5th Annual DuPage County Chess Championship
- Saturday, December 30, 2017
- Lisle, IL
- Open Tournaments
Chess tournament with 6 rated sections (U600, U900, U1200, U1400, U1600, and Championship) and 2 unrated scholastic sections (Elementary and Junior High). All sections are 4R/SS G45 +5 second delay. A Bughouse Challenge will take place during lunch. USCF membership required for rated sections.
Prizes: Based on 75 rated entries. Trophies will be awarded to top 5 finishers in the unrated scholastic sections and the U600 section. All other rated sections: $110-75-40; Championship Section: $150-100-50, Top U1800 finisher $100. Championship Section winner will have name engraved on DuPage County Chess Championship Cup. Bughouse Challenge winners will receive a unique trophy. All players will receive a participation ribbon.
Location: Benedictine University - Krasa Center - 5700 College Rd, Lisle, IL 60532.
Rounds: Check in: 9:00 - 9:45 am. Round 1 at 10:00am, rest ASAP.
Rated sections will end at approximately 5:30pm; unrated scholastic sections often end much earlier than that.
Registration: Register online at: http://elitechess.net/DCCC Fee is $30 for unrated scholastic sections and $35 for rated sections, if registered online by 12/26. Fee is increased by $5 after 12/26 and $10 if it takes place at the door. 2000+ rated players play for free. Bughouse Challenge is free for all participants.
- Benedictine University