Registration Form
Tournament
45TH ANNUAL SOUTHERN CALIFORNIA OPEN
Rounds
6
Start Date
08/31/2024
End Date
09/02/2024
Sections
OPEN - 3-days (1)
OPEN - 2 days (1)
U2200 - 3 days (0)
U2200 - 2 days (0)
U2000 - 3 days (0)
U2000 - 2 days (0)
U1800 - 3 days (0)
U1800 - 2 days (0)
U1600 - 3 days (0)
U1600 - 2 days (0)
U1400 - 3 days (0)
U1400 - 2 days (0)
U1200 - 3 days (2)
U1200 - 2 days (0)
Players
Follow
Tournament Information

HOTEL

  • Location: Marriott San Diego Airport/Liberty Station
    Address: 2592 Laning Rd, San Diego, CA 92106
    Phone: 619-221-1900
    Website: www.marriott.com/
    Rate: $289 (book by August 3, 2024)
    Note: Book early to ensure availability.

PRIZE FUND

Total: $20,000 (100% Guaranteed)

FORMAT

  • 6 Round Swiss, 7 Sections

  • 3-Day Schedule: G/100 +30 second increment

  • 2-Day Schedule: First 3 games G/40, with 5 second delay, then merge
    FIDE Rated: Open & U2200 Sections (except for the 2-day schedule)

PRIZES

  • OPEN SECTION: 1st $2,200, 2nd $1,400, 3rd $1,000, 4th $600,5th $400, 6th $200; BU2300 $800, 2nd $400

  • U2200: 1st $1,400, 2nd $800, 3rd $400, 4th $200

  • U2000: 1st $1,300, 2nd $700, 3rd $400, 4th $200

  • U1800: 1st $1,300, 2nd $700, 3rd $400, 4th $200

  • U1600: 1st $1,200, 2nd $600, 3rd $300, 4th $200

  • U1400: 1st $800, 2nd $400, 3rd $200, 4th $100

  • U1200: 1st $600, 2nd $300, 3rd $200, 4th $100

ONSITE REGISTRATION

  • 3-Day: 8:30 to 9:30 AM Saturday

  • 2-Day: 8:00 to 9:00 AM Sunday

ROUNDS

3-Day: 10 AM & 4 PM on Sat, 10 AM & 4:30 PM on Sun, 10 AM & 4 PM Mon
2-Day: 9:30 AM, 11:30 AM, 1:30 PM & 4:30 PM on Sun; 10 AM & 4 PM Mon

ENTRY FEE

  • Early Bird: $110 (by 7/31)

  • Regular: $130 (by 8/21)

  • Late: $150 (after 8/21)

  • On-Site: $170

  • Special: $90 (U1200 or unrated)

SPECIAL NOTES

  • GMs, WGMs, IMs, & WIMs: Free entry (prize deduction of $100)

  • Unrated: Not eligible for cash prizes (book or clock prize only)

  • Re-entry Fee: $75 (must be U2300)

  • Refund Charge: $15

  • Forfeit Fine: $25 (contact Chuck ASAP if unable to make a round)

  • Cell Phones: Not allowed during play

MEMBERSHIPS

  • Active USCF membership is required.  We have discounted $11 USCF vouchers for youth memberships only. Please, contact Irina at k12sdcc@gmail.com.
  • SCCF Membership: Required for Southern California residents ($20, or $15 if under 18)
     

BYES

  • Two half-point byes allowed (book at least 1 hour before the round)
  • Last Round Byes: Must be requested before round 3 and are irrevocable


CONTACT

Chuck Ensey

  • Phone: (858) 432-8006

  • Website: San Diego Chess Club (www.SanDiegoChessClub.org)

 

Participant Information
  * USCF #
 

This tournament requires a U.S. Chess ID (USCF #).
Find My U.S. Chess ID
Register for a new U.S. Chess ID

*

If your school/team is not listed, please enter it below:

(For Kindergarten, use 0)
Payment Information
* Entry Type

If selecting a $0 option, billing information can be skipped.


 

All transactions are secured by SSL + / Stripe™.
No personal financial information is recorded by CaissaChess.