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
2 Oct 2016
MC TB Warm-up. ?SS G/25 5 sec delay $20 Reg 11:45-12:15 R1 pairings at 12:30p. We will try to have at least 5 rounds, but this depends on the number of entries.
8-9 Oct 2016 Register using paypal
Dallas Open, Amateur and Novice 5SS, G/90 with 30 second increment. Dallas CC, 200 S. Cottonwood Dr. Ste C, Richardson, TX 75080. EF: $30 ($20 Jr/Sr/Hcap), plus $10 non-DCC member fee if applicable. $$ Prizes based on entries 60 % returned. Open: Open to all. Amateur: Open to U2000. Novice: Open to U1400 and unrated. Reg.: 9:45-10:15am. Rds.: 10:45-3:10-7:16, 9:45-2:10. One half-point bye if requested before rd 2 (and if requested before receiving a full point bye). Tournament reserves the right to use Fide rules on electronic devices and on starting White’s clock at start of a round and to use FIDE pairing rules. Ent: Dallas Chess Club, C/O Barbara Swafford, 2709 Longhorn Trail, Crowley, TX 76036. Info: 214-632-9000, firstname.lastname@example.org, www.dallaschess.com.
15-16 October 2016
US Chess Junior Grand Prix!
Trophies Plus Grand Prix Points: 20 (Enhanced)
Register online using paypal
Register online using paypal
2016 DCC FIDE Open XIII, 5SS, G/90 inc/30. Dallas Chess Club, 200 S. Cottonwood Dr. #C, Richardson, TX 75080. Two sections: Open and Reserve. Open: $$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. For DFW area players, 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. 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.: 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
15 Oct 2016 Tournament Flyer
.Two Scholastic Sections, October 2016 published rating will be used, SECTION A: SCHOLASTIC AMATEUR, K to K12 students, 5 Swiss System Rounds Game in 30 minutes (G30). Prizes: Trophies to top 3 individuals, Class Prizes: Trophies to top 3 K-6 individuals who did not win a trophy, SECTION B: SCHOLASTIC NOVICE, K to K12 students with USCF Rating <500. 5 Swiss System Rounds Game in 30 minutes (G30),Prizes: Trophies to top 3 individuals, Class Prizes: Trophies to top 3 K-3 individuals who did not win a trophy, Onsite Registration: 8:30AM to 9:00AM, Players must arrive by 9:00AM to check in, Round 1 starts at 9:30AM, all other rounds to follow ASAP, Entry Fee: $20, Make checks payable and mail to:
30 Oct 2016
DCC Sunday Increment. 3SS G/45 10 sec inc $20 Reg 11:45-12:15 R1 pairings at 12:30p.
5 Nov 2016 Tournament Flyer
A State Championship Event!
11-13 Nov 2016