The Miramar Chess Club will hold a U.S. Chess Federation (USCF) rated 5-round Swiss tournament for up to 50 players. All rounds are Game in 20 minutes, with 5-second delay.
Date: June 3rd, 2023
Location: Sunset lakes community center (2801 SW 186th Ave, Miramar, FL, 33029)
Sections: U1900 & U1400
Prize Money: All Cash Prizes based 40 participants or more. U1900 (1st $300 + Trophy; 2nd $150 + Medal; 3rd $100 + Medal). U1400 (1st $100 + Trophy; 2nd Medal; 3rd Medal).
Some details and rules
- All USFC rules will be applicable.
- US Chess membership required and can be done when you sign-up for the tournament.
- Chess set, boards and clocks NOT provided.
- Rated players may play in eligible sections as shown in above Section prize details.
- Unrated may play in any but will be not eligible for cash prizes.
- Sections may be merged or changed for pairing purposes.
- No Smoking. No computers. No electronic devices during play.
- No food or outside open container beverages are allowed in the playing hall or any of the other meeting rooms used for the chess tournament and side activities.
- COVID-19 POLICY: Masks are optional. At the discretion of the organizer, based on evolving health conditions, masks may be required. Any changes to the mask guidance will be posted to this website.
- All games will start at their scheduled time without delay.
- Early Registration – $45 USD until May28th.
- Registration closes on June 1st at 5pm EST
- No Onsite Registration
- Withdraw before May 28th, Full Refund
- After May 29th, 50% Refund.
- No Refunds after June 1st.
Agenda & Round times:
- 8:30am – Doors Open
- 9:00am – Opening Ceremony and TD announcements
- 9:30am – Rd. 1
- 11:00am – Rd. 2
- 12:00pm – Lunch/Break
- 1:00pm – Rd. 3
- 2:30pm – Rd. 4
- 4:00pm – Rd. 5
- 5:30pm – Closing Ceremony