Tuesday, February 06, 2018

Daffy Duck Delightful Swiss: February 8, 15* & 22

3-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 Wainscott ATD is Grochowski.


NOTE!  On February 15th, we are located at the St. James Church (Parish Building), 7219 S. 27bth Street (south of Rawson), Franklin, WI.

Monday, February 05, 2018

WI State Action Chess Championships - March 3rd

2018 Wisconsin Action Chess State Championships

(Open and Scholastic)

March 3rd

***All Winners Are Official State Champions***

PLAYING SITE: Shorewood Hills Elementary School, 1105 Shorewood Blvd, Madison WI 53705

SECTIONS: Open section is open to everyone (must be a US Chess member as this is a rated event). Scholastic section is open to K-12 players, including beginners (not rated).

SCHEDULE: everyone plays four games, there is no elimination. Time control is 30 minutes (with 5 sec delay) per game for each player. Late registration and check-in is at 9:00-9:30am. Rounds are at 10am, 11:30am, 1:15pm, and 2:30pm. Award ceremony is shortly after 3:30pm

PRIZES: Open section offers $600 in cash prizes (based on 30 players). Scholastic section offers 20 individual and 5 team trophies. All winners are recognized as State Champions.

ENTRY: $30 for Open, $25 for Scholastic if received by March 1st ($10 if enter afterwards). Checks payable to and mail to: WI Chess Academy, 1280 Greenway Terrace #1, Brookfield WI 53005. Please include your school name and grade if entering Scholastic Section.

QUESTIONS: abetaneli@hotmail.com, 608-334-2574
 
TD is Chris Wainscott

Sunday, February 04, 2018

Hales Corners Challenge XXVII: April 7, 2018 (Saturday)

US Chess Junior Grand Prix.
US Chess Grand Prix Points: 10

Wisconsin TOUR event

4SS, G/60;d6. 2 Sections: Open & Reserve (under 1600).
Hilton Garden Inn (new hotel!) 1355 W. 20th Ave., Oshkosh, WI 54902; 920-966-1300.
EF: $40-Open, $30 Reserve, both $10 more after April 5. 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.  Goddesschess prizes for females in addition to above prizes. 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 Avenue, Cudahy, WI 53110, (414-861-2745), e-mail: rgrochowski@wi.rr.com.