Saturday December 26
at 1st Congregational Church, 615 N First St, DeKalb
Registration: 8:45-9:20am; after that: 1/2-point bye
Rounds: 9:30am / 11:35am / Lunch / 1:50pm / 3:55pm with conclusion anticipated before 6pm.
4 Sections: Open, Reserve: U1600, Booster: 1000-1250, SuperBooster: U1000, all subject to adjustment and combination at TD discretion.
Format: 4 Rounds, Game/55; delay 5 seconds
G/55 with 5 second delay. This means each player has 55 minutes to make all moves in a game and up to 5 additional seconds for each move. This means the event will be dual-rated and count towards both the US Chess regular and quick ratings.
Cost: $8 with advance registration, $12 otherwise, limited to first 64 entries. Payable at door.
All equipment provided. Entrant equipment not to be used without TD authorization in order to preserve the peace.
To pre-register: email name, USCF ID, and desired section to firstname.lastname@example.org.