Open to adults and kids.The Ackles Center across the street from St. Joseph Grade School in South Bend (711 E Colfax Ave, South Bend, IN 46617). Time: round 1 at 9am (players meeting at 8:45am); all rounds as soon as possible after that. Three USCF rated sections: 1) K-3, U500: 5SS, G25 d5; 2) U1000: 4SS, G40 d5; 3) Open: 3SS, G55 d5. Prizes: trophies for the winners and runner ups of the lower sections; open section winner and runner up will split 60% of open section sign-up fees ($40/$20 based upon 10 registrants). Entry fee: $10, to by payed on-site by cash or check. Registration deadline is Thursday, July 27. Further details and registration here. All questions should be directed to Todd Walatka (firstname.lastname@example.org).
Oct 20 - 22, 2017 76th Annual Indiana State Chess Championship, Indianapolis
5/SS, G/120 d5 (3day), 2day Rd.1 G/60 d5.
Crowne Plaza Indianapolis Airport, 2501 S. High School Rd., Indianapolis, IN 46241.
Ph: 317-244-6861. HR: $109 by 9/15. $$ 3,000(grntd) Open: 1st, $500+plaque (IN.res.only), $400, X $300, A $300; Reserve(U1800): 1st $500+plaque (IN.res.only), $400, C $300, D/Under $300. UNR may only win overall place prizes. REG.: 3day Fri.6-6:30PM, 2day Sat.8-8:30AM. Rds: 3day Rd.1 Fri. 7PM, Sat.11:30, 4:30, Sun. 10:00, 4:00; 2day Rd.1 Sat. 9AM then merge. Top bd. in each section broadcast live at indianachess.org. EF: $50 by 10/13, $65 onsite, Reentry $25, player 13 yrs and under $25 by 10/18, $40 onsite, ISCA memb. reqd, OSA. 1 bye if before Rd.2, NO LAST BYES. ENTRIES: indianachess.org OR Mail to: Gerry Roberts, 700 S. Main St., Elkhart, IN 46516. MEMBERSHIP MTG. SUNDAY AT 2:30. Side Events: Indiana State Blitz Championship will be held Sat. night 10/21, see TLA.
Oct 21, 2017 Indiana State Blitz Championship, Indianapolis
5/SS, double rounds, G/5 d0. Crowne Plaza Indianapolis Airport, 2501 S. High School Rd., Indianapolis, IN 46241. Prizes: $$500(grntd), $200, $100, U1800 $100, U1400 $100. Round 1 will begin at 9PM. EF: $20 by 10/13 at indianachess.org OR Mail to: Gerry Roberts, 700 S. Main St., Elkhart, IN 46516, $25 onsite before 8:30PM. ISCA memb. reqd, OSA.