US Chess Senior Online Winter Championship ($1200 GUARANTEED prizes)

Tournament Name

US Chess Senior Online Winter Championship ($1200 GUARANTEED prizes)

Total Prizes

$1200

Description

We invite you to join us in this special US Chess Online Winter Championship for seniors (age 50+) to be held on Friday and Saturday (February 5th & 6th). This tournament has a total of five rounds, Swiss System, each game 30min + 10 second increment. There is an optional 1/2 point bye for any round.

Tournament Schedule
Round 1: Friday, February 5th at 7:00 pm
Round 2: Saturday, February 6th at 10:00 am
Round 3: Saturday, February 6th at 11:30 am
Round 4: Saturday, February 6th at 1:30 pm
Round 5: Saturday, February 6th at 3:00 pm.
*All times are in Central Standard Time.

Early registration for this tournament is only $35.

Total GUARANTEED prizes for the tournament are $1200.
The prizes are: 1st $400, 2nd $250, 3rd $150
Class prizes: U2200 $100, U2000 $100, U1800 $100, U1400 $100


To ensure fair play, all participants are required to join a Zoom meeting for the duration of the tournament. Pairings will be provided in the Zoom meeting. Games will be played on Lichess and players are required to have a Lichess user (which is free). The round pairings will be provided after the completion of each round and after all players report their results. More details will be provided after registration.

Date

Friday, February 5, 2021 7:00 PM - Saturday, February 6, 2021 4:30 PM (Central Time)

Location

Online

Category

National, Target: Senior

Senior (Age 50+) Section

Description: Senior (Age 50+) USCF Rated Online tournament to be held on February 5th & 6th. Registration fee is $35 until 2/1, after that $40 until 2/4, then $45. Sign up now and save!
USCF Rated
Fee: $45.00
Rounds: 5
Schedule: Round times: Friday: 7:00 pm, Saturday: 10:00 am, 11:30 am, 1:30 pm, 3:00 pm. All times are in Central Standard Time.
Time Control: Game/30min + 10 second increment

Registration Close Date

Saturday, February 6, 2021 9:00 AM (Central Time)

Contact Info

Contact Name: Adriel A., Contact Email: support@chessforallonline.com

Tournament Notes

Online Policy: We strictly forbid cheating. We will use Lichess algorithms and also manually analyze selected games to check for possible cheating. There is a 25% cancellation fee for refunds up to two days before the tournament. After that, no refunds are allowed.
Options to get your prizes: 1.Direct transfer to PayPal account. 2.Amazon e-gift card and other options. Referrals to this tournament are welcome and highly appreciated.