Upcoming Chess Opportunities

Saturday, September 30th Fall Scholastic Classic Chess Tourney

Danville School Complex, Danville, Arkansas 72833 (use Google maps, we compete in one cafeteria with skittles in the other)
Five Sections, see entry form and flyer to determine the appropriate section and to pre-register.
Sections 2 thru 5 CXR rated! Premiere Section 1 rated with both CXR and USCF!
Only Premier section participants require a current USCF membership, which is available.
Flyer with entry form here: http://westarkchess.com/wp-content/uploads/2017/09/Fall-Scholastic-Classic.pdf
Trophies for 1st, 2nd, 3rd in each section, plus team awards
Certificates for all players with a positive “Plus” score of more than half available points.
Higher or CXR or USCF ratings used.
Please bring your labelled board, pieces and clock if you have them; limited numbers will be available for use.
Chess store will also be available.
Entry Fee: only $ 8 when mailed by 9/23/17 or by arrangement; $ 12 after 9/23 postmark or exact cash at the door.
Registering in ADVANCE strongly preferred, and also discounted; please see flyer.
Questions: Karis 479-420-6354 or KarisCM@cox.net


Saturday October 14th National Chess Day AR vs OK 2nd Annual Friendly Feud

Friedman Mincer Bldg. 1100 Garrison Ave. (at Towson/11th), Ft. Smith, AR
LOTS of Fast Chess: a Game 5 Blitz, plus Game 10 and Game 20 Quick competition all USCF Blitz and Quick rated. USCF req’d.
Access flyer with entry form here: http://westarkchess.com/wp-content/uploads/2017/09/Friendly-Feud-2017.pdf
Award for top individual from each state in each time control, plus overall and our travelling team award box and braggin’ rights on the line. Last year we had ages 7 to 70+ and all skill levels, from masters to newbies.
Chess store will be available.
Entry Fee: $ 12 by 10/5/17; $ 20 after. $5 less for second member in same household.
Registering in ADVANCE strongly preferred, and discounted as noted above. Details on flyer.
Questions: Karis 479-420-6354 or KarisCM@cox.net


Saturday October 21 Acorns in Little Rock

10701 West Baseline Road. Little Rock, AR 72209
3 rounds; G/60d5; USCF Dual Quick and Regular Rated.
Paying 80% back to players ($20/$12 in 8-player sections)
Access Flyer here: http://westarkchess.com/wp-content/uploads/2017/09/SWLR-Acorns-Tourney-10.21.17.pdf
Entry Fee: $ 5
Questions: Ryland Brown. ryland@gatewayseminars.com


Tuesday November 7th SIMUL with former Arkansas State Champion and National Master TONY DAVIS

Sponsored by Southwest Little Rock Chess Club
10701 West Baseline Road. Little Rock, AR 72209
To apply see www.swlrchessclub.com Students encouraged to apply.


Saturday November 11th Veteran’s Day Memorial

$1225 Prize Fund, much guaranteed, 3 sections.
Friedman Mincer Bldg. 1100 Garrison Ave. (at Towson/11th), Ft. Smith, AR
Flyer and Entry Form: http://westarkchess.com/wp-content/uploads/2017/09/Veterans-Day-Memorial-8.18.17-.pdf
Blitz Side Event and Chess Store also available
Entry Fee: $ 30 by 11/5/17; Less $10 for K-12 students, veterans & active military by 11/5/17. See flyer for full details.
Questions: Karis Bellisario KarisCM@cox.net

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