Tuesday, September 04, 2018

Magilla Gorilla Grueling Swiss: September 6, 13, 20, & 27

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 Chris Wainscott; ATD is Robin Grochowski.

Saturday, September 01, 2018

Hales Corners Challenge XXVIII: October 13, 2018 (Saturday) A WI Tour Event

US Chess Grand Prix Points: 10 

4SS, G/60;d6. 2 Sections: Open & Reserve (under 1600). 
Hilton Garden Inn, 1355 W. 20th Ave., Oshkosh, WI 54902, 920-966-1300.   
EF: $40-Open, $30 Reserve, both $10 more after October 11. 
Comp EF for USCF 2200+.  
On-line registration at:  
$$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: For Females: Open: $50 per win/$25 per draw; Reserve: $20 per win/$10 per draw; Perfect Score Prizes for Females: $100 in Open/$50 in Reserve; 
Don McLean Award for Top Finishing Male in each Section: $100 in Open/$50 in Reserve

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.

Thursday, August 30, 2018

Sept. 15 8th Annual BC Open!

4SS. G/60 d5. USCF rated (Dual rated).; to obtain USCF membership, see www.uschess.org. Country Inn & Suites, 1250 S. Moorland RD., Brookfield, WI. $$Prizes Non-monetary; Books, DVD's. 4 Sections, Open, U1800, U1400, U1000. EF: (All) $20 by 9/13 ($25 at site). $5 more if moving up a section. Reg.: 8:30-9:30; 1/2 point bye if registered after 9:30; Rds.: 10:00; 1:00; 3:30; 6:00. Mail entries to Benjamin Corcoran. 2711 N. University Dr. #64, Waukesha, WI 53188. Q&A's (262)506-4203 and ask for Ben or benzochess@gmail.com Info: benzochess.com.

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!