Colorado State Chess Association

Name Date City View
DCC October 2021 - TuesdaysOctober 5 - 26, 2021Denver
DCC Fall Classic 2021October 16 - 17, 2021Denver
2021-2022 Summit School of Chess Series #2 October 23, 2021Denver
2021-2022 Summit School of Chess Series #3November 20, 2021Denver
IHOP Chess Nov 2021, (2) SaturdaysNovember 20 - 27, 2021Colorado Springs
IHOP Quick Chess Nov. 2021November 21, 2021Colorado Springs
DCC November One-Day TournamentNovember 27, 2021Denver
2021-2022 Summit School of Chess Series #4 December 11, 2021Denver
IHOP Chess Dec 2021, (2) SaturdaysDecember 11 - 18, 2021Colorado Springs
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 October 2021 - Tuesdays

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4 Round Swiss Tournament
DateOctober 5 - 26, 2021
Time ControlGame in 70 minutes + 5 second delay (G70;d5)
SiteHope Fellowship Christian Reformed Church. 2400 S. Ash Denver CO 80222. Please use the rear entrance.

Premier (1700+ or Unrated). Rated players less than 1700 will only be allowed to play in the other sections.



Entry FeeDCC members: $25 per month or $7 per round. Non-DCC members: $35 per month or $9 per round (Note: entry fees increased due to rent increase imposed by the Church)
PrizesBased on entries. (the DCC deducts a set amount to cover expenses, and the remainder is the prize fund) 1st, 2nd, 3rd, and an Upset prize are awarded in each section.
RegistrationOnline, or at the door from 6:00 to 6:50 PM. When registering online, players must still check in at the registration table before the close of registration. Potential players appearing after 6:50PM will only be accommodated if it does not disrupt the pairing schedule. Online registration helps speed up checking and help for an on-time start. Registration Link:
Round Times7pm Each Tuesday
EntriesMeint Olthof
Bye Policy

Bye Policy: Half-point byes available anytime for the first 3 rounds. A last round Bye must be requested before the start of the penultimate round. Only one Bye will count towards prize money.  You can request a bye for as many weeks as you want, but only one of those Byes will count towards the potential prize money.

USCF membership is required


TD: Brian Ledsworth

Notes: Please read carefully. 

At the registration table, all players must submit proof of having received a complete COVID vaccination at least 2 weeks prior to the date of the tournament (9/21/21) This requirement includes spectators and casual chess players. Mask wearing will be optional. Players and spectators are also required to sign a DCC liability waiver at the registration table.