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Next Upcoming Tournament

              
               AUGUST RISING STAR FIDE RAPID
               AuGUST 3, 2024
               


 

Tournament Location

DoubleTree by Hilton Mesa

1011 West Holmes Ave

Mesa, AZ 85210

 

This is located on the northeast corner

of Alma School Rd and Route 60 in Mesa.

Entry Fees

$30 on or before Wed, July 31st

$35 on or before Fri, August 2nd

$40 on-site Sat, August 3rd

Registration

Please register online on the King Registration website.

Early online registration ends on Wednesday, July 31st, 11:59 pm MST.

Late online registration ends on Friday, August 2nd, 11:59 pm MST.

On-site registration ends on Saturday, August 3rd, 8:30 am MST at the Mesa DoubleTree Hotel.

Tournament Prizes

$900 Prize Fund (based on 80 entries):

Open (2000+): 1st – $120, 2nd – $90, 3rd – $60, 1st U2200 – $30 (FIDE Rated)

Class A (1800-1999): 1st – $90, 2nd – $60, 3rd – $45, (FIDE Rated)

Class B (1600-1799): 1st – $60, 2nd – $45, 3rd – $30, (FIDE Rated)

Class C (1400-1599): 1st – $60, 2nd – $45, 3rd – $30, (FIDE Rated)

Class D (1200-1399): 1st – $60, 2nd – $45, 3rd – $30, (FIDE Rated)

Under 1200 (1200-1399): Trophies for top 3, and 1st U800

Re-entering the Tournament

Players may re-enter after 1st or 2nd round with half-point byes for previous rounds

Re-entry fees: $5 after round 1, $10 after round 2.

Playing up in the next section

Players may play up into the next section, if they are within 100 points or less of the next section. There is a $5 fee for playing up:

Open (2000 and Up): Must be 1900 or higher to play up into the Open section.

Class A (1800-1999): Must be 1700 or higher to play up into the Class A section.

Class B (1600-1799): Must be 1500 or higher to play up into the Class B section.

Class C (1400-1599): Must be 1300 or higher to play up into the Class C section.

Class D (1200-1399): Must be 1100 or higher to play up into the Class D section.

Contact: Richard Smouse at rick_smouse@yahoo.com or text or voice: (480) 390-9528

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