Dallas Chess Club Calendar

Unless otherwise stated, all club tournaments require United States Chess Federation Membership.

 


Friday Swiss and Friday Swiss Fundraiser are the same except the distribution of the prize money. A regular Friday Swiss means 65% of the entry fees goes to the prize fund.

Friday Swiss Fundraiser means the prize fund goes to DCC to help pay club expenses (rent, electricity and internet).

Friday Swiss 4 Round G/30 Swiss. EF: $20, $15 Jr/ Sr/Hcap. $10 non-DCC mem fee. Prizes are 65% of EF. One Bye if requested by end of round 2. Novice

entry is $10 less. Championship: (Open to players rated above 1199) Reg 5:50 pm-6:15pm, Rd 1 pairings at 6:30pm. Intermediate: (Open to players rated below 1400) Reg 6:20 pm - 6:45 pm Rd 1 pairings at 7 pm. Do not phone to register for intermediate from 6:20 - 6:35 pm. Novice: (Open to players rated below 750.) Reg 5:50 - 6:15pm. Rd 1 pairings at 6:30pm. All: Phone registrations less than 15 minutes from the pairing time may be given a 1/2 point bye

Register for Friday Night online (using paypal)


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 April 2017   Dallas Chess Club, 200 S Cottonwood Dr, C, Richardson, TX 75080, Club: 972-231-2065, Info: 214-632-9000   MC Visa Discover are accepted at major tournaments
  DCC Membership Rates : Regular $150, 6 month $80, Out of Dallas / Collin County $120, 6 month out of county $70, Full time Student with ID/Junior (under 19) $100, Senior (Over 65) $120, Family $200, Sustaining $200       Unless otherwise stated, all tournaments are at Dallas Chess Club, and all tournaments require US Chess Federation membership  1

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   DCC Scholastic at the club, 4-SS, G/30;d/5, EF: $25 by 4/21, $36 at the door; Pre-reg. requires pre-payment. Absolutely no exceptions to the above rule. No refunds after 4/21/17. Registration: 9:15-9:45 am, Rd. 1 at 10 am, rest ASAP with small lunch break. Sections: K-12 Champ, K-12 U700, K-6 U500. Prizes: Trophies to top 5 individuals, three teams in each section. Medals to Players who do not win a trophy. ALL: Ent: Register Online using paypal or Mail payment with player information to: Dallas Chess Club, C/O Barbara Swafford, 2709 Longhorn Trail, Crowley, TX 76036. Info: Barb Swafford, 214-632-9000, info@dallaschess.com www.dallaschess.com NS. NC. W.

 

 

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 May 2017   Dallas Chess Club, 200 S Cottonwood Dr, C, Richardson, TX 75080, Club: 972-231-2065, Info: 214-632-9000   MC Visa Discover are accepted at major tournaments
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Friday Fundraiser

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Texas State and Amateur 4 day starts

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Texas State and Amateur 3 day starts

One Day Scholastic

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Texas State and Amateur

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Texas State and Amateur

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13-14 May 2017 US Chess Junior Grand Prix! Trophies Plus Grand Prix Points: 20 (Enhanced) Register online using paypal


2017 DCC FIDE Open V, 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. Also clocks will be set to ‘halt at end’. 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


26-29 or 27-29 May 2017 Web Page


A Heritage Event! Chess Magnet School Junior Grand Prix! A State Championship Event! Trophies Plus Grand Prix Points: 50 (Enhnd)


72nd Annual Texas State and Amateur Championships 7SS Doubletree DFW Airport North, 4441 W John Carpenter Fwy, Irving, TX 75063. $$ 8,350G. Championship: This section is FIDE rated and uses FIDE rules. The tournament will use USCF ratings for pairings and prize purposes. Must be rated 2000 or above by either USCF or Fide to play in this section. Defending Texas State Amateur Champion may also play in this section. Texas Scholastic High School Champions (either South or North Central) may also play in this section. Foreign unrateds may play in this section and at TDs discretion may be required to play in Championship section. G/90 with 30 sec. increment. Foreign players must disclose their FIDE ID number before 1st round in order to play in Championship section. Default late forfeiture time is one hour. TD may extend this time at TD’s discretion. $$ 1,000-500-250, 2200-2399 $750, U2200 $750. Amateur: U2000 & unrated. Rds. 1-7 G/90 with 30 sec increment. $$ 800-400-200. B $$ 600-300-150, C 500-250-125, U1400 $500-250-125, U1200 $400, U1000 $300 Unrated $200. Both: TCA membership required. Other states accepted. EF: $89 if received by 5/19, else $99. $80 Junior (U19) if received by 5/19 else $90, Senior (over 65)/Handicapped/ additional family participant $53 if receive by 5/19 else $65. Add $5 for CC phone entries; pre-reg requires pre-payment. After 5/24 all registration and changes on site only; all changes including withdrawals, $10 after 5/24. 4 day: Reg. Friday 5/26, 6:15 pm-7:15. Rds. Fri: 7:45, Sat: 2:45 pm - 7:30, Sun: 11:00 am - 5:15 pm, Mon: 9:30 am - 2:15 pm. 3 day: Reg. Sat. 5/27, 9-9:30 am, Rd. 1 at 10 am then merge with 4 day. Foreign Unrated must play in Championship section. Registrations that do not indicate 4 or 3 day schedule will be put in the 3 day. HR: $99/99/99/99, 972-929-8181or 800-222-8733 reserve by 5/6 and ask for Chess rate. Note that tournament players and/or their families can purchase a hot breakfast for $12. Inquire at cash register in the atrium near the hotel front desk. Free Parking. Up to two 1/2 pt byes available if requested before end of rd. 2 and before receiving full point bye, but byes for both rounds 6 AND 7 not permitted.

K-12 Scholastic on Saturday, 5/27. 5-SS, Rds. G/30 d5, EF: $29 by 5/19, $45 after; Pre-reg. requires pre-payment. After 5/24 all registration and changes on site only; all changes $10 after 5/19. No refunds after 5/24, $10 handling fee for refunds before 5/24. Registration 8:15-8:45 am, Rd. 1 at 9:30 am, rest ASAP with small lunch break. Sections: K-12 Championship and K-12 U1000. Prizes: Trophies to top 12 individuals, top five teams in each section. K-12 U1000 also top three unrateds. Medals to those who do not win a trophy. Ent: Dallas Chess Club, C/O Barbara Swafford, 2709 Longhorn Trail, Crowley, TX 76036. Info: Barb Swafford, 214-632-9000, info@dallaschess.com www.dallaschess.com NS. NC. W. FIDE.


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 June 2017   Dallas Chess Club, 200 S Cottonwood Dr, C, Richardson, TX 75080, Club: 972-231-2065, Info: 214-632-9000   MC Visa Discover are accepted at major tournaments
  DCC Membership Rates : Regular $150, 6 month $80, Out of Dallas / Collin County $120, 6 month out of county $70, Full time Student with ID/Junior (under 19) $100, Senior (Over 65) $120, Family $200, Sustaining $200     1 2

 

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Friday Fundraiser

  Unless otherwise stated, all tournaments are at Dallas Chess Club, and all tournaments require US Chess Federation membership