Where to Play
Daily Chess Puzzle
(May 19-20, 2012, Boise, ID)
In memory and appreciation of all our Idaho chess friends who are no longer with us.
Format: 5 Round Swiss System
Time Control: Game/90 Rd 1; Game/120 Rds 2-5. (A 5 second time delay is added to the time control. No time is deducted for using the 5 second time delay.)
2 Sections: OPEN and U1400 Reserve
Site: Boise State University (BSU) Student Union Building, Lookout Room, 1910 University Drive, Boise, Idaho.
Entry Fee: $30 ($25 if Under 18 or 60+ years old, BSU Chess Club members entry $10) if registered by Monday, May 14, 2012. Special Family Rate of $60. $5 more for any entry received after May 14, 2012. E-mail entries received by May 14, 2012 will lock in advance entry fee rate.
Current USCF Membership is required, available at site or online at www.uschess.org
Register & check in: 8:00 - 8:30 a.m. Saturday, May 19, 2011. Those not paid and checked in by 8:30 a.m. may not be paired in first round. Players arriving for round 2 (even if not known in advance) may take a first round bye as long as they arrive before the 2nd round starts (1:00 p.m.).
1/2 point bye (Maximum 1), Rounds 1-4 only. Must commit by end of Rd 2.
Prizes (Based on 30 Non-BSU Entries) (Note: for this calculation, Special Family Rate entries count as 2 players): Open: $200, $100, $75. Reserve: $100, $75, $50.
Entries: Jeff Roland, 1514 S. Longmont Ave., Boise, ID 83706-3732, or E-mail: firstname.lastname@example.org
Make all checks payable to Idaho Chess Association.
No Computers, No Smoking, Wheelchair access
Please bring sets and digital clocks (and knowing how to set them is a big plus!).