Colorado State Chess Association

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IHOP Chess Nov 2021, (2) SaturdaysNovember 20 - 27, 2021Colorado Springs
IHOP Quick Chess Nov. 2021November 21, 2021Colorado Springs
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IHOP Quick Chess Dec 2021December 19, 2021Colorado Springs
DCC 2022 MLK Jr. MemorialJanuary 15 - 16, 2022Denver
IHOP Chess Jan 2022, (2) SaturdaysJanuary 22 - 29, 2022Colorado Springs
IHOP Quick Chess Jan 2022January 23, 2022Colorado Springs

DCC Fall Classic 2021

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5 Round Swiss Tournament
DateOctober 16 - 17, 2021
Time ControlG/90;d5 (Delay) Rounds 1,2 and 3; G90/+30 (increment) for Round 4 and 5
SiteEmbassy Suites Denver Tech Center North Hotel - 7525 E Hampden Ave, Denver, CO 80231 - 303-696-6644 - The hotel has made rooms available at a reduced rate: Booking Link:




Entry Fee[ Open: DCC members and juniors under 14 $45. Non-DCC members $55 ] [ U1800 and U1400: DCC members and juniors under 14 $40. Non DCC members $50 ]
PrizesWill be based on the number of entries in each category. Total prize pool is projected to be around $1400 based on 60 entries. Unrated prize is limited to $100 if playing in the U1800 or U1400 category.
RegistrationOnline Only - Limited to 88 players. No at the door registrations will be allowed. Check in (still required even for online registration): 9:00 - 9:45 a.m. Online Registration closes at 9am on 10/16, or when 88 players are reached. Registration Limited to the first 88 players (due to venue capacity)
Round TimesSchedule Saturday: Check in: 9:00-9:45am, Round 1: 10 am, Round 2: 2 pm, Round 3: 6 pm (Players who do not check in will not be paired in round 1). Sunday: Round 4: 9 am, Round 5: 2 pm
EntriesMeint Olthof -
Bye Policy

Only one half point bye will apply to a players score with regards to winning prize money. Bye’s for Round 5 will be scored as zero, but will not be considered a withdrawal.

Please read carefully. 

If you have not shown your vaccination credentials before, you will have to present this on Saturday morning.  At the registration table, you will have to submit proof of having received a complete COVID vaccination at least 2 weeks prior to the date of the tournament (10/2/21).  This requirement also includes spectators. Mask wearing will be optional. Players and spectators are also required to sign a DCC liability waiver at the registration table, unless you have done this already

Online Registration:

USCF membership required: Renew or join here:

TD: Richard Shtivelband

Contact Info:
E mail questions:

Text or Call JC at: 303.883.2684

DCC membership not required but strongly encouraged. It saves on entry fees in this and future events.  Membeship link:

DCC Tour Event. Tour points: win 50; draw 25; entry 10.