DCC, October 2021 October 5 - 26, 2021

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DCC, October 2021

10/05/2021 - 10/26/2021

A Swiss System 4 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 (9/21/21) 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 October 2021 (10/5 - 10/12 - 10/19 - 10/26)

Time Control: Game in 70 minutes + 5 second delay (G70;d5)

Sections: Premier (1700+ or Unrated) - U1900 - U1500

Premier Section: Those rated 1700+ and those unrated.  Rated players less than 1700 will only be allowed to play in the other sections.

Round Time: 7:00pm.

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.

Entry Fees: DCC members: $25 per month or $7 per round.  Non-DCC members: $35 per month or $9 per round (Note: entry fees increased due to rent increase imposed by the Church)

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.  Potential players appearing after 6:50PM will only be accommodated if it does not disrupt the pairing schedule.  Online registration helps speed up checking and help for an ontime start.

USCF membership is required.Bye Policy: Half-point byes available anytime for the first 3 rounds. A last round Bye must be requested before the start of the penultimate round. Only one Bye will count towards prize money.  You can request a bye for as many weeks as you want, but only one of those Byes will count towards the potential prize money. 

Tournament Director: Brian Ledsworth

Questions: Meint Olthof - 720-390-6984. meintolthof@gmail.com