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Sunday Quad & Swiss 1 (Chicago)

Event

When:
Sunday, January 21, 2018
Where:
Chicago, IL
Category:
Open Tournaments

Description

Sponsored in conjunction with the Burr Ridge Chess Club

Location:

Armenian General Benevolant

7248 North Harlem Ave, Chicago IL 60631

Section:

Quad: 1600 and over.

U1600: Under 1600 and unrated.

1501 – 1599 may play up in the quad section, USCF Regular Rating determines eligibility.

Rounds, Formats and Time Control:

Quad:Quad: Four players with similar ratings will be placed in the same quad; 3-round Round Robin. G/60; +30 second increment (Fischer Bonus).

U1600: 4SS G/40; d5, USCF Dual Rated

 

Entry Fee:

$15 before Friday, $20 after, $25 on-site.

Please register and pay online at:

http://www.kingregistration.com/tournaments/event/2018Quad

Online registration closes the night before the tournament day at 8 PM.

Schedule:

  • Check in and registration 9:00 – 9:30 AM; players must check in by 9:30.
  • First round 9:45 AM, lunch, rest ASAP
  • Quad section expected to be done before 7 PM.
  • U1600 section expected to be done before 5 PM.

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.

Your Prize: 

Players with perfect score, all wins with no draw/losses, in any section gets free entry in future Higuchi Quads. 

Foods:

Wendy’s, Mugs Pizza & Ribs, Nick’s Drive-in, Dollar Tree, Siam Treasure within .1 mile.

Bus:

Pace bus – Touhy Ave & Harlem Ave – .1 mile away!

Metra:

Union Pacific Northwest to Edison Park – 1.4 miles away!

Other information: Bring digital clocks and boards, limited amount supplied.  Limit 50 player capacity. 

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:
Armenian General Benevolent
City:
Chicago
State:
IL
Country:
United States