Saturday, February 15, 2020
Venue: Hyatt Regency SFO
1333 Bayshore Hwy, Burlingame, CA 94010
Discounted parking for chess players!
To reserve a room at a discounted prize, please follow the link: https://www.hyatt.com/en-US/group-booking/SFOBU/G-MCHI
Four-player teams plus optional alternate. Average of the team players rating must be under 1200.
January 2020 Supplement, CCA min, & TD discretion used to place players accurately.
Individual player's rating can be over 1200, but average of the team must be under1200.
Saturday: 9AM - 10AM
ROUNDS & TIME CONTROL
Time Control: G/30 d5 (Game in 30 minutes with 5 second delay each move.)
All teams are enterred in one Open section.
Prizes will be awarded based on the average rating of the team.
Individual byes will be treated as forfeit, and players in the team need to adjust their placing accordingly, and/or use an alternate player.
The whole team can take a pre-requested half point bye. This half point will be for the team standing.
Top team u1200
Top team u900
Top team u600
Top team u300
Top “Girls” team
Top “School” team
Top “Club” team
Trophies to top scorer on each board (1-4)
$49/player by 2/7.
2/8-14: $20 late fee per player & Onsite.
A change fee equal to the late fee will apply for any changes, other than bye requests within 3 days of the tournament
USCF membership required
Chief TD: NTD John McCumiskey, Asst. TD: NTD Richard Koepcke
Organziers: STD, FA Abel Talamantez, and STD, FA Dr. Judit Sztaray