Thursday, July 12, 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.

Tuesday, July 10, 2018

Hales Corners Challenge XXVIII: October 13, 2018 (Saturday)

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:
Entries to: Robin J. Grochowski, 3835 E. Morris Avenue, Cudahy, WI 53110, (414-861-2745), e-mail:

Monday, July 09, 2018

Ben & Stimpy Action Swiss: July 12

3-Round Swiss in Two Sections (G/25;d5 and G/24;d5).  USCF Rated (G/25;d5 is dual-rated; G/24;d5 is Quick-rated only).  EF: $5.00.  (½ Point Bye available for only first round if requested prior to round).  TD is Grochowski; ATD is Wainscott.