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2019 Quarterly Saturday Series Tournaments

(August 10, November 9)

To pay online, go to our store and add the appropriate tournament to your cartClick this link to pay and register for this tournament.

Prizes: 80% returned. With 8-player sections. $40 to first, $24 for the bottom half class prize in all sections others than the top section.  Top section pays 1st and 2nd place.

Format: 3 Round Swiss, G/60; d5. Affects both Quick and Regular rating.

Round Times: 9:00 AM, 11:00 AM, 2 PM. Lunch (1:00 PM-2:00 PM)

Entry: $10

Registration: On-site from 7:15-7:45 AM.

Location: 10701 West Baseline Road. Little Rock, AR 72209

Contact: Ryland Brown. ryland@gatewayseminars.com

Please bring chess set and clock.

This is a USCF rated tournament and player must have an active membership. Check out www.uschess.org for membership info.

SEPTEMBER 14-15, 2019

$1200 based on 30 preregistered players. 80% payout of registrations.

EF: $50 by 9/1. $60 after or on-site. Register at link above or send to Ryland Brown. 10701 Baseline Road. Little Rock, AR 72209. Cash and credit accepted on-site. Must be 50+ by 9/14/19. Make checks payable to SWLR Chess Club. Two 1/2 point byes available, one for each day, if claimed before the start of the first round.

Schedule: 5 Round SS. Open(1600+) and Reserved sections. G/90;d5. Saturday Schedule: 9:00 AM, 1:30 PM, 5:30 PM. Sunday Schedule: 12:00 PM, 3:30 PM.

Awards: $1200 based on 30 preregistered players. 80% payout guaranteed. Open: 1st $450, 2nd $200, 3rd, $100. Reserved: 1st $250, 2nd $125, 3rd $100. Tournament and prize money open to players from any state, but plaque and “2018 Arkansas Senior Champion” title awarded to the top player from Arkansas. Award checks will be mailed within three business days.

Tournament Location: 10701 Baseline Road. Little Rock, AR 72209

Contact: Ryland Brown. arkansaschess@gmail.com. 501-203-9561