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Tournament
Denver Open 2024
Rounds
5
Start Date
06/15/2024
End Date
06/16/2024
Sections
Championship (9)
U2000 (5)
U1700 (8)
U1400 (8)
U1100 (9)
Players
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Tournament Information

June 15 - 16, 2024
Site: Sheraton Denver Tech Center Hotel 7007 S Clinton St, Greenwood Village, CO 80112 Phone: 303-799-6200
Directions:  The Hotel is off I-25, exit 197, go east on East Arapahoe Rd., Turn right on S Clinton St. Hotel Address: 7007 S Clinton St., a light rail links from downtown Denver to Arapahoe at Village Center Station, Cross walk to east side of I-25, then bus to 7007 S Clinton St.
Time Control:  All Sections, G/90; +30 second increment from move 1.
Sections: Championship (Players between 1999-1700 are considered playing up a section; therefore 1700 is the Minimum USCF Rating) – FIDE RATED
USCF-RATED sections: U2000,  U1700, U1400, U1100

CHECK IN IS NOT REQUIRED to be paired. IF YOU PAID, YOU WILL BE PAIRED, Unless bye requested. 

Entry Fee: Championship (FIDE Rated): GM/IM/WGM/WIM Free if complete tournament; Players between 1999-1700 are considered playing up a section; Championship Section Entry, DCC Members $80 and Non-Members $90 by 6/08/2024, after early date DCC Mem $90 and Non-DCC $100 by 6/14/2024, ($10 more entry at site; $10 more to play up one section; $10 more for Unrated players to play in any section but U1100. Other than place prizes in Championship section, a maximum prize for unrated player playing in under section is $250) - ENTRY for ALL other Sections (U2000, U1700, U1400, U1100): DCC Members $70 and Non-Members $80 by 6/08/2024, after early date DCC Mem $80 and Non-Mem $90 by 6/14/2024; ($10 more to play up one section). Juniors (ages under 14) can enter at DCC discount rate of $10. ($10 more if entry at site 9am-9:30am, and 1st round half point bye) - USCF membership required: Renew or join here: https://new.uschess.org/form/membership

Prizes    $8100 PRIZE FUND with 5 Sections: Championship - FIDE RATED [1st, 2nd, 3rd, 4th]: $1000, $650, $400, $300; U2000: $300; Top three prizes guaranteed, rest of prizes based on 180 paid entries; - Other sections [1st, 2nd, 3rd, 4th]: - U2000: $600, $400, $250, $150; - U1700: $550, $350, $225, $125; - U1400: $500, $300, $200, $100, - U1100: $500, $300, $200, $100; and there is a $100 prize for biggest upset in each 5 sections. SPECIAL TEAM PRIZE $100; Best combined score, Team of Father-Son, Daughter, Son In-law, or Daughter In-law

Registration    Online Only at denverchess.com - Limited to 264. ($10 more if entry at site and 1st round half point bye). Online Registration closes when 264 players are reached or otherwise at 9am for the other sections on 6/15.
Round Times:    Round 1-5: Saturday 10 am, 2:30 pm, 7 pm; Sunday 10 am 3 pm
Entries    Questions: Earle Wikle or JC MacNeil
Phone    TD: Tom Nelson: 303.880.4332 or Earle Wikle: 719-208-0909 or JC MacNeil: 303.883.2684
Email    tmbdnelson@comcast.net; or earle.wikle7@gmail.com
Bye Policy: Only one half point bye will be allowed between Rd. 1 through 4. Byes for Rd 3 & 4, must be signed up 15min before round 3. Bye’s for Round 5 will be scored as zero, but will not be considered a withdrawal.

 

 

Terms and Conditions

Bye Policy
Only one half point bye will apply to a players score with regards to winning prize money. Bye’s for Round 5 will be scored as zero, but will not be considered a withdrawal.

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Registration: https://caissachess.net/online-registration/index/4377

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Notes: Please read carefully. 

CHECK IN IS NOT REQUIRED to be paired. IF YOU PAID, YOU WILL BE PAIRED, Unless bye requested. RD 1. at 10am.  

The Denver Chess Club reserves the right to change tournament specifications as deemed appropriate.

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