Colorado State Chess Association

Name Date City View
10th Annual Colorado Correspondence ChampionshipJanuary 1 - December 31, 2018
DCC March, 2018March 6 - 27, 2018Denver
CSCC March Swiss 90March 6 - 27, 2018Colorado Springs
Club Chess!! Classical WednesdaysMarch 7 - 28, 2018Colorado Springs
2018 Colorado Senior ChampionshipMarch 24 - 25, 2018Colorado Springs
Boulder Open 2018March 30 - April 1, 2018Boulder
Summit School of Chess Tournament SeriesMarch 31, 2018Arvada
April Quick SixApril 3 - 10, 2018Colorado Springs
Denver Scholastic Chess Series #8April 7, 2018Denver
Denver Open 2018April 14 - 15, 2018Denver
Cabin Fever RelieverApril 17 - 24, 2018Colorado Springs
RMC - Lee's April ActionApril 21, 2018Colorado Springs
2018 Colorado Closed ChampionshipApril 27 - 29, 2018Denver
Summit School of Chess Tournament SeriesApril 28, 2018Arvada
2018 Colorado Round Robin April 28 - 29, 2018Denver
CSCC May Swiss 90May 1 - 22, 2018Colorado Springs
Denver Scholastic Chess Series #9May 5, 2018Denver
Shirley's Last RefugeMay 12 - 13, 2018Colorado Springs
2018 Colorado Class ChampionshipsMay 19 - 20, 2018Loveland
2018 Colorado Day of ChampionsMay 26, 2018Colorado Springs
May One Night QuickMay 29, 2018Colorado Springs
Chess Academy of Denver - June TournamentJune 2, 2018Denver
CSCC June Swiss 90June 5 - 26, 2018Colorado Springs
July Quick SixJuly 3 - 10, 2018Colorado Springs
Chess Academy of Denver - July Tournament July 7, 2018Denver
July Mating GameJuly 17 - 24, 2018Colorado Springs
July One Night QuickJuly 31, 2018Colorado Springs
Chess Academy of Denver - August Tournament August 4, 2018Denver
CSCC August Swiss 90August 7 - 28, 2018Colorado Springs
Pikes Peak OpenAugust 11 - 12, 2018Manitou Springs
2018 Colorado OpenSeptember 1 - 2, 2018Denver
CSCC September Swiss 90September 4 - 25, 2018Colorado Springs
54th Annual Colorado Springs City Chess ChampionshipOctober 2 - 30, 2018Colorado Springs
CSCC November Swiss 90November 6 - 27, 2018Colorado Springs
CSCC December Swiss 90December 4 - 18, 2018Colorado Springs

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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