Wednesday, February 12, 2020

How to Train Your Dragon Swiss: Feb. 13, 20, 27, & March 5

4-Round Swiss in Two Sections (Open and U1600).  Game/100;d5. 
USCF Rated. EF: $5.00. 
(One ½ Point Bye Available for any round (except round four) if requested at least 2-days prior to round). 

TD is Grochowski; ATD is Wainscott. 

NOTE!  February 13 we’ll meet at 600 W. Virginia St. in Milwaukee
            February 20, 27, and March 5 we are back at the Hales Corners Village Hall

Tuesday, February 11, 2020

Feb. 29 Waukesha Memorial (39th Annual)

A Wisconsin Tour Event! 4SS. G/60 d5. USCF rated (Dual rated). To obtain USCF membership, see uschess.org. Country Inn & Suites, 1250 S. Moorland RD., Brookfield, WI (1-262-782-1400) Exit 301(AB) from I-94. $$Non-monetary; traveling trophy to First, books for class winners. Open to all. EF: $15 by 2/28 ($20 at site). Reg.: 8:00-9:15; 1/2 point bye if registered after 9:15; groups of 4 or more must pre-register; pre-registrants check in by 9:30 to assure pairing. Rds.: 10:00; 1:00; 3:30; 6:00. No state memb. req’d. OSA. Mail entries to Waukesha CC, 1911 Stardust DR., Waukesha, WI 53186. Phone Info: Jim Nickell (262) 544-6266. Online info: jnickell@wi.rr.com   A Heritage Event!

Monday, February 10, 2020

3rd Medical College of Wisconsin Open Swiss

March 14, 2020
Medical College of Wisconsin "Alumni Center"
8701 W Watertown Plank Rd
Wauwatosa, WI 53226

Time Control: G/60 d5
Round Times: 10:00am - 1:00pm - 3:30pm - 6:00pm
Entry Fee: $15 if registered ahead of time, $20 on site. On site registration will be held between 8:30am-9:30am
For more information, or to register, please go here: https://www.kingregistration.com/event/3MCWSS



Hales Corners Challenge XXXI (April 4, 2020)

US Chess Junior Grand Prix!

US Chess Grand Prix Points: 10

4SS, G/60 d6. 2 Sections: Open & Reserve (under 1601). Crowne Plaza Milwaukee Airport, 6401 S. 13th St., Milwaukee, WI 53221, 414-764-5300. EF: $50 Open, $40 Reserve, both $10 more after April 2. Comp EF for USCF 2200+. 


$$GTD: Open: 1st-$325, 2nd-175. A-$100, B & below-$75; Reserve: 1st-$100, 2nd-$75, D-$60, E & below-$50. Goddesschess prizes for females. Reg.: 8:30-9:30. Rds.: 10-1-3:30-6.  

Questions to: Chris Wainscott (414-839-5232, after 5:30 pm), or e-mail: chris.wainscott13@outlook.com. 

Entries to: Robin J. Grochowski, 3835 E. Morris Ave., Cudahy, WI 53110, e-mail: rgrochowski@wi.rr.com, (414-861-2745). 

Accelerated pairings may be used. WI Tour Event.

Friday, January 31, 2020

2020 Wisconsin State Quick Chess Championship

2020 WISCONSIN
STATE CHAMPIONSHIPS
(two events in one day with $1,200 in prizes)
Saturday, February 15th
PLAYING SITE: Howard Johnson Plaza Hotel Madison (3841 East Washington Ave, Madison WI 53704; 608-819-6298)
QUICK CHESS: four rounds with time control of G/25 plus 3 second increment per move. This event is Quick Rated, but regular ratings will be used for pairings and prizes. Accelerated pairings may be used. Late registration: 9:00-9:30am. Rounds: 10:00am, 11:15am, 12:45pm, 2:00pm
PRIZES: $600 (b/30) $200-$100 and $300 in class prizes with 5-8 players per class
ENTRY: $30 by February 8th, $35 by February 13th, $40 afterwards.
Checks (please do not send after February 8th): Wisconsin Chess Academy, 1280 Greenway Terrace #1, Brookfield WI 53005
QUESTIONS: abetaneli@hotmail.com is best, 608-334-2574 (texting works better than calling)
To register or view entries please visit https://www.kingregistration.com/event/2020Quick

2020 Wisconsin State Blitz Chess Championship

2020 WISCONSIN
STATE CHAMPIONSHIPS
(two events in one day with $1,200 in prizes)

Saturday, February 15th
PLAYING SITE: Howard Johnson Plaza Hotel Madison (3841 East Washington Ave, Madison WI 53704; 608-819-6298)
BLITZ: ten games (5 double rounds) with time control of G/3 plus 2 second increment per move. This event is Blitz Rated, but regular ratings will be used for pairings and prizes. Late registration: 3:00-3:15pm. Rounds: 3:30pm and then ASAP
PRIZES: $600 (b/30) $200-$100 and $300 in class prizes with 5-8 players per class
ENTRY: $30 by February 8th, $35 by February 13th, $40 afterwards.
Checks (please do not send after February 8th): Wisconsin Chess Academy, 1280 Greenway Terrace #1, Brookfield WI 53005
QUESTIONS: abetaneli@hotmail.com is best, 608-334-2574 (texting works better than calling)

To register or view entries please visit https://www.kingregistration.com/event/2020Blitz

2020 Wisconsin State Quick Chess Scholastic Championship


2020 WISCONSIN QUICK CHESS
SCHOLASTIC CHAMPIONSHIP
Saturday, February 15th

ELIGIBILITY: K-12 students are eligible. This is a very beginner-friendly event, so new players are encouraged to participate. Experienced tournament players may want to choose the Open section (see separate flyer).
PLAYING SITE: Howard Johnson Plaza Hotel Madison (3841 East Washington Ave, Madison WI 53704; 608-819-6298)
PRIZES: 20 individual trophies based on age and 5 team trophies. Every participant receives chocolate.
SCHEDULE: everyone plays four games, there is no elimination (you can skip some games if needed). Late registration is 9:00-9:30am. Round times: 10:00am, 11:15am, 12:45pm, 2:00pm. Award ceremony/chocolate party begins shortly after the last round.
ENTRY: $25 by February 8th, $30 by February 13th, $40 afterwards. Please include player’s name, grade, name of the school.
Checks (please do not mail after February 29th): Wisconsin Chess Academy, 1280 Greenway Terrace #1, Brookfield WI 53005
QUESTIONS: abetaneli@hotmail.com is best, 608-334-2574 (texting works better than calling)

To register or view entries please visit https://www.kingregistration.com/event/2020QuickScholastic