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Inaugural Celebrating Diversity Championship

Sunday, June 14, 2020

Inaugural Celebrating Diversity
Chess Championship

sponsored by the Eade Foundation

All are welcome at this event, tournament is open to all USCF members

SPECIAL $1000 PRIZE TO THE BEST LGBTQ CHESS PLAYERS*
Offered by the Eade Foundation

 

Type: 4 rounds Swiss tournament
Time Control: G/45; d5

Onsite registration: 9:30 - 9:45AM
Rounds: 10AM, 11:45AM, 1:30PM, 3:15PM
Special trophy ceremony at 5PM

Prizes & Sections: $720 - based on 40 paid entries.
2 Sections: 1800+: $240, $120, $85 Best LGBTQ: $600

                  under1800: $150, $65, $60 Best LGBTQ: $400

* Players who identify themselves as part of the LGBTQ community during the registration will be eligible for the LGBTQ prizes.

 

Entry Fee: $30 for MI members, $35 for non-MI members.

Questions? Email to chessroom@milibrary.org

 

 

All bye requests must be made before the start of Round Two.

For more information, contact us at 415-393-0110 or chessroom@milibrary.org.

Location: 
Mechanics' Institute