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Club Tournaments

November

Nov 25-27 - 2022 Thanksgiving Open (FIDE Rated)

 

WEEKLY TOURNAMENTS

FRIDAYS 
SECRET ACTION QUADS     6:00 PM 
  • 3 RR, G/10+2
  • USCF quick rated
  • MUST REGISTER BY 5:30pm
SATURDAYS 
LADDER DAY SATURDAY 10:30 AM - 4:30 PM 
  • $200 Unconditionally Guaranteed!!  
  • No registration required, just show up and get paired by TD
  • Entry included with Club Membership
  • USCF dual rated
  • Get ranked on the Ladder after 1st match
SATURDAY NIGHT MAIN EVENT     6:00 PM 
  • 4 SS, G/8+2
  • USCF blitz rated
  • $160 Unconditionally Guaranteed!!
  • MUST REGISTER BY 5:30pm
  • $10 entry fee per tournament
  • Free for GMs and IMs
  • Space is limited to the first 24 players to register
  • Must pass COVID-19 screening to participate
  • Registration by phone or in-person only
  • Must call Club at (314)361-2437 or visit during business hours (12-9)
  • Monthly or annual membership to the Chess Club and US Chess required



 

For more information, contact Mike Kummer

Phone: 314.361.2437

Email: mkummer@saintlouischessclub.org

A player may earn a full-point bye in a round. This happens when there are an odd number participants in the tournament (or section of a tournament). Typically the lowest ranked player receives the bye and earns a full point in the tournament standings.

 

A player may request one or more half-point byes in an event if that tournament allows half-point byes. All requests for byes should be made to the the chief Tournament Director by the deadline, which is typically prior to round 2. Byes will be allowed in any round unless the TD specifies otherwise. In both USCF and FIDE events, even if a player has requested or taken a half-point bye(s), a player is still subject to receiving a full-point bye in any round.