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2010 Chess Information

Sponsored BySt. George Chess Center

Director: Alan Crooks

Assistants: Tom Martin and Kevin Ward

Tournament Director: Byron Doyle

Schedule:
Friday, Oct. 8 - 1:00 pm - 5:30 pm
Saturday, Oct. - 9 - 11:00 am - 6:00 pm

Venue:
St. George Chess Center, 354 E 600 S #301, St. George

Divisions: 5-Year Age Brackets - 50-54, 55-59, 60-64, 65-69, 70-74, 75-79, 80-84, 85-89, 90-94, 95-99, 100+Games officials reserve the right to cancel any event or combine age divisions due to insufficient entries.

Sport Fee: $5 Per Person

Registration Deadline
Early Bird Deadline (Save $20) – August 1
Final Registration Deadline – September 1

FORMAT / RULES
Tournament is sanctioned by USCF.
USCF rated tournament rules will govern play.
All participants must be members of USCF.
USCF memberships will be available for purchase at the on-site check-in desk.  Annual memberships - $41;  single event membership - $12.
The tournament will be run by a Certified Tournament Director.
All equipment will be provided by the St. George Chess Center, but participants are encouraged to bring their clock if they own one.
Participants will be divided into divisions according to age.
Each participant will play 5 rounds – 2 rounds on Friday and 3 rounds on Saturday.  
Participants must play in all sessions.  If a participant cannot attend a session due to conflict with another sport, a ½-point bye is available if the participant notifies the Tournament Director at least two hours before their round.
Participants must present their HWSG ID Badge at the venue check-in desk between 11:30 am and 12:30 pm on the first day of play. 
For additional information regarding this tournament go to stgeorgechess.com.

MEDALS and PRIZES
In each age division, Gold, Silver and Bronze medals will be awarded to the three highest scores.