Rising Star Chess

By : Richard Smouse 

email : rick_smouse@yahoo.com

phone : (480) 390-9528

DECEMBER RISING STAR ADVANCED

on DECEMBER 14TH, 2019

          Saturday

 

Prizes 

  Open :      1st - 36% , 2nd - 24% , 3rd - 12% , 1st Under 2200 - 6%

                 

 Class A  :   1st - 36% , 2nd - 24% , 3rd - 12%

  Class B  :  1st - 36% , 2nd - 24% , 3rd - 12%

  Class C  :  1st - 36% , 2nd - 24% , 3rd - 12%

  Class D  :  1st - 36% , 2nd - 24% , 3rd - 12%

  Under 1200 : 1st - 36% , 2nd - 24% , 3rd - 12%

                           1st Under 700 - 6%

Tournament Information

Format :

   Four Round Swiss , (4SS)

   Time Control : Game in 55 minutes with a

   5 second delay (G/55;d5). Boards and sets

   will be provided.  No clocks will be provided. 

   Please bring your own clock.

Playing Up :

 Your current rating must be within 100 points or less of the section 

  that you want to play up into. There is a $5 fee for playing up.

   Check in and registration until 8:45 am.

   Rounds start at: 9:00 am - 11:10 am - 1:20 pm - 3:30 pm

   Time Control : G/55;d5

   Byes : 1/2 point byes are available in all four rounds (max 2).

   Requesting a zero bye late in the tournament is

   considered the same as withdrawing.

   Delay capable digital clocks are preferred.

   For this time control, the digital clocks should be

   set for 55 minutes with a 5 second delay.

Schedule :

6 Sections :

 Open (2000 and Up), Class A (1800-1999), Class B (1600-1799),

 Class C (1400 - 1599) , Class D (1200-1399),  Under 1200 (100-1199)

Entry Fee :

$40 before December 13th, $45 on Friday, December 13th,

$50 on Saturday at the site.

Registration 

Register early via this Rising Star Chess website.    

 USCF membership is required. New or renewing USCF members are welcome!

 You can renew your USCF membership at the site. Your official December

 rating will be used for Swiss pairing and prize purposes.

         

Contact :     Rick Smouse at rick_smouse@yahoo.com or call : (480) 390-9528

Tournament Location

Hilton Phoenix Chandler

2929 West Frye Road

Chandler, AZ 85224

 

This is located on the southeast corner

of Frye Road and S.R. 101 in Chandler.

Where Great Minds Reunite

Tournaments and Networking.