Chess Wars XXIII Featuring Monster and Godzilla Trophies
- Saturday, July 8, 2017
- Glenwood, IL
- Open Tournaments
Featuring Monster and Godzilla Trophies as Top Prizes!
Tournament will be held at “the Glenwood Chess Center @1 South Rebecca Street, Glenwood Il. 60425. (Wheelchair accessible)
Open to USCF Players in 3 sections: U1250, U1650 & Open (Limited to a Maximum Capacity of 50 players) USCF Membership is required. Memberships are available at site for an additional $5.00 processing fee or at www.USChess.org.
Players under 12 must be accompanied by a parent or guardian. TD reserves the right to modify sections and format, if less than 20 paid entries. TDS also reserves the right to modify pairings in the event of a website program or crash beyond our control.
EF: 25.00 All players: $35.00 on Tournament Day.
Time Limits: 4SS, G 40/ d5.
RDS: 1st at 9:00 am, then TBA (Pairings will be as soon as possible after a round ends)
Lunch Break: 12:30 to 1:30 or TBA.
Please bring chess clocks.
Prizes: U 1250: Trophies 1st- 3rd places, ribbons 4th/5th place, U1650: Trophies 1st- 3rd places, ribbons 4th/5th place Open: Trophies 1st- 3rd places, ribbons 4th/5th place
Special “Bounty Hunter Prizes”: 1. Prize, 2. Award, 3. $5.00.
A 3ft. “Tall Monster Trophy” will be awarded to the top scorer 14 years old or younger! ( Based on 10 or more entries, in this category.)
Grand Championship Tournament: (Based on 30 or more entries) There will be 1st and 2nd Runner Up Awards and a Godzilla sized “6 Ft. Tall Trophy” to the Grand Champion”! This will truly be an award to be cherished!
Tie Breaks: Standard Tie Break System for Non- Monetary Prizes.
Tournament Day Registration and Payments: 8-8:45am. Payments can be made by Cash or Check.
Concessions: Snacks and Refreshments will be available on site. Bottled Water is complimentary.
Tournament results are scheduled to be published in the Daily Southtown, Post Tribune and Tinley Park News Websites and or Newspapers.
Questions: Dr. Orlan Smith, PhD, 708-333-4298 (Glenwood Chess Club Secretary)
Scheduled Chief TD: Len Weber
- The Blakey Center