Illinois Chess Vets Sunday Tournaments


Sunday, April 30, 2017
Worth, IL
Open Tournaments


Illinois Chess Vets Sunday Tournaments
A USCF affiliate # A6041473 Event
USCF crosstables
We offer both USCF Rated and Non-Rated tournaments weekly.  You do not have to be a American Legion member or veteran to enter event.
American Legion Marrs-Meyer Post 991
11001 S Depot St, Worth, Illinois

Free RSVP to ensure entry at

Entry Fee:

  • USCF rated - $5 (Vet/Dep $4). Dep = Veteran’s spouse and/or children/grandchildren under 18.
  • Nonrated - Free
  • Chess titled players – Free
  • 2017 donations to ICV – Free. Use your credit card and donate +$50 tax deductable to
  • Registration: 1:00pm - 1:15pm.

Pairings: Swiss. ASAP. 0.5 byes are available for 1st round only. Must be a current USCF member to play in rated sections. Bring Clocks, Sets and USCF membership card, if applicable. Pairings at the discretion of the TD.

Sect Class USCF Rnds TC Logging Reqd?
1 Open Dual 2 G/45 d5 Yes
2 U1800 Dual 2 G/45 d5 Yes
3 U1500 Dual 2 G/45 d5 Yes
4 U1000 Quick 3 G/25 d3 No
5 Open Quick 3 G/25 d3 No
BL Open Blitz * G/5 d3 No
NR Open N/A N/A N/A No

*Free entry w/ Sect 1-4. While rated games in progress.

Prizes: 1st Place per rated paid section - Free $5 (No cash value) entry fee certificate. Standard USCF tie break applied. It is the responsibility of the player to receive prizes won prior to leaving. Certificates are transferable and can be used in conjunction for entry in any ICV event.

Awards: Annual trophies for highest USCF rating at time of  annual awards for every service branch, dependant, and civilian who played in a 2017 ICV Event.

AL Post 991 offerings:
Food/Drink: $4 - Personal pizza and drink. Drinks available at bar area for purchase.
Other:    “Ace of Hearts” 50/50 raffle. $5 for 6 tickets. Drawing at 4pm.


American Legion Marrs-Meyer (Post 991)
United States