Thursday, August 25, 2011

Rohland Memorial/WI Closed Championship

Sept. 3-5 Rohland Memorial/WI Closed Champ
A State Championship Event! Howard Johnson Inn & Conference Center, 2101 North Mountain Rd., Wausau, WI 54401. Open to state residents, past champions and students in WI schools. In 3 Sections, Premier: 6SS, 40/2,SD/1, EF: $39 by 8/31, $45 at site, USCF juniors $5 less. $$b/25: $300-185-135. 'A' $90, U1800 $65. Traveling and permanent trophy to winner. $50 Kittsley Upset Prize (1 overall). Rds.: 12-7; 10-7; 10-3:30. Reserve (U1800): 6SS, 40/2,SD/1, Open to 1799 & under. EF: $25 by 8/31, $31 at site, USCF juniors $5 less. $$b/21: $125-50. Trophy to 1st, 2nd, 3rd, 1st 'C', 1st 'D', 1st U1200, 1st Unr. Traveling trophy to 1st. $50 Kittsley Upset Prize (1 overall). Rds.: 12-7; 10-7; 10-3:30. Scholastic: 5SS, G/90, Open to under 1800 & under age 19. EF: $12 by 8/31, $18 at site. Prizes: Trophies to top 3 and 1st HS, 1st MS and 1st Elementary. Medals to scores of 3 or more. Rds.: 9/3: 12:00-3:30-7:00pm, 9/4: 10:00am-2:00pm. ALL: Checks payable to WCA. Reg.: 9/3 10:30-11:30am. WCA Membership Mtg 9/4 3:30pm. ENT: Dennis Kosterman, 28 Singleton Ct., Madison, WI 53711. Dennis Kosterman 608-770-3133. INFO: dennisk@tds.net. HR: $64 715-842-0711 Mention Chess. NS. NC. W. Chess Magnet School JGP.

Tuesday, August 23, 2011

SWCC Summer Actionade Cooler V

This Thursday, August 25, the Southwest Chess Club presents for you the “Summer Actionade Cooler V” (see below for details). We plan to start promptly at 7:00 p.m.. Registration is 6:20-6:50 p.m. If you are unable to make every round, half point byes are available for round one, if requested in advance. All three rounds will be played this Thursday evening.

If you want to play but anticipate being a few minutes late, please contact me by 5 PM on August 25 so I can include you in the pairings for Round One.

Also this Thursday the Southwest Chess Club concludes its Summer Lecture Series with a presentation by USCF Master Bill Williams on the topic of Rook Theory. The lecture will start at 6:10.

Tom Fogec/414-405-4207 (cell)/tfogec@wi.rr.com


Summer Actionade Cooler V: August 25
3-Round Swiss. All three rounds played this Thursday.
Two Sections:Game in 30 minutes which affects Regular USCF Rating and
Game in 29 minutes which affects only your USCF Quick Rating.
USCF Rated. EF: $5. (½- Point Bye available only for
first round if requested prior to round) TD is Fogec, ATD is Grochowski