2011 Southwest Open

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77th Annual Southwest Open

September 2 or 3 - 5, 2011

Three Sections and Scholastic Side Event.

7 Round Swiss - Open Section G90 w 30 sec inc

Reserve Section 30/90 SD/1. Rd 1 of 3 day G/120 (deduct 5 min for delay)

Novice Section 30/90 SD/1. Rd 1 of 3 day G/120 (deduct 5 min for delay)

Sheraton Dallas North Hotel,4801 Lyndon Johnson Fwy, Dallas, TX 75244
Hotel Rates: $84/84/84/84 972-661-3600, request group rate for Dallas Chess Club.  Reserve by 8-19 for chess rates. One night deposit required when making reservations.  Free Parking  Map and directions to hotel

Fee: $88 if postmarked or online by 8/24, $99 after and at site.

$80 Junior (under 19) if postmarked or online by 8/24, $90 after and at site

$52 Senior (over 65)/Handicapped/additional family participant) if postmarked or online by 8/24, $65 after and at site

Re-entry $50 (not available in Open Section)

Registration Form

$8,950 in prizes based on 175 full entries. 75% Guaranteed

Texas Chess Association membership required, other states association memberships accepted.

Up to two point byes available if requested before end of round 2 and before any full point bye is awarded. Byes for both rounds 6 AND 7 is not permitted.

Registration Friday 9/2, 6:15 pm-7:15. Registration Saturday 9/3, 9 am-9:30 am.

Round Times

Schedule Round 1 Round 2 Round 3 Round 4 Round 5 Round 6 Round 7

4 day

9/2 Saturday 9/3

2:30 pm

Saturday 9/3

8 pm

Sunday   9/4 Sunday   9/4 Monday  9/5 Monday  9/5
7:45 pm

3 day

9/3 12 noon 6:15 pm 9:30 am 3:15 pm
10 am

The 4 day and 3 day schedules merge for round 2.

Open: Open to all. This Section is also Fide rated but uses USCF rules.

Open Prizes

1st  $1000

 2nd $500

 3rd  $250

 2200 - 2399  $700

 1st  Under 2200 $700

2nd  Under 2200  $350

 

 Reserve: Open to players rated under 2000.

Reserve Prizes

1st  $800

 2nd  $400

3rd   $200

1st 'B' (1600 - 1799)  $600

2nd  'B' (1600 - 1799)  $300

3rd  'B' (1600 - 1799)  $150

1st U1600  $500

2nd  U1600  $250

3rd  U1600  $125

 

Novice: Open to players rated under 1400 and unrated players

Novice Prizes

1st  $500

 2nd  $250

3rd   $125

1st 'E'  $400

2nd  'E'  $200

 

1st Under 1000

 $300

2nd  Under 1000

 $150

1st  Unrated 

$200

 

 

For more information: info@dallaschess.com

Send all entries and make checks payable to the following: Dallas Chess Club; c/o Barbara Swafford, 2709 Longhorn Trail, Crowley, TX 76036-4719

For more information: Barb Swafford at 214.632.9000

 

 

 One Day Scholastic Tournament

September 3, 2011

5 round Swiss System (no elimination, play all 5 rounds.)

Two Sections: K-12 Championship & K-12 Under 800

Time Control: Rounds 1-3 G/30 (each player gets 30 minutes for each game)

                         Rounds 4-5 G/45 (each player gets 45 minutes for each game.)

Open to anyone in grades K-12, USCF Membership is required.

Registration Form

Entry Fee: $29 by 8/24, $43 after.

Registration 8:15 - 8:45 am

Round 1 at 9:30 am, rest ASAP with small lunch break.

Prizes (Trophies) for K-12 Champ

Top 12 Individual

Top 5 Teams

Prizes (Trophies) for K-12 Under 800

Top 12 Individual

Top 3 Unrated

Top 5 Teams

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

For more information: info@dallaschess.com or Barbara at 214.632.9000

Send all entries and make checks payable to the following:

Dallas Chess Club; c/o Barbara Swafford, 2709 Longhorn Trail, Crowley, TX 76036-4719

A Heritage Event!

Sep 2 or 3-5    77th Annual Southwest Open    GPP: 40 Enhanced   Texas

7SS. Sheraton Dallas North Hotel, 4801 Lyndon B Johnson Fwy, Dallas, Texas, 75244. $$ 8,950 b/175 full entries, 75% Gtd.  3 Sections and scholastic side events: Open: (This section is FIDE rated but uses USCF rules. G/90 with 30 sec. increment: $$ 1,000-500-250, 2200-2399 $700, U2200 $700-350. Reserve: U2000. Rds. 1-7 30/90 SD/1, rd. 1 of three day is G/120 (deduct 5 min. for delay). $$ 800-400-200. B $$ 600-300-150, U1600 500-250-125. Novice: U1400 and Unrated. Rds. 1-7 30/90 SD/1, rd. 1 of three day is G/120 (deduct 5 min. for delay). $$ 500-250-125, E $$ 400-200, U1000 $$ 300-$150 Unrated $200. All 3: TCA membership required. Other states accepted. EF: $88 if received by 8/24, else $99. $80 Junior(U19) if received by 8/24 else $90 (juniors count as 90% toward base), Senior(over 65)/Handicapped/additional family participant $52 if receive by 8/25 else $65 (Senior/Handicap/Additional family participant counts 60% toward base). Add $5 for CC phone entries; pre-reg requires pre-payment. After 8/31/11 all registration and changes on site only; all changes including withdrawals, $10 after 8/31/11. 4 day: Reg. Friday 9/2, 6:15 pm-7:15. Rds. Fri.: 7:45, Sat: 2:30 pm - 8:00, Sun.: 12:00 pm - 6:15 pm, Mon.: 9:30 am - 3:15 pm. 3 day: Reg. Sat. 9/3, 9-9:30 am, Rd. 1 at 10 am then merge with 4 day. Foreign Unrated must play in Open section. Registrations that do not indicate 4 or 3 day schedule will be put in the 3 day. HR: $84/84/84/84, 972-661-3600 reserve by 8/19 and ask for Dallas Chess Club rate. Free Parking. Up to two 1/2 pt byes available if requested before end of rd. 2, but byes for both rd. 6 AND 7 not permitted. Texas Chess Association meeting on Sunday 9/4 at 9:30 am.  

K-12 Scholastic on Saturday, 9/3. 5-SS, Rds. 1-3 G/30, rds. 4-5 G/45, EF: $29 by 8/24, $43 after; Pre-reg. requires pre-payment. After 8/31/11 all registration and changes on site only; all changes $10 after 8/31/11. No refunds after 8/31/11, $10 handling fee for refunds before 8/31/11. Entries do not count toward base in Open, Reserve and Novice. Registration 8:15-8:45 am, Rd. 1 at 9:30 am, rest ASAP with small lunch break. Sections: K-12 Championship and K-12 U800. Prizes: Trophies to top 12 individuals, five teams in each section. K-12 U800 also top three unrateds. Medals to those who do not win a trophy. Ent: Dallas Chess Club, C/O Barbara Swafford, 2709 Longhorn Trail, Crowley, TX 76036. Info: Barb Swafford, 214-632-9000, info@dallaschess.com, www.dallaschess.com. NS. NC. W. FIDE. Chess Magnet School JGP for all but side events.