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Due to the ongoing Coronovius social disturbances, Spring tournaments sponsored by the OCF have been changed:
Embassy Suites Oklahoma City Downtown Medical Center, 741 North Phillips Avenue, OKC, OK 73104.
US Chess Grand Prix Points: 20 (Enhanced). US Chess Junior Grand Prix.
Open: This section is FIDE rated and uses FIDE rules. The tournament will use USCF ratings for pairings and prize purposes. Foreign players must disclose their FIDE ID number before 1st round in order to play in Open section. $$ $500 - $250 - $125. Class prizes if any, depend on entries. EF: $90, b y 12/14 else $100. Senior/Birthday during tournament/Additional Family Member in Open section/Reentry from Amateur section $55 by 12/14 else $65. Reentry from Open section to Open section is not allowed.
Amateur: Open to players rated Under 1800. EF: $60, by 12/14 else $70. Senior/Birthday during tournament/Additional Family Member in Amateur section/Reentry $35 by 12/14 else $45. Reentry is allowed from other sections if player is qualified to play in Amateur. Prizes are 25% of Amateur entry fees. TD’s d iscretion in allotting the 25% among classes. Tournament reserves the right to use FIDE rules on electronic devices and on starting White’s clock at start of a round. Clocks will be set to ‘halt at end’.
Both Open and Amateur: 5SS, G/90; 30 second increment. Rds. Sat 12/19: 10:00 am, 2:45 pm, 7:16pm, Sun: 9:30 am - 2:15 pm. Default late forfeiture time is one hour. TD may extend this time at TD’s discretion. One 1/2 point bye available if requested before end of rd. 2 and before receiving full point bye, Note that unless TD rules otherwise on a case by case basis, withdrawals and last round byes are not eligible for prizes. Registration should be done online at www.dallaschess.com
K - 12 Under 1200 Scho lastic Joiner on Sat. 12/19 (one day event). 5SS, G/30: d5. Open to players rated under 1200 by USCF or unrated. EF: $30 by 11/19, $40 thereafter; Registration must be done online at www.dallaschess.com Note that entry fee includes US Chess Federation membership for current USCF nonmembers. Entries do not count toward base in Open and Amateur. Rd. 1 at 9:20 am, rest ASAP with small lunch break. Prizes: Trophies to top 12 individuals, five teams and top three unrated. Medals to Players who do not win a trophy.
ALL Sections: HOTEL RATES : $99/99/109/119, 405 - 239 - 3900 reserve by 11/18 and ask for Dallas Chess Club rate. Parking for overnight registered hotel guests $14 per day. Entries/questions: Dall as Chess Club, C/O Barbara Swafford, 2709 Longhorn Trail, Crowley, TX 76036. Info: Barb Swafford, 214 - 632 - 9000, email@example.com , www.dalla schess.com . Add $5 for CC phone entries; pre - reg. requires pre - payment. After 12/16 all registration and charges online only; all charges including withdrawals, $10 after 12/16.
NOTE that the number of players is limited and will be registered on a firs t come first serve basis .
NS. NC. W. FIDE. JGP for Open and Amateur.