Event Registration for 2019 THE VILLAGES OPEN

Event Summary

Desc: DATES: FEBRUARY 15-17, 2019 ************************************************************** NO RESIDENCE OR AGE RESTRICTIONS; OPEN TO ALL PLAYERS ************************************************************** USCF Regular Rated 5-round Swiss chess tournament; Game/90 min; delay 5 sec., exception Round 1 (2 Day Schedule), Game/60 min; delay 5.sec. ************************************************************** FORMAT: OPEN section only; the only ratings accepted for pairing purposes will be the officially published ratings found in the latest USCF Golden Database as downloaded from their website. Two (2) half-point Byes are allowed, but must be requested at least an hour before the respective round. ************************************************************** ROUNDS (3 Day Schedule) : Friday 5:30 PM; Saturday 1:00 PM, 5:00 PM; Sunday 10:00 AM and 2:00 PM ROUNDS (2 Day Schedule) : Saturday 9:00 AM, 1:00 PM and 5:00 PM Sunday 10:00 AM and 2:00 PM ************************************************************** ENTRY FEE: $35 ************************************************************** PRIZES: (Based on 60 Entries) 1st place $400, 2nd place $200; U/1800: $150; U/1600: $100; U/1400: $75. ************************************************************** REGISTRATION: Active USCF membership is required. Online entries at www.ChessRegister.com; LIMITED TO FIRST 100 ENTRIES. Registration confirmed upon receipt of paid entry fee. ONLY ADVANCED REGISTRATIONS ACCEPTED, THERE WILL BE NO ONSITE REGISTRATION AVAILABLE; Registration deadline Thursday, February 14, 2019 at noon; Mail-in reg. (deadline date Feb-11-2019): send to Mike Moschos 2100 Odessa Circle, The Villages, FL 32162 ************************************************************** AMENITIES: Wheelchair accessible. Coffee and ice water provided. Refrigerator and microwave available for use. ************************************************************** CONTACT INFO: Mike Moschos 2100 Odessa Circle, The Villages, FL 32162 Phone: 407-497-2261 Email: TheVillagesChessClub@outlook.com ************************************************************** ----- Please bring a clock, set, and board.------ ************************************************************** Parents/guardians must accompany school-aged players. **************************************************************
Location: Laurel Manor Recreation Center,1985 Laurel Manor Drive, The Villages, FL 32162
Starts: Friday 15 Feb 2019
Ends: Sunday 17 Feb 2019
Registration Ends: Thursday 14 Feb 2019 noon
Rounds: 5
Organizer Email: The Villages Chess Club