Bids Requested for 2015 Illinois Open
- Written by Carl Dolson Carl Dolson
- Created: 01 June 2014 01 June 2014
Interested organizers are invited to submit bids for the 2015 Illinois Open State Chess Championship. The tournament will be held Labor Day weekend, September 5-7, 2015. The winner of the tournament will be the 2015 Illinois State Champion.
The tournament has historically been 6-rounds, slow time limit, with 2 sections (Open and Reserve (U1800)). A $5 discount to ICA members and free entry to GMs, WGMs, IMs, WIMs, FMs, and WFM should be offered. ICA will reimburse the organizer for FIDE-titled players’ entry fees, at the lowest pre-registration entry fee amount, and for the $5 ICA member discount.
ICA Tournament Bid Schedule
- Created: 30 September 2015 30 September 2015
2016 Illinois Senior Open Chess Championship
The Illinois Chess Association is requesting bids from organizers interested in organizing the 2016 Illinois Senior Open Chess Championship, the winner of which will be the 2016 Illinois Senior Champion.
Zacate to receive Broughton Award at Annual Meeting
- Created: 23 November 2013 23 November 2013
photo by Betsy Dynako
The ICA has selected Michael Zacate to receive the prestigious Natalie W. Broughton Lifetime Achievement in Chess Award at the ICA Annual Banquet.
The Annual Meeting will be held November 23, 2013 at the Hilton Lisle/Naperville; 3003 Corporate West Drive; Lisle, Illinois. The annual business meeting will begin at 4:00 PM and is open to all ICA members. The Annual Banquet will follow immediately at 6:00 PM.
Tickets on sale now at http://shop.il-chess.org/.
Notice of Election 2013
- Created: 20 September 2013 20 September 2013
The ICA is calling for nominations of General Members to the Board of Directors. These are the five members who are not executive officers.