5 round Swiss system tournament.
Time Control: G/90;d5 Round 1 , G/90;+30 Rounds 2-5
Site: Holiday Inn & Suites; Denver Tech Center; 6638 South Nome Street; Centennial; CO.
Telephone: (303) 708-3000.
Group Block Booking Instructions
October 7th-8th Rate $109 Friday- Sunday . Call the hotel directly and ask for the Denver Chess Club group block.
*All reservations must be made by the cutoff date of September 6th, 2017.
Anyone requesting to make reservations after this date will need to contact the sales office. Please note, after cut-off date rooms and rates will be based on hotel’s availability; group rate not guaranteed.
Entry fees (Join DCC here):
Open: DCC Members: $55 by 10/6 or /$60 on site. Non DCC members $65 by 10/6 or $75 at the door.
U1800/U1400: DCC members $50 by 10/6 or $55 on site. Non DCC members $60 by 10/6 or $70 at the door.
Juniors (U14) pay DCC member rates at all times
Will be based on number of entries in each category.
Total prize pool is projected to be $2200 based on 80 entries.
Unrated prize is limited to $100 if playing in the U1800 or U1400 category.
Registration: 8:15 - 9:15 a.m.
Round 1: 10 am
Round 2: 2 pm
Round 3: 7 pm
Round 4: 9 am
Round 5: 2 pm.
Preferred registration on line.
Entries by mail: Dean Clow 9959 E Peakview Ave, S204, Englewood, CO. 80111. Make checks payable to Denver Chess Club.
Byes: Only one half point bye will apply to a players score with regards to winning prize money. A last round bye will be scored as zero, but will not be considered a withdrawal.
DCC Tour Event. Guaranteed minimum year end prize fund of $1,500.
DCC Tour points: Win: 50, Draw: 25, Entry: 10