Rising Star Chess

By : Richard Smouse 

email : rick_smouse@yahoo.com

text: (480) 390-9528

voice : (480) 390-9528

FEBRUARY RISING STAR ADVANCED

on FEBRUARY 1ST, 2020

          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 60 minutes with a

   5 second increment (G/60;+5). 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 - 11:30 am - 2:00 pm - 4:30 pm

   Time Control : G/60;+5

   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.

   Increment capable digital clocks are preferred.

   For this time control, the digital clocks should be

   set for 60 minutes with a 5 second increment.

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 January 31st, $45 on Friday, January 31st,

$50 on Saturday at the site.

Registration 

Please 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 February

 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

DoubleTree by Hilton Chandler

7475 West Chandler Boulevard

Chandler, AZ 85226

 

This is located on the southeast corner

of Chandler Blvd and I-10 in Chandler.

Where Great Minds Reunite

Tournaments and Networking.