This Thursday (Dec. 17) at 7:01 pm sharp we will hold an online event at
Time control is Game in 15 minutes, with 5-second increment after each move. The 3 rounds should go from 7:00 pm until about 9:00 pm (Central time).
arrive 5-10 minutes before 7 pm in order to "join" the tournament. The
tournament starts promptly at 7:01 pm, so you need to click "join" by
6:59 pm. To join, simply click on this link: https://www.chess.com/live#t=1924019 and once there, click "join". The tournament automatically pairs itself; your games will pop up automatically. Each round starts when all games from the prior game are done
If you haven't already joined the SWCC club online, go here: https://www.chess.com/club/southwest-chess-club to join the club.
The event is not US Chess-rated, but is chess.com-rated. There is no entry fee; US Chess membership is not required.
During the event, should any questions/comments arise, you can post them to the SWCC Club's main page, under the "Notes" tab, at: https://www.chess.com/club/southwest-chess-club
We will have another "Vote Chess" Match versus the Waukesha Chess Club next Wednesday, December 23rd ! It will be a single game (on chess.com), Game/75 minutes with 10-second increment. We meet via Zoom to collaborate and decide on our moves. More info next week (via email and blog post).