Announcement:

In order to help train players for the State Scholastics and for the National Scholastics, The Dallas Chess Club is offering a $5 discount on any of our weekend events, if the player pays full price on the Friday Night events. This offer end on May 7th.

 

 

 



 

Weekly Calendar April 15 - 21, 2018


 

Apr 15 Sunday

Apr 16 Monday

Apr 17 Tuesday

Apr 18 Wednesday

2018 DCC FIDE Open IV

Continued

Rd 4: 9:45am

Rd 5: 2:10pm

 

 

 

Apr 19 Thursday

Apr 20 Friday

Apr 21 Saturday

Notes

 

Fundraiser Friday Swiss. 4 Round Swiss. G/30; d5. EF: $20, $15 Jr/Sr/Hcap $10 non-DCC mem fee . One Bye if requested by end of round 2. Novice entry is $5 less. Champ.: (Open to players rated above 1199) Reg. 5:50 pm-6:15pm, Rd 1 pairings at 6:30pm. Intermediate: (Open to players rated below 1400) Reg 6:20 pm - 6:45 pm Rd 1 pairings at 7 pm. Do not phone to register for intermediate from 6:20 - 6:35 pm. Novice: (Open to players rated below 750.) Non DCC membership fee is waived for Novice section. Reg 5:50 - 6:15pm. Rd 1 pairings at 6:30pm. All: Phone registrations less than 15 minutes from the pairing time may be given a 1/2 point bye.

 

Saturday Increment

4-SS, G/31; +5 inc. EF: $15, $10 Jr/Sr/Hcap. $10 non-DCC mem fee. Prizes are 65% of EF. Reg 5:15 - 5:45 pm. Rd 1 pairings at 6:00 pm, Rest ASAP.


$5 discount if player paid full price on April 20th event.

Unless otherwise state, all tournaments are at the Dallas Chess Club and require US Chess Federation membership.


Major credit cards (Not American Express) are only accepted for Membership or major tournaments. In an emergency, we can accept credit cards with an extra service charge.



Dallas Chess Club

200 S Cottonwood Dr, Ste C

Richardson, TX 75080

info@dallaschess.com

Cell: 214-632-9000


Phone during tournaments:

972-231-2065




Weekly Calendar April 22 - 28, 2018


 

Apr 22 Sunday

Apr 23 Monday

Apr 24 Tuesday

Apr 25 Wednesday

 

 

 

 

Apr 26 Thursday

Apr 27 Friday

Apr 28 Saturday

Notes

 

Friday Swiss. 4 Round Swiss. G/30; d5. EF: $20, $15 Jr/Sr/Hcap $10 non-DCC mem fee . $$ 65% of EF. One Bye if requested by end of round 2. Novice entry is $5 less. Champ.: (Open to players rated above 1199) Reg. 5:50 pm-6:15pm, Rd 1 pairings at 6:30pm. Intermediate: (Open to players rated below 1400) Reg 6:20 pm - 6:45 pm Rd 1 pairings at 7 pm. Do not phone to register for intermediate from 6:20 - 6:35 pm. Novice: (Open to players rated below 750.) Non DCC membership fee is waived for Novice section. Reg 5:50 - 6:15pm. Rd 1 pairings at 6:30pm. All: Phone registrations less than 15 minutes from the pairing time may be given a 1/2 point bye.

 

Saturday Increment

4-SS, G/31; +5 inc. EF: $15, $10 Jr/Sr/Hcap. $10 non-DCC mem fee. Prizes are 65% of EF. Reg 5:15 - 5:45 pm. Rd 1 pairings at 6:00 pm, Rest ASAP.


$5 discount if player paid full price on April 27th event.

Unless otherwise state, all tournaments are at the Dallas Chess Club and require US Chess Federation membership.


Major credit cards (Not American Express) are only accepted for Membership or major tournaments. In an emergency, we can accept credit cards with an extra service charge.



Dallas Chess Club

200 S Cottonwood Dr, Ste C

Richardson, TX 75080

info@dallaschess.com

Cell: 214-632-9000


Phone during tournaments:

972-231-2065




Weekly Calendar April 29 - May 5, 2018


 

Apr 29 Sunday

Apr 30 Monday

May 1 Tuesday

May 2 Wednesday

 

 

 

 

May 3 Thursday

May 4 Friday

May 5 Saturday

Notes

 

Friday Swiss. 4 Round Swiss. G/30; d5. EF: $20, $15 Jr/Sr/Hcap $10 non-DCC mem fee . $$ 65% of EF. One Bye if requested by end of round 2. Novice entry is $5 less. Champ.: (Open to players rated above 1199) Reg. 5:50 pm-6:15pm, Rd 1 pairings at 6:30pm. Intermediate: (Open to players rated below 1400) Reg 6:20 pm - 6:45 pm Rd 1 pairings at 7 pm. Do not phone to register for intermediate from 6:20 - 6:35 pm. Novice: (Open to players rated below 750.) Non DCC membership fee is waived for Novice section. Reg 5:50 - 6:15pm. Rd 1 pairings at 6:30pm. All: Phone registrations less than 15 minutes from the pairing time may be given a 1/2 point bye.


2018 DCC FIDE Open V.

5SS, G/90 inc/30. Dallas Chess Club, 200 S. Cottonwood Dr. #C, Richardson, TX 75080. Two sections: Open and Reserve. Open: $$875G. FIDE and US Chess rated but uses FIDE rules. Use US Chess ratings and rules for pairings and for awarding prizes. Default late forfeiture time is one hour. TD may extend this time at TD’s discretion. Note that Foreign players must disclose their FIDE ID number before 1st round in order to play. Note that USA Players with no FIDE ID must disclose their email address. $$ $500-$250-$125. EF: 2400+ $125, 2000-2399 $90, 1600 -1999 $99, U1600 $125, Senior/Birthday during tournament/Additional Family Member $55. Dallas Chess Club membership required or pay $20 non-member fee. Small Minimum prize to the First three GM/IM’s who apply. GM/IM must play all rounds to get minimum prize (entry fee may be deducted from prize). Reserve: Open to players rated below 2000 USCF. This section is not Fide Rated but is US Chess rated and uses US Chess rules. EF: $40. 10$ non Dallas Chess Club membership fee. The Reserve give back 10% in prizes and if at least 8 paid entries and if there is a clear winner, then that winner receives free entry to next DCC Fide Open. In the reserve section, Tournament reserves the right to use Fide rules on electronic devices and on starting White’s clock at start of a round and to use FIDE pairing rules. Also clocks will be set to ‘halt at end’. Both: Reg.: Saturday from 9:45–10:15 am. Rds.: Sat 10:45 am-3:10pm-7:16pm, Sun 9:45 am- 2:10pm. One half point Bye allowed if requested before end of round 2 and before getting full point bye. Withdrawals and zero point last round byes are not eligible for prizes. Note that house players (if required) must pay $5 per round and be US Chess members. ENT: Make/mail Checks payable to Dallas Chess Club, C/O Barbara Swafford, 2709 Longhorn Trail, Crowley, TX 76036-4719. Info: 214-632-9000. FIDE

$5 discount if player paid full price on May 4th event.

Unless otherwise state, all tournaments are at the Dallas Chess Club and require US Chess Federation membership.


Major credit cards (Not American Express) are only accepted for Membership or major tournaments. In an emergency, we can accept credit cards with an extra service charge.



Dallas Chess Club

200 S Cottonwood Dr, Ste C

Richardson, TX 75080

info@dallaschess.com

Cell: 214-632-9000


Phone during tournaments:

972-231-2065


End of $5 discount promotion.

 

 

 



Weekly CalendarMay 6 - 12, 2018


 

May 6 Sunday

May 7 Monday

May 8 Tuesday

May 9 Wednesday

2018 DCC FIDE Open V

Continued

Rd 4: 9:45am

Rd 5: 2:10pm

 

 

 

May 10 Thursday

May 11 Friday

May 12 Saturday

Notes

 

Fundraiser Friday Swiss. 4 Round Swiss. G/30; d5. EF: $20, $15 Jr/Sr/Hcap $10 non-DCC mem fee . One Bye if requested by end of round 2. Novice entry is $5 less. Champ.: (Open to players rated above 1199) Reg. 5:50 pm-6:15pm, Rd 1 pairings at 6:30pm. Intermediate: (Open to players rated below 1400) Reg 6:20 pm - 6:45 pm Rd 1 pairings at 7 pm. Do not phone to register for intermediate from 6:20 - 6:35 pm. Novice: (Open to players rated below 750.) Non DCC membership fee is waived for Novice section. Reg 5:50 - 6:15pm. Rd 1 pairings at 6:30pm. All: Phone registrations less than 15 minutes from the pairing time may be given a 1/2 point bye.

 

Saturday Increment

4-SS, G/31; +5 inc. EF: $15, $10 Jr/Sr/Hcap. $10 non-DCC mem fee. Prizes are 65% of EF. Reg 5:15 - 5:45 pm. Rd 1 pairings at 6:00 pm, Rest ASAP.




Last day to reserve room for the

Texas State and Amateur Championships.

DFW Airport Marriott South, 4151 Centreport Dr., Fort Worth TX 76155.

HR: $109/109/109/109, 817-358-1700 or 800-228-9290 reserve by 5/13 and ask for Chess rate. Rate includes breakfast for up to 4 hotel guests. Free Parking.

Unless otherwise state, all tournaments are at the Dallas Chess Club and require US Chess Federation membership.


Major credit cards (Not American Express) are only accepted for Membership or major tournaments. In an emergency, we can accept credit cards with an extra service charge.



Dallas Chess Club

200 S Cottonwood Dr, Ste C

Richardson, TX 75080

info@dallaschess.com

Cell: 214-632-9000


Phone during tournaments:

972-231-2065



Weekly Calendar May 13 - 19, 2018


 

May 13 Sunday

May 14 Monday

May 15 Tuesday

May 16 Wednesday

 

 

 

 

May 17 Thursday

May 18 Friday

May 19 Saturday

Notes

 

Friday Swiss. 4 Round Swiss. G/30; d5. EF: $20, $15 Jr/Sr/Hcap $10 non-DCC mem fee . $$ 65% of EF. One Bye if requested by end of round 2. Novice entry is $5 less. Champ.: (Open to players rated above 1199) Reg. 5:50 pm-6:15pm, Rd 1 pairings at 6:30pm. Intermediate: (Open to players rated below 1400) Reg 6:20 pm - 6:45 pm Rd 1 pairings at 7 pm. Do not phone to register for intermediate from 6:20 - 6:35 pm. Novice: (Open to players rated below 750.) Non DCC membership fee is waived for Novice section. Reg 5:50 - 6:15pm. Rd 1 pairings at 6:30pm. All: Phone registrations less than 15 minutes from the pairing time may be given a 1/2 point bye.

 

Saturday Increment

4-SS, G/31; +5 inc. EF: $15, $10 Jr/Sr/Hcap. $10 non-DCC mem fee. Prizes are 65% of EF. Reg 5:15 - 5:45 pm. Rd 1 pairings at 6:00 pm, Rest ASAP.



Unless otherwise state, all tournaments are at the Dallas Chess Club and require US Chess Federation membership.


Major credit cards (Not American Express) are only accepted for Membership or major tournaments. In an emergency, we can accept credit cards with an extra service charge.



Dallas Chess Club

200 S Cottonwood Dr, Ste C

Richardson, TX 75080

info@dallaschess.com

Cell: 214-632-9000


Phone during tournaments:

972-231-2065

 

 

 



Weekly Calendar May 20 - 26, 2018


 

May 20 Sunday

May 21 Monday

May 22 Tuesday

May 23 Wednesday

 

 

 

 

May 24 Thursday

May 25 - 28

 

Notes

Unless otherwise state, all tournaments are at the Dallas Chess Club and require US Chess Federation membership.


Major credit cards (Not American Express) are only accepted for Membership or major tournaments. In an emergency, we can accept credit cards with an extra service charge.


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Dallas Chess Club

200 S Cottonwood Dr, Ste C

Richardson, TX 75080

info@dallaschess.com

Cell: 214-632-9000


Phone during tournaments:

972-231-2065


Note that this week’s tournament is at the DFW Marriott South.

73rd Annual Texas State and Amateur Championships .7SS DFW Airport Marriott South, 4151 Centreport Dr., Fort Worth TX 76155. $$ 8,350G. Championship: This section is FIDE rated and uses FIDE rules. The tournament will use USCF ratings for pairings and prize purposes. Must be rated 2000 or above regular (not quick, blitz or rapid) by either USCF or Fide to play in this section or have had a provable 2000 or higher regular rating in the past. Defending Texas State Amateur Champion may also play in this section. Texas Scholastic High School Champions (either South or North/Central) may also play in this section. Foreign unrateds may play in this section and at TDs discretion may be required to play in Championship section. G/90 with 30 sec. increment. Foreign players must disclose their FIDE ID number before 1st round in order to play in Championship section. Default late forfeiture time is one hour. TD may extend this time at TD’s discretion. $$ 1,000-500-250, 2200-2399 $750, U2200 $750. Amateur: U2000 & unrated. Rds. 1-7 G/90 with 30 sec increment. $$ 800-400-200. B $$ 600-300-150, C 500-250-125, U1400 $500-250-125, U1200 $400, U1000 $300 Unrated $200. Both: TCA membership required. Other states accepted. EF: $89 if received by 5/16, else $99. $80 Junior (U19) if received by 5/16 else $90, Senior (over 65)/Handicapped/ additional family participant $53 if receive by 5/16 else $65. Add $5 for CC phone entries; pre-reg. requires pre-payment. After 5/23 all registration and changes on site only; all changes including withdrawals, $10 after 5/23. 4 day: Reg. Friday 5/25, 6:15 pm-7:15. Rds. Fri: 7:45, Sat: 2:45 pm - 7:30, Sun: 11:30 am - 5:15 pm, Mon: 9:30 am - 2:15 pm. 3 day: Reg. Sat. 5/26, 9-9:30 am, Rd. 1 at 10 am then merge with 4 day. Foreign Unrated must play in Championship section. Registrations that do not indicate 4 or 3 day schedule will be put in the 3 day. HR: $109/109/109/109, 817-358-1700 or 800-228-9290 reserve by 5/13 and ask for Chess rate. Rate includes breakfast for up to 4 hotel guests. Free Parking. Up to two 1/2 pt byes available if requested before end of rd. 2 and before receiving full point bye, but byes for both rounds 6 AND 7 is not permitted. K-12 Scholastic on Saturday, 5/26. 5-SS, Rds. G/30 d5, EF: $29 by 5/16, $45 after; Pre-reg. requires pre-payment. After 5/23 all registration and changes on site only; all changes $10 after 5/23. No refunds after 5/24, $10 handling fee for refunds before 5/24. 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 U1000. Prizes: Trophies to top 12 individuals, top five teams in each section. K-12 U1000 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.

 

 

 



Weekly Calendar May 27 - June 2, 2018


 

May 27 Sunday

May 28 Monday

May 29 Tuesday

May 30 Wednesday

Texas State and Amateur

Continued.

Rd 4: 11:30 am

Rd 5: 5:15 pm

Memorial Day

Texas State and Amateur Continued.

Rd 6: 9:30 am

Rd 7: 5:15 pm

 

 

May 31 Thursday

Jun 1 Friday

Jun 2 Saturday

Notes

 

Friday Swiss. 4 Round Swiss. G/30; d5. EF: $20, $15 Jr/Sr/Hcap $10 non-DCC mem fee . $$ 65% of EF. One Bye if requested by end of round 2. Novice entry is $5 less. Champ.: (Open to players rated above 1199) Reg. 5:50 pm-6:15pm, Rd 1 pairings at 6:30pm. Intermediate: (Open to players rated below 1400) Reg 6:20 pm - 6:45 pm Rd 1 pairings at 7 pm. Do not phone to register for intermediate from 6:20 - 6:35 pm. Novice: (Open to players rated below 750.) Non DCC membership fee is waived for Novice section. Reg 5:50 - 6:15pm. Rd 1 pairings at 6:30pm. All: Phone registrations less than 15 minutes from the pairing time may be given a 1/2 point bye.

 

Saturday Increment

4-SS, G/31; +5 inc. EF: $15, $10 Jr/Sr/Hcap. $10 non-DCC mem fee. Prizes are 65% of EF. Reg 5:15 - 5:45 pm. Rd 1 pairings at 6:00 pm, Rest ASAP.


Unless otherwise state, all tournaments are at the Dallas Chess Club and require US Chess Federation membership.


Major credit cards (Not American Express) are only accepted for Membership or major tournaments. In an emergency, we can accept credit cards with an extra service charge.



Dallas Chess Club

200 S Cottonwood Dr, Ste C

Richardson, TX 75080

info@dallaschess.com

Cell: 214-632-9000


Phone during tournaments:

972-231-2065