biggest Upset:                                          $30      (non-provisional ratings)

 

 (Cookies & coffee provided)

 

Entries: Spokane CC, c/o David B. Griffin                                                                

 P.O. Box 631                       

Spokane Valley, WA 99037   

For information cell (509) 994-9739  or

email: dbgrffn@hotmail.com    

 

 

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