A Heritage Event
July 10 - August 7. 26th Wild Card Open. 5-SS. G/120d5. Pittsburgh Chess Club, 5604 Solway St. Suite 209, Pittsburgh PA 15217-1270. EF: $30 postmarked by 7/4, $35 at site, $5 discount to PCC members. $$ (460 b/25): $150-100-80-60-40-30. 1st prize based on tournament record. 2nd-6th prizes based on best poker hands. Win gets 2 cards, draw gets 1 card, upset win or draw of more than 100 points gets 1 bonus card. Reg 6 - 6:45pm on 7/10 (late arrivals may have to take ½-bye in Rd 1). Rds 7pm each Tuesday. Requests for ½-byes for rounds 4 & 5 must be made by the end of round 3. Info: 412-421-1881, http://www.pittsburghcc.org Ent: Pittsburgh Chess Club, Attn: Wild Card Open, 5604 Solway St. Suite 209, Pittsburgh PA 15217-1270. Checks payable to Pittsburgh CC. W. Sponsored & Organized by the Pittsburgh Chess Club.
Grand Prix Points : 6
2018 PA State Game/45 Championship. 4-SS. G/45d5. Assembly Room, Main Floor, William Pitt Union, Univ. of Pittsburgh, 5th Ave. & Bigelow Blvd., Pittsburgh PA 15213. 3 sections, $$ (695G): Championship: Open to all. EF: $30 postmarked by 7/27, $40 after. $200-100, U2000 $75, U1800 $50. Premier: Open to unrated or rated under 1600. EF: $25 postmarked by 7/27, $35 after. $$ $90-60, U1400 $50, U1200 $40, U1000 $30. Trophies to Top 2, Top 2 under 1400, Top 2 under 1200, and Top 2 under 1000. Scholastic: Open to K-12 who are unrated or rated under 900. EF: $15 postmarked by 7/27, $25 after. Trophies to Top 7, and Top 3 under 600. All: Trophies to 1st-2nd club and school teams combining 4-7 players from all sections. Reg ends 9:30am. Rds 9:45am – 11:30am - 1:15pm - 3pm. PSCF required $5 OSA. Info: firstname.lastname@example.org, 412-908-0286. Ent: PSCF, c/o Tom Martinak, 25 Freeport St., Pittsburgh PA 15223-2245. Checks payable to PSCF. W. Sponsored & Organized by the PA State Chess Federation & University of Pittsburgh Chess Club.
September 8. 9th Monroeville Chess Club (Late) Summer Sizzler. 5-SS. G/30d5. Cross Roads Presbyterian Church, 2310 Haymaker Road, Monroeville PA 15146-4326. EF: $10. Rds 10am - 11:15am - 1pm – 2:15pm - 3:45pm. Trophies to 1st-3rd, U1800, U1600, U1400, U1200, U1000, U800, U600. Reg 9-9:45pm. Ent: Thomas Magar, 1120 Jacks Run Road, North Versailles PA 15137-2726. Info: email@example.com http://www.mchess.freehostia.com/ 412-823-4493.
October 27. 10th Monroeville Chess Club Autumn Open. G/45d5. Cross Roads Presbyterian Church, 2310 Haymaker Road, Monroeville PA 15146-4326. USCF-rated: 4-SS. EF: $10. Rds 10am - 11:45am - 1:45pm - 3:30pm. Trophies to 1st-3rd, U1800, U1600, U1400, U1200, U1000, U800, U600. Not-rated: 3-RR. EF: $5. Rds 10am - 11:45am - 1:45pm. Trophies to 1st in each Quad. All: Reg 9-9:45pm. Ent: Thomas Magar, 1120 Jacks Run Road, North Versailles PA 15137-2726. Info: firstname.lastname@example.org http://www.mchess.freehostia.com/ 412-823-4493.