OleChess Summer Chess Tournament
- Saturday, July 15, 2017
- Northfield, MN, MN
- Open Tournaments
US Chess Junior Grand Prix!
St. Olaf College, Buntrock Commons, 1520 St. Olaf Ave., Northfield, MN.
Open Section: EF: online $40 by 7/14 5 pm, $50 after; cash or CC on site. 1 half-point bye any rd. except 4. Prizes: $1050 prizes b/30 entries, minimum 2/class: $250-$175-$125-$100. Class X, A, B, C/Below/Unrated: $100.
Reserve Section (U1400): online $25 by 7/14 5pm, $40 after; cash or CC on site. 1 half-point bye any rd. except 4. Prizes: $500 b/30 entries, min 2/class: $150-$125-$75-$50. Class E, F/UNR: $50. Also (overlapping prizes): plaques to top 5, medals to next 10.
Both Sections: Sched: Reg. 9-9:45; Rds. 10, 12:45, 3:00, 5:45; Rd. 3 & 4 earlier if results allow.
The OleChess Summer Tournament is part of nine days of chess events being held at St. Olaf College this summer:
- OleChess Summer Tournament, July 15
- OleChess Summer Camp, July 16-21
- The US Junior Open, July 21-23, a national championship for players under age 21.
- The US Senior Open, July 21-23, a national championship for players age 50 and over.
Make it your best week of chess ever!
- St. Olaf College
- Northfield, MN