: 2018 THE VILLAGES OPEN
: ____ DATES: FEBRUARY 17-18, 2018 ____ 5-Round Swiss Sys. G/90, d5; affects Regular rating only.
REGISTRATION: Limited to first 60 entries, so early registration is advised; NO RESIDENCE OR AGE RESTRICTIONS; OPEN TO ALL PLAYERS; registration confirmed upon receipt of paid entry fee. Online entries at www.ChessRegister.com; mail-in entries until 12-Feb-2018 to:
Herbert Menendez / 3133 Jemima Ave. / The Villages, FL 32163.
Current USCF membership required. If not registered by 16-Feb-2018, call Herbert Menendez to confirm space availability. No computers. On-site registration 17-Feb-2018 from 7:30 AM to 8:30 AM .
PRIZES: (Based on 60 Entries) 1st place $300, 2nd place $150; U/1800: $100; U/1600: $75; U/1400: $50.
ENTRY FEE: $25 with online entry (preferred) or early mail-in entry; $30 cash only at the tournament site.
ROUNDS: Saturday at 9:00 AM, 2:00 PM, and 6:00 PM; Sunday 10:00 AM and 3:00 PM. Please bring chess sets, boards, and clocks.
LODGING: Hampton Inn, 11727 Northeast 63rd Drive, The Villages, FL 32162; (352) 259-8246
CONTACT INFORMATION: Herbert Menendez, (352) 203-4935;
: Laurel Manor Recreation Center,1985 Laurel Manor Drive, The Villages, FL 32162
: Saturday 17 Feb 2018
: Sunday 18 Feb 2018
: Saturday 17 Feb 2018 9 a.m.
The Villages Chess Club