Monday, May 28, 2018

June 30-July 1 7th Annual Twin Ports Open

(Overlooks Lake Superior) $5,800 in prizes projected + IM John Bartholomew, GM Bryan Smith, & GM Andrew Tang are playing! Barkers Island Resort & Conference Center, 300 Marina Dr., Superior, WI 54880. Open: EF $85 by 15 April, $95 by 20 May, $110 after May 20. Prizes (based on 45): $1,400, $700, $350; U2400 $250; U2200 $250; U2000 $250. U1800: EF $75 by 15 April, $85 by 20 May, $100 after May 20. Prizes (based on 45): $1,000, $500, $250; U1600 $200; U1400 $200. U1200: EF is $50 by 15 April, $55 by 20 May, $65 after May 20. Prizes (based on 20) 1st $250, 2nd $120, 3rd $80 + Trophies for the top 1st-3rd Elementary students, 1st-3rd Junior high school students, and the top 1st-3rd High school students. All Sections: 5SS, Rd. 1 G/60 + 30 sec increment; Rds. 2-5 G/90 + 30 sec increment. Reg.: Sat 9-10am. Rds.: Sat 10:30-2-7; Sun 10-3. USCF memb. required. Advanced Reg: Online at www.onlineregistration.cc or mail checks payable to Twin Ports Open: Dane Mattson, 2629 E. 4th St., Superior, WI 54880. Hotel: 715-392-7152, chess rate $135. Rooms held until May 29. After May 29, first come first serve. For more info: Dane Mattson, mattsondane@gmail.com, 218-591- 3339. US Chess Junior Grand Prix! US Chess Grand Prix Points: 20

Sunday, May 27, 2018

July 7-8 42nd Annual Green Bay Open

Radisson Hotel, 2040 Airport Dr., Green Bay, WI 54313. 5SS, 40/95, 30/1, SD/30 d5. EF: $48, Juniors under 19 $43, if rec’d by 7/3, all entries after 7/3 including phone, email & in person are $12 more! $$ (Top 2 Gtd. 6 per class) $2010 Cash + 6 trophies! 1st $400 + trophy; 2nd $235, X $160; 1900’s & 1800’s $145 each; 1700’s & 1600’s $140 each; 1500’s & 1400’s $135 each; 1300’s & 1200’s $130 each; Under 1200/Unrated $115. Trophies to top Juniors ages 17-18, 15-16, 13-14, 11-12, 10 & under. Reg.: 8:45-9:25am. Rds.: 10-2:30-7:30; 10-3:30. HR: $99/$99/$109/$119 call 920-494-7300 mention chess tournament. Room block held to 6/15. Other Info: 1/2 bye avail. Rds. 1, 2 or 3 if req’d w/entry. WI Tour Event. W. Entries & Inquiries to: Luke Ludwig, 2191 Allouez Ave., Green Bay, WI 54311. 920-465-9859, email: lukealudwig@aol.com. A Heritage Event! US Chess Junior Grand Prix! US Chess Grand Prix Points: 10