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Buffalo Grove Chess Tournament

Event

When:
Saturday, June 3, 2017
Where:
Buffalo Grove, IL
Category:
Open Tournaments

Description

3SS G/60; +30 second increment. USCF Regular Rated. 

Kumon Math and Reading Center of Buffalo Grove - South, 727 East Dundee Road, Arlington Heights, IL 60004
(GPS may lead you one block away from the actual location, so please be aware)

Two Sections: OPEN and U1700 (Under 1700 and unrated).  1600 - 1699 may play up to OPEN; published USCF Regular Rating determines eligibility.  Unrated players will be placed at TD discretion; sections may be combined at TD discretion.

Entry Fee: $10 by pre-registering and paying at site.  $20 to those who did not pre-register on site.  Please pre-register by emailing your name, USCF ID and contact information to This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it..

Schedule: Check-in and registration 9:00 – 9:30 am, first round 9:45 am, lunch, second round 1:20 pm, third round: 4:45 pm.  Player must check in by 9:30; players who arrive late will receive a half-point bye for the first round and/or be paired with another late arrival or TD.  You may take one half-point bye in any round.

On-Site Entries: On-site entry fee is $20, Cash only.

Master and Expert Entries:  First five Masters and Experts play for free. If your USCF regular rating is 2000 or higher, email your name and USCF ID to This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. the day before the tournament to pre-register.

Food:  Pizza, fast food, Oberweis, five minutes away (In front of Buffalo Grove High School)

Your Prize:  Top scorer gets to pick the title of this tournament (if tied, blitz), and three games of quality regular rated chess in a congenial atmosphere! (Borrowed from Evanston Chess Club). 

Other information: Bring sets, limited number provided.  Bring digital clocks.  There is no wi-fi here.

For more information: contact Hiro Higuchi at This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. or via text/call at (847) 602-7726


Venue

Location:
Kumon Math and Reading Center
City:
Buffalo Grove
State:
IL
Country:
United States