Elite Chess Open
- Saturday, July 29, 2017
- Naperville, IL
- Open Tournaments , Scholastic Tournaments
Chess tournament with 5 rated sections (U600, U900, U1200, U1600, and Championship), 2 scholastic sections (Elementary and Junior High). All sections are 4R/SS G45 +5 second delay. A Bughouse Challenge will take place during lunch and game analysis will be available throughout the tournament. USCF membership required for rated sections
Prizes: Based on 70 rated entries. Championship Section: $150-100-50, Top U1800 finisher $75; U1200 & U1600 Sections: $100-75-50. Trophies will be awarded to the top 5 finishers in the U600, U900, and scholastic sections. Bughouse Challenge winners will receive unique trophies. All players will receive a participation ribbon.
Where: Northern Illinois University - Naperville Campus: 1120 E. Diehl Road, Naperville, IL 60563
Rounds: Check in is from 8:30 - 9:15 am. Round 1 at 9:30am, rest ASAP. Tournament will end at approximately 5:00pm.
Registration: Fee is $30 for the unrated scholastic sections and $35 for all rated sections if registered by 7/27 (payment can be made at the door). Fee is increased by $5 if registration takes place after 7/27. Make checks payable to “Elite Chess”. USCF 2000+ rated players play for free. Bughouse Challenge is free for all participants. For more information and to register, go to: http://www.kingregistration.com/tournaments/event/eliteopen