5 round Swiss system tournament.
Time Control: G30;d10 Dual Rated
Site: Casa Mayan at 1020 9th Street Park.
Directions: Casa Mayan is the S.W. corner historical house on the Auraria campus very close to the Auraria light rail stop. There are two rows of old houses the Denver Historical Society preserved from parking lot demolition on the Auraria Campus. They have steel park benches in front of them on sidewalks. From westbound Colfax turn right on 9th street. Closest Parking : metered Parking at 9th Street and Champa Street, $2 an hour, 4 hours maximum on Monday through Saturday Cheaper option : use Auraria Parking Garage a few blocks North on campus for $6 a day Saturday + if you leave after 6 PM no charge. Cheapest parking option : park anywhere then use Light Rail or bus to Auraria Campus
Open: Open to all USCF members
Entry fee: DCC Members: $15, Non-Members: $20
Prizes: 75% of entries plus a bonus of $100 by a sponsor
Round Times: 9:30am and immediately following
Entries: Brian Wall
Space is limited to 24 players. Day of tournament registration possible if fewer than 24 register online.
TD Shirley Herman
USCF membership required. Last round byes will be recorded as a zero but not considered a withdrawal. DCC will provide $100 worth of KFC, players can bring additional potluck dishes.
Traditionally the Casa Mayan was a Mexican Restaurant run by the grandparents of Gregorio Alcaro. Train hobos during the Great Depression could always get a free meal there. http://acmh.cfsites.org/custom.php?pageid=39439
There will be 2 picnic tables outside full of Chessplayer friendly food.