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Here is the link to future events in Wisconsin! http://www.uschess.org/tlas/upcoming.php?STATE=WI

 

7th Annual BC Open <-------Click for printable flyer! August 19th, 2017

 

JUNE 13-18   Wisconsin International Chess Festival
US CHESS GRAND PRIX POINTS: 120
9SS, 40/90, SD/30, 30 sec/move increment. Open to all. GM & IM norms possible, satisfies FIDE requirement that one GM norm be in an event with only one round per day for a minimum of 3 days. Directed by FIDE arbiter Glenn Panner and Jim Hodina. FIDE rated. Howard Johnson Plaza Hotel, 3841 East Washington Ave., Madison, WI 53704. Free parking. Free internet. Free breakfast. Many restaurants within walking distance. $8,000 guaranteed prize fund: $3,000-$2,000-$1,000-$500-$500, top FIDE Under 2450/Unr $500, top FIDE Under 2250 $500. Minimum prize guarantees: $500 to foreign GMs (first five to enter), $100 to all other foreign FIDE rated players (all must complete all 9 rounds with no byes). EF: GMs free, no deduction from prizes; IMs $159, FIDE 2200+ $249, FIDE u2200 $299, FIDE unrated $349; $50 more after May 15th, $100 more after June 5th. All players must confirm arrival by 4pm on June 13th in order to be paired for round one. Schedule: on-site registration ends at 4pm on June 13th, rds. Tue 6pm, Wed-Thu-Fri 11am & 6pm, Sat-Sun 11am. Blitz on Sat at 7pm with $500 minimum prize fund. Byes: Two half point byes available (must commit before round 2), no norms possible with byes. HR: $79 if reserved by June 1st (mention CHESS), 608-244-2481. Ent: www.wisconsinchessfestival.com or make the check payable and send to: Wisconsin Chess Academy, 1280 Greenway Terrace #1, Brookfield, WI 53005. $20 service charge for refunds. Questions:www.wisconsinchessfestival.com, abetaneli@hotmail.com, 608-334-2574.

A State Championship Event!
JUNE 25   WI G/60 State Championship
4SS, G/60 d5. 3 Sections: Open, Reserve (under 1600) & Novice (under 1000.) Country Inn & Suites, 1250 S. Moorland Rd., Brookfield, WI 53005, (262) 782-1400. EF: $40-Open, $30-Reserve, $20 Novice all $5 more after June 23. Comp EF for USCF 2200+. $$: Open (b/30): 1st-$325, 2nd-$175, A-$120, U1800 $120; Reserve (b/25): 1st-$100, 2nd-$75, U1300 $50; Novice: 1st Place $50 Trophies to 1st in each section plus 2nd and top U700 in Novice. Reg.: 8:30-9:30. Rds.: 10-1-3:30-6. Entries/Questions to: Mike Nietman, 2 Boca Grande Way, Madison, WI 53719, mike.nietman@charter.net, 608-467-8510 (before 6/25). WI Chess Tour Event.

JULY 8-9   41st Annual Green Bay Open
US CHESS GRAND PRIX POINTS: 10
Radisson Hotel, 2040 Airport Dr., Green Bay, WI 54313. 5SS, 40/95, 30/1, SD/30 d5. EF: $46, Juniors under 19 $41, if rec’d by 7/3, all entries after 7/3 including phone, email & in person are $9 more! $$ (Top 2 Gtd. 6 per class) $2025 Cash + 6 trophies! 1st $420 + trophy; 2nd $235, X $155; 1900’s & 1800’s $145 each; 1700’s & 1600’s $140 each; 1500’s & 1400’s $135 each; 1300’s & 1200’s $130 each; Under 1200/Unrated $115. Trophies to top Juniors ages 17-18, 15-16, 13-14, 11-12, 10 & under. Reg.: 8:45-9:25am. Rds.: 10-2:30-7:30; 10-3:30. HR: $99/$99/$109/$119 call 920-494-7300 mention chess tournament. Room block held to 6/16. Other Info: 1/2 bye avail. Rds. 1, 2 or 3 if req’d w/entry. WCA Tour Event. Entries & Inquiries to: Luke Ludwig, 2191 Allouez Ave., Green Bay, WI 54311. 920-465-9859, email: lukealudwig@aol.com. W.

 



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