A Swiss System 5 round tournament
Notes: Please read carefully.
At the registration table, all players must submit proof of having received a complete COVID vaccination at least 2 weeks prior to the date of the tournament (7/20/21) This requirement includes spectators and casual chess players. Mask wearing will be optional. Players and spectators are also required to sign a DCC liability waiver at the registration table.
Date: Every Tuesday in August 2021 (8/3 - 8/10 - 8/17 - 8/24 - 9/31)
Time Control: Game in 70 minutes + 5 second delay (G70;d5)
Site: Hope Fellowship Christian Reformed Church. 2400 S. Ash Denver CO 80222. Please use the rear entrance.
Directions: One block East of S. Colorado Blvd. on Wesley. Please use rear entrance.
Sections: Open - U1900 - U1500
Entry Fees: DCC members: $20 per month or $6 per night. Non-DCC members: $30 per month or $8 per night
Prizes: Based on entries. (the DCC deducts a set amount to cover expenses, and the remainder is the prize fund) 1st, 2nd , 3rd, and an Upset prize are awarded in each section.
Registration: Online, or at the door from 6:00 to 6:50 PM. When registering online, players must still check in at the registration table before the close of registration.
USCF membership is required.
Round Time: ASAP after the close of registration.
Bye Policy: Half-point byes available anytime for the first 4 rounds. A last round bye must be requested before the start of the penultimate round. Only one bye will count towards prize money.
Tournament Director: Richard Shtivelband
Questions: Meint Olthof - 720-390-6984