Tuesday, August 14, 2018

2018 Joe Crothers Memorial Southwest Chess Club Championship: July 19, 26, August 9*, 16, 23, & 30


6-Round Swiss in One Section.  Game/100;d5.  USCF Rated.   EF:  $7.00 (must be a member to participate).  SWCC Membership $10 (can join prior to first round).  (Two ½ point byes available in rounds 1 through 5 if requested at least 2-days in advance; no byes available for round 6.)  TD is Grochowski; ATD is Wainscott.
  (* NOTE !!   No chess on August 2nd (due to U.S. Open in Madison).  The Club Championship takes a 1-week break on August 2nd).    

ALSO NOTE!   **August 9th, we will meet at the St. James Church, 7219 S. 27th Street, Franklin, WI.

Monday, August 13, 2018

Sept. 1-3 M. Rohland Memorial/WI Closed Championship

A Wisconsin Tour event. Radisson Hotel and Conference Center, 2040 Airport Dr., Green Bay, WI 54313. Open to state residents, past champions and students in WI schools. In 3 Sections, Premier: 6SS, 40/120, SD/60 d5, EF: $50 by 8/29, $55 at site. $$b/25: $350-250-150. 'A' $100, U1800 $100. Traveling and permanent trophy to winner. Rds.: 12-7;11-6;10-3:30. Reserve: 6SS, 40/120, SD/60 d5, Open to Under 1800. EF: $40 by 8/29, $45 at site. $$b/25: $150-100. Trophy to 1st, 2nd, 1st 'C', 1st 'D',1st U1200. Traveling trophy to 1st. Rds.: 12-7;11-6;10-3:30. Novice: 5SS, G/120 d5, Open to Under 1200. EF: $20 by 8/29, $25 at site. $$b/10: $50. Trophies to top 2 and 1st Under 1000 and 1st Unrated. Rds.: 9/1: 12-5, 9/2: 10-2:30-7. ALL: Checks payable to WCA. $50 Kittsley Upset Prize (1 overall). Reg.: 9/1 10:30-11:30am. ENT: Guy Hoffman, 1305 D Tompkins Dr., Madison, WI 53716, 920-279-0701. INFO: schachfuhrer@hotmail.com. www.wischess.org. Online registration available at onlineregistration.cc. US Chess Junior Grand Prix! A State Championship Event!