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3rd Annual Shamrock Showdown (Rated & Unrated Sections) Guaranteed Prize FundMarch 21, 2020Colorado Springs
2020 Colorado Closed Championships April 3 - 5, 2020Denver
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Colorado Class Championships 2020May 16 - 17, 2020Manitou Springs
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Denver City Speed Chess Championship

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6 Round Double Swiss Tournament
DateNovember 16, 2019
Time ControlG/3 +2
SiteRegal Bakery and Cafe
1141 Syracuse St, Denver, CO 80220

"OPEN to ALL" - no memberships needed for this UNRATED event.  USCF ratings will be used for pairings for those who have them.  Blitz first or regular if no blitz rating.

USCF blitz rules used.  (Touch move.  Completed illegal move loses on claim.  Capture king.  Pawn left on promotion rank is NOT an illegal move.  Opponent may restart the opponent's clock to force him to complete the promotion on his time.  Inverted rook may be used as queen or promoting player may pause the clock to get help from TD finding a queen for promotion.)

Bring set and clock if you have them please.

Entry Fee$5 cash
Prizes100% or more of entries returned in prizes.
1st Guaranteed $30 or 36% of entries if greater,
2nd 24%, 3rd 18%, 4th 12%
Senior 50+ 5%
Youth 12 years and under 5%

NEW!! Winner's name will be the first on a PERPETUAL PLAQUE of Denver City Speed Chess Champions for this new annual blitz competition. Plaque provided by organizer will be displayed at the Regal venue as long as they host this recurring event.
Registration12:55 - 1:10
Round Times1:30 and immediately following.
Phone(719) 510-0169
Bye Policy

0 point byes only if requested before pairings and before round 4 for rounds 5 and 6.

Double Swiss means play each pairing as white and black.

Tied 1st will split money with an Armageddon playoff to determine Champion.  Clock bid for black with draw odds.

If you have never had a USCF ID, make a simple one up to register online.  Ex: 123456789 987654321 1000000543