Event Registrants for 2023 THE VILLAGES OPEN *

--- Section A Premier Section ---
Registrant Name USCF ID Rating Skd Byes
Theodore Slade 14904076 2149
Yang Shen 15953742 2071
Abhiram Pothuri 15560780 2065
Alan Schalk 10025796 2007
Arav Patel 16590231 2000
Nate Ziegler 15967852 1990
Jackie Liu 14268185 1979
David Androuin 30453599 1942/15
Sam Sokhanvari 12627498 1928
Akshat Suresh 16531207 1922
Michael Kind 12951317 1886
Srijan Ganta 15429324 1805
Brooks Chandler 15764788 1777
--- Section B U1850 Section ---
Registrant Name USCF ID Rating Skd Byes
Aaron Hawkins 12745181 1814
Thomas Dionne 10039134 1806
Om Mishra 30019665 1782
Paul Leggett 12481864 1744
Bill Waite 10130361 1726
Frank Pan 14931171 1703
DAVID RAYMOND 10231841 1700 3
Aakash Jani 17179264 1698
Sophie Li 17143614 1692
Agrim Kumar 16383244 1682
Mike Ward 10067120 1651
Prajit Manivannan 16776803 1645
Analaya Muneepeerakul 16128815 1640
Barry Jaffe 12252310 1616
Richard Stein 12100710 1613
David Stearns 12329600 1612
Janusz Gromnicki 12713961 1600
Soham Patel 16590246 1592
Ryan Ratliff 17274746 1588
Kevin Liu 14268205 1587
Akash Athi Kesavan 30182995 1555
Bill Putnam 12703789 1554
Joe Libretto 30143996 1520
Rasul Gazizulin 30693056 1513/17
Nick Liu 14268211 1473
Jesse Deng 15847521 1466
--- Section C U1500 Section ---
Registrant Name USCF ID Rating Skd Byes
Monroe Steindorf 12415795 1400
Aashish Jagan 17118825 1393
Ishir Kumar 16761946 1380
Haoyang Liu 30055113 1357
Neal Shankar 14390798 1341
Grace Yang 17122026 1339
Brian Lee Morris 14216012 1316 3
Bavi Whale 16484705 1307
John Jankowsky 16499453 1296
Dean Johnson 30260747 1291/24
Daniel Kan 11307221 1255
Celine Chen 30485114 1245
Scott Leslie 12492954 1242
Andrew Xu 16109747 1242
Steve Fales 14253987 1228
Jim Ring 16568326 1225/06
Gary Astrologes 12393791 1200
Sigifredo Botero 17073780 1187/09
Addison Baumstark 30048663 1182
Nathan Thompson 30406595 1157/14
Alex Simes 30893972
--- Section D U1200 Section ---
Registrant Name USCF ID Rating Skd Byes
Austin Lee 14818612 1199
Sonam Jani 16948743 1148
Ellen Wanek 14569155 1083
Alyssa Mogg 30742888 1059/11
Tim Staley 12625534 1046
Chuck Downing 30459342 1035/06
Kasimir Baumstark 30071930 1004
Klim Vasilyeu 30165242 884
Omar Mills 30212549 844/15
Aanya Kumar 16619791 804
Jackson Blouet 17090260 798
Meera Jani 16877674 757
Robert Connell 30657959 633/08
Cole Allen 30167660 333/17
Adam Mucklow 30896085 1
Andres Zuniga 30953197
Mason Stauffer 30955478 4
Tyler Lowrey 30882436
* Online registrants only. May not include entries otherwise received (mail, phone, etc.)

Event Summary

Name: 2023 THE VILLAGES OPEN
Desc: Currently closed for registration for capacity : please email to be on a waiting list . TheVillagesChessClub@outlook.com ========================================== Dates: February 25 - 26 2023 **************************************************************** No residency restrictions ************************************************************** USCF Regular Rated 4-round Swiss Chess Tournament w/ 4 sections: A - Premier (Minimum rating of 1800), B - U1850, C - U1500, D -U1200 TIME CONTROLS: G/90; incr. 5 seconds (All Rounds) ************************************************************** FORMAT: 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. One (1) half-point Bye is allowed, but must be requested one hour prior to Round 2 start **************************************************************** ROUNDS: Saturday 9:30AM, 2:00PM Sunday 9:30 AM and 2:00PM ************************************************************** ENTRY FEE: $40, No On-Site Registration ************************************************************* PRIZES: (Based on 70 Paid Entries) Premier :1st place $400 2nd $200; U1850: 1st $ 250 2nd $125 U1500: $150 2nd $100 U1200 $100 2nd $50 Other: Unrated prize limit based on TD discretion. Trophies for 1st place in all sections. ************************************************************** REGISTRATION: Active USCF membership is required. Online entries at www.ChessRegister.com; Limited to 80 entries Registration confirmed upon receipt of paid entry fee. ONLY ADVANCED REGISTRATIONS ACCEPTED, THERE WILL BE NO ONSITE REGISTRATION AVAILABLE; Registration deadline 2/22/2023 at 5pm. Mail-in reg. (deadline date 2/22/2023): 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. No computers *************************************************************** Sections may have limitations to the qty. of entries (TBD). Tournament Director reserves the right to combine/modify sections. In addition, the TD may restrict the moving up to another section based on the number of entries in that section. Prizes depending on entries. Updates will be provided as registration proceeds via e-mail. Players can move up to the next section if their USCF rating from the Golden Data Base at the time of the tournament is within 50 points of the next higher section. UNRATED PLAYERS MAY PLAY IN U1500 OR U1200 SECTIONS ONLY, TD will review the section chosen for appropriateness. ************************************************************** COVID-19 PROTOCOLS :TBD It is the responsibility of every player to determine the potential risks and participation in over-the-board chess tournaments. Ultimately, it is an individual decision on whether or not to play. Precautionary measures will be in place to prevent and reduce the spread of COVID-19 among players and limited spectators allowed at the event. By registering and attending this event, you acknowledge the contagious nature of COVID-19 and voluntarily assume all risk that you may be exposed to or infected by COVID-19 Direction / Guidance will be issued in early 2023 as recommended by the CDC and State / Local governments. • No Food or Drink is allowed in the playing room, except for Bottled Water or Liquids in tightly closed containers. Keep your personal items to a minimum. • Cell Phones – Players choosing to bring in cell phones do so at their own risk as tournament staff are unable to watch over them. Cell phones are required to be turned off and placed inside the box provided at the boards. The cell phone shall remain inside the box until the completion of the player’s game. •Hand sanitizers, wipes and masks will be available throughout the chess playing room. Please bring your own supplies additionally. Lodging: A separate email will be forthcoming with agreed to discounts.
Location: Laurel Manor Recreation Center,1985 Laurel Manor Drive, The Villages, FL 32162
Starts: Saturday 25 Feb 2023
Ends: Sunday 26 Feb 2023
Registration Ends: Wednesday 22 Feb 2023 5 p.m.
Rounds: 4
Organizer Email: The Villages Chess Club