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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:


Eastern Washington Open (Oct. 1-2)

Turkey Open (Missoula Oct. 29-30)



               OCTOBER 1-2, 2016


Location: Jepson Center, Rooms 108-109, Gonzaga University (one block southwest from St. Al’s church).


5 round Swiss System.  Registration: 8:30-9:30, October 1.


Rounds: 10-2:30-7; 9-1:30. Time control: Game/120 (d5). Entry fee: $21 if received by 9/30, $26 at the door; under 18 $5 less.  A Northwest Grand Prix Event. $615 prize fund GUARANTEED. Additional classes and class prizes may be created if entries exceed 30 players. Class prizes based on at least 5 per class; classes (and class prizes) may be reconfigured if less than five class entries.  Only one prize per player (except biggest upset). NS, NC, W.  One 1/2 point bye available if requested by end of previous round; Sunday bye must be requested by end of round 3.  Director reserves right to use class pairings in final round.



FIRST --     $125

Class Prizes: $75 first, $35 second: A; B; C; D-E-unrated

Biggest Upset (non-provisional) -- $50


Entries: Kevin Korsmo, 9923 N. Moore St., Spokane, WA 99208

For information please call (509) 270-1772 (cell).




October 29-30, 2016



Best Western Grant Creek Inn     Phone: 406-543-0700

5280 Grant Creek Rd                      Email:grantcreek@bestwesternmissoula.com

Missoula, MT  59808                      Rooms: $99 (1-4 adults) if made by Oct. 14.


5Rd Swiss

REGISTRATION: 8-9:15am; Unpaid entries at 9:15 can expect a 1/2pt 1st Rd bye. Mandatory players meeting at 9:45. MCA Grand Prix event.

ENTRY FEE: $25 if received by 10/28, $29 at the door.  Unrated—EF $15 with MCA membership waived, but must join USCF.  MCA/ OSA.  Under 18--$5 less.  Prepaid cancellations made by 10/28 will receive a full refund.  Make checks payable to “UCCC.”

ROUNDS: 10, 1:30, 6:30; 9, 1:30 or ASAP. ½ pt. byes available, Rd. 4 & 5 byes must be made by Sat. night.

TIME CONTROLS: Rd1—G/90/d5; Rds2-5—G /120/d5

PRIZES: 1st $100, 2nd $75, B, C, D/E--$50 Biggest upset (non-provisional) $75

Based on 25 paid entries. Ties will split prizes.


CONTACT: Romie Carpenter, 406-546-1940; romiecarpenter@gmail.com

2120 S. Reserve St. PMB212

Missoula, MT 59801