Thursday, May 2, 2019
Welcome to the 2019 Mechanics' Institute Rapid Championship, Presented by PRO Chess League. This will be 5 rounds, FIDE and USCF rated. Time control will be G/15 +2. GM Jon Ludvig Hammer has confirmed entry. This event will be held on Thursday May 2, 2019.
- Round 1: 6:00pm
- Round 2: 6:45pm
- Round 3: 7:30pm
- Round 4: 8:15pm
- Round 5: 9:00pm
Winner of the Championship section will be crowned the 1st Mechanics' Institute Rapid Champion.
$1,440 (Based on 60 entries)
$40 for members and public.
Registration starts on 04/05/2019 and ends on 05/02/2019.
- Max of byes: 2
- Last round to request a bye: 1
- Number of rounds in tourney: 5
Mechanics' Institute, 57 Post Street, San Francisco