Wednesday, October 12, 2016

Billy Goat Boo Blustery Swiss: October 13, 20, 27 & November 3*

4-Round Swiss in Two Sections (Open and Under 1600). G/100;
d5. USCF Rated. EF: $5. (One ½-Point Bye Available for any
round (except round four) if requested at least 2-days prior to
round). TD is Wainscott; ATD is Fogec.
*NOTE!On November 3 we will meet at St. James Church (Parish Building), 7219 S. 27th Street (south of Rawson), Franklin, WI).

Friday, October 07, 2016

Hales Corners Challenge XXIV: October 15, 2016



USCF Grand Prix Points: 10.  Chess Magnet School Junior Grand Prix.  
4SS, G/60;d6. 2 Sections:  Open & Reserve (under 1600).

Olympia Resort Hotel, 1350 Royale Mile Rd., Oconomowoc, WI 53066; 1-800-558-9573 (mention Southwest Chess Club for $99 room rate).

EF: $40-Open, $30-Reserve, both $5 more after October 13.  Comp EF for USCF 2200+. $$GTD:

Open: 1st-$325, 2nd-$175, A-$100, B & Below-$75;
Reserve:  1st-$100, 2nd-$75, D-$50, E & Below-$40.

Registration.: 8:30-9:30. Rds: 10-1-3:30-6.

Entries to Robin Grochowski, 3835 E. Morris Ave., Cudahy, WI 53110;

Questions to TD Tom Fogec: 414-405-4207.

Goddesschess prizes for females and males in addition to above prizes:  For Females: Open: $50 per win/$25 per draw; Reserve: $20 per win/$10 per draw; Perfect Score Prizes for Females: $80 in Open/$40 in Reserve; Don McLean Award for Top Finishing Male in each Section: $100 in Open/$50 in Reserve.

NM Nolan Hendrickson will be available all four rounds to review the games of tournament participants.  

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Monday, October 03, 2016

Antelope Arcade Action Swiss: October 6

3-Round Swiss: G/24; d5 (USCF Quick rated) and G/25; d5
(USCF Dual rated). EF: $5. (½- Point Bye available in only first
round if requested prior to round.) TD is Grochowski.
Registration closes at 6:50 sharp!! I cannot be reached after 5:00 pm for any entries!
Pre-entries: 414-861-2745 or

Monday, September 05, 2016

Adventurous Aardvark Autumn Swiss

September 8, 15, 22 & 29; 4-Round Swiss in Two Sections (Open and Under 1600).  G/100; d5.  USCF Rated.  EF: $5.  One ½-Point Bye available for any round (except round four) if requested at least 2-days prior to round.
TD is Tom Fogec, ATD's are Chris Wainscott and Robin Grochowski.

Friday, July 15, 2016

Joe Crothers Memorial Southwest Chess Club Championship: July 21*, August 11*, 18, 25 & September 1

This is a 5-Round Swiss in One Section. Game/100;d5. USCF Rated. EF: $7.00. (One ½ point bye available in rounds 1 through 4, if requested at least 2-days in advance.) TD is Grochowski; ATDs are Fogec/Wainscott.
NOTE: *This tournament will be interrupted for 2 weeks due to the unavailability of our Village Hall and/or St. James Church. On July 28 SWCC will be closed -- no chess! August 4 will be a casual chess night at Barnes & Noble on South 76th Street. Round 1 is July 21, followed by Round 2 on August 11, etc. All tournament rounds are at the Village Hall.