Colorado State Chess Association

Name Date City View
DCC Year End TournamentNovember 6 - December 18, 2018Denver
CSCC December Swiss 90December 4 - 18, 2018Colorado Springs
Strong Swiss DecemberDecember 5 - 26, 2018Colorado Springs
Club Chess!! Classical WednesdaysDecember 5 - 26, 2018Colorado Springs
Club Chess!! Fall Frenzy BlitzDecember 20, 2018Colorado Springs
Club Chess!! Friday Night QuickDecember 21, 2018Colorado Springs
Holiday Gift of Chess ActionDecember 22, 2018Colorado Springs
Holiday Gift of Chess Bug-HouseDecember 22, 2018Colorado Springs
Holiday Gift of Chess BlitzDecember 22, 2018Colorado Springs
Bughouse Birthday BashDecember 22, 2018Colorado Springs
Holiday Gift of Chess Crazy 8's G\75December 23, 2018Colorado Springs
Club Chess!! Fall Frenzy BlitzDecember 27, 2018Colorado Springs
Club Chess!! Friday Night QuickDecember 28, 2018Colorado Springs
2nd Annual Candy Cane ClassicDecember 29, 2018Colorado Springs
Chessnuts Boasting in an Open FoyerDecember 29, 2018Denver Area
DCC January, 2019January 8 - 29, 2019Denver
SSC #5 Open "Broncos" DivisionJanuary 19, 2019Golden
DCC Tribute to Martin Luther King Jr.January 19 - 20, 2019Centennial
February ActionFebruary 2, 2019Colorado Springs
SSC #6 Open "Broncos" DivisionFebruary 9, 2019Golden
2nd Annual Chess & Chocolates Valentine's Day OpenFebruary 16, 2019Colorado Springs
Colorado Springs OpenMarch 9 - 10, 2019Manitou Springs, CO
March ActionMarch 16, 2019Colorado Springs
2nd Annual Shamrock ShowdownMarch 16, 2019Colorado Springs
SSC #7 Open "Broncos" DivisionMarch 23, 2019Golden
SSC #8 Open "Broncos" DivisionApril 27, 2019Golden

Boulder Open 2018

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5 Round Swiss Tournament
DateMarch 30 - April 1, 2018
Time ControlG/90, inc/30
SiteBoulder Inn/Best Western Inn Plus, 770 28th Street, Boulder 80303.
Discounted rates available for Friday and Saturday nights including buffet breakfast. $109 King, $119 Two Queens. Use link below or call 800-233-8469 and mention code "Boulder Open Chess" at least 30 days prior to arrival to guarantee rate.
DirectionsClick here to reserve guest rooms at Boulder Inn

Premiere: Open to all US Chess members rated 1800+ and unrated.
Amatuer: Open to all US Chess members rated 1800 or less and unrated. No place prize limits on unrated players.

Organizer reserves right to combine sections if low turnout.

March Supplement will be used for placement. Players with a higher live rating on March 30 of 1800 and up may request to use the live rating for placement, pairing, and prizes in this event.

Entry FeeEarly Bird $45 if received by March 21. Checks must be received by this date. No exceptions please.
March 22 - March 29 online or cash in person $50.
At the door before 6:35 p.m. Friday or late entry by 10 a.m. Saturday $55 exact cash preferred.
Up to $2.50 card fee on all online transactions and at the door. $5 refund fee may be imposed on early birds withdrawing. Refunds must be requested by 6 p.m. Friday. Emails sent that afternoon may not be received timely. Text or call.
PrizesPremiere 1st $300 based on 50 total. Other cash prizes based on entries.
RegistrationFriday 6-6:35 p.m. plus Late Entrants accepted Saturday 9:45-10
Round TimesStart Friday 7 p.m.; Rounds 2&3 Saturday 10:30 & 4:00; Rounds 4&5 Sunday 10 & 3:30
EntriesShirley Herman
Address1450 Old North Gate Road, Colorado Springs, CO 80921
Phone(719) 510-0169 cell, text
Bye Policy

Notice this is Easter weekend. Liberal bye policy. Two half-point requested byes available for any rounds. Sunday byes must be declared on entry in writing and are irrevocable. 

US Chess membership required Click here to renew old membership or join. No additional State or local memberships required or discounted for the Boulder Open 2018. 

Bring set and clock if possible. A couple will be on hand for new players.

Free online payment option. Use friends and family not goods and services. Add $2 to payment if you use the latter and email player name, USCF ID number, and section if needed. Notice 1800 rating has a choice.

Or Click here for automatic online registration with payment through CaissaChess including small card fee.
Click here to check pre-registrations and follow pairings, results, and standings using CaissaLive

Sponsored by North Gate Chess, US Chess Affiliate Organizer.
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