Region III Tournaments
The Dallas Chess Club runs a number of tournaments during the week; for these please check the DCC Calendar. If you have surfed into an unframed version of this page, click here for the full site with navigational frame. Unless otherwise stated, all tournaments listed on this page require USCF membership. You can join or renew your USCF membership online. (These links will take you to the USCF site.)
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The Dallas Chess Club hosts the Region 3 web page as a courtesy to The Texas Chess Association. This page is for informational purposes only. The Dallas Chess Club does not necessarily endorse any non Dallas Chess Club event on this page. Please send region 3 information to Robert Jones, the Region 3 director.
8-24-2010 Chess Database.
One of our Dallas Chess Club members has compiled a big database of chess games (over 12 million records) onto a DVD. If you would like a copy come by and play in our tournament and ask for one. First come/first served.
Tournaments & Events
3-4 Oct 2015 USCF Junior Grand Prix! Trophies Plus Grand Prix Points: 20 (Enhanced) Register using paypal
2015 DCC Fide Open XII, 5SS, G/90 inc/30. Dallas Chess Club, 200 S. Cottonwood Dr. #C, Richardson, TX 75080. Two sections: Open and Reserve. Open: $$875G. FIDE and USCF rated but uses FIDE rules. Will use USCF ratings and rules for pairings and for awarding prizes. Default late forfeiture time is one hour. TD may extend this time at TD’s discretion. Note that Foreign players must disclose their FIDE ID number before 1st round in order to play. Note that USA Players with no FIDE ID must disclose their email address.$$ $500-$250-$125. EF: $80, Senior/Hcap/Additional Family Member $55. Small appearance fee to the First three GM/IM’s who apply. GM/IM must play all rounds to get appearance fee (appearance fee might be deducted from prize). Reserve: Open to players rated below 2000 USCF. This section is not Fide Rated but is USCF rated and uses USCF rules. EF: $40. 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. Both: Reg.: 10/3 from 9:45–10:15am. Rds.: Sat 10:45am-3:10pm-7:16pm, Sun 9:45 am-2:10pm. One half point Bye allowed if requested before end of round rd. 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 $2 per round and be USCF 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, firstname.lastname@example.org. FIDE.
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,Two Sections: Open and Reserve (USCF Rating under 1500), Prizes are 65% of entry fee, October 2015 current published rating will be used, 4 Swiss System Rounds Game in 30 minutes, One Bye if requested by the end of round 2, Onsite Registration: 12:00 noon to 12:45 PM, Rounds: Rd 1 pairings at 1:00 PM, the rest of the rounds ASAP, Entry Fee: $20 Make checks payable to:
USCF Junior Grand Prix!
Oct. 31-Nov. 1 2015 Texas
TROPHIES PLUS GRAND PRIX POINTS: 20 (ENHANCED)
Dallas Open 5SS, G/90 with 30 second increment. Dallas Chess Club, 200 S. Cottonwood Dr. Ste C, Richardson, TX 75080. One Section $$875G.: Open: This section is FIDE rated but uses US Chess Rules. Note that Foreign players must disclose their FIDE ID number before 1st round in order to play. Note that USA Players with no FIDE ID must disclose their email address.$$ $500-$250-$125. ‘X’ and U2000 prize(s) will be 40% of ‘X’ and U2000 entry fees respectively. EF:$75, Senior/Hcap/Additional Family Member $50, plus $10 non-DCC membership fee if applicable. Registration: 9:45-10:15 am. Rds.: Sat 10:45-3:10-7:16, Sun 9:45-2:10. One Bye allowed if requested before the end of round 2, withdrawals and last round zero point byes are not eligible for prizes. ENT: Dallas Chess Club, C/O Barbara Swafford, 2709 Longhorn Trail, Crowley, TX 76036. Info: 214-632-9000, email@example.com www.dallaschess.com. FIDE.
USCF Junior Grand Prix!