Colorado State Chess Association

Name Date City View
CSCC June Swiss 90June 4 - 25, 2019Colorado Springs
Club Chess!! Classical WednesdaysJune 5 - 26, 2019Colorado Springs
Strong Swiss JuneJune 5 - 26, 2019Colorado Springs
Club Chess!! Summer Sizzle BlitzJune 27, 2019Colorado Springs
Club Chess!! Friday Night QuickJune 28, 2019Colorado Springs
July Quick SixJuly 2 - 9, 2019Colorado Springs
2nd Annual Patriots OpenJuly 6, 2019Colorado Springs
July Mating GameJuly 16 - 23, 2019Colorado Springs
Boulder OpenJuly 20 - 21, 2019Boulder
Colorado Quick Championship 2019July 27, 2019Colorado Springs
Colorado Bughouse Championship 2019July 27, 2019Colorado Springs
CSCC August Swiss 90August 6 - 27, 2019Colorado Springs
Pikes Peak OpenAugust 17 - 18, 2019Manitou Springs
2019 Colorado OpenAugust 31 - September 1, 2019Denver
CSCC September Swiss 90September 3 - 24, 2019Colorado Springs
55th Annual Colorado Springs City Chess ChampionshipOctober 1 - 29, 2019Colorado Springs
Fall ClasicOctober 12 - 13, 2019Denver
CSCC November Swiss 90November 5 - 26, 2019Colorado Springs
CSCC December Swiss 90December 3 - 17, 2019Colorado Springs
Winter Springs OpenDecember 7 - 8, 2019Manitou Springs

Denver Open 2019

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5 Round Swiss Tournament
DateApril 26 - 28, 2019
Time ControlChampionship Section: 40/90; G/30 with a 30 second increment from move 1. All Other Sections: Saturday: Rounds 1-3: G/90; +10 second delay. Sunday: Rounds 4-5, G/90; +30 second increment. .
SiteEmbassy Suites, Denver Tech center; 10250 East Costilla Avenue; Centennial; CO 80112. Phone: 303-792-0433. Chess rate details: Single rate $109; Double $119 per night. Rates include free breakfast. Reservations to be made by April 6:

Championship. This section will be FIDE ratedand is restricted to players USCF 1800 or above. 

Entry FeeChampionship : IM/GM or WIM/WGM, Free. 2200 and above, $75. 2000 - 2199, $100. 1800 - 1999, $115. All other sections: $55. DCC members and Juniors (<14 years): $10 less in any section. All players: $10 more at the door.
PrizesChampionship section: Prize fund is guaranteed: 1st, $1000. 2nd, $750. 3rd, $500. U2400, $250. Other sections: Prizes will be based on entries.
RegistrationPreregister online until April 25th at 10:00pm for both the simul and tournament, or for either. Mail checks payable to the Denver Chess Club to Meint Olthof at 3769 S. Glencoe Street; Denver; CO 80237. Mailed checks must be received by April 24th. Simul registration at the door Friday, April 26th, 5:00 - 6:00pm. Register for the tournament at the door Saturday, April 27th, 8:00 - 9:00am. Online registration is preferred.
Round TimesChampionship Section: Friday, 6:00pm. Saturday: 9:30am, 4:30pm. Sunday: 9:30am, 4:30pm. All Other Sections: Saturday: 9:30am, 2:30pm, 6:30pm. Sunday: 9:30am, 4:30pm.
EntriesDean Clow
Address1776 N Broadway, #2104, Denver, CO. 80202
Phone(312) 914-3041
Bye Policy

Only one half point bye will apply to a players score with regards to winning prize money. Any bye in Round 4 or 5 will be scored as zero, but will not be considered a withdrawal.

Pre-registration available and encouraged

IM Danny Rensch and WGM Tatev  Abrahamyan have agreed to play in this tournament. And quoting GM Alex Fishbein, "Awesome. I am happy to confirm my participation."

Other non-local IM/GM or WIM/WGM players: The DCC, along with the CSCA, is offering the next 5 titled players who register; 3 nights at the hotel venue, a $200 stipend, and a free entry. Alternatively you may choose to receive a lump sum of $500 and the free entry. The players must contact Brian Wall  to take advantage of this generous offer. Email: Phone: 720-646-9259. After these 5 slots are filled, titled players only receive a free entry.

USCF membership required.
CSCA membership required for Colorado residents. 
DCC membership is not required but is encouraged. DCC Membership prices are: 3 month, $17. 6 month, $28. 12 month, $45. 
DCC Tour Event.  Guaranteed minimum year end Tour prize fund of $1,500.  Tour points: win 50; draw 25; entry 10.