Wednesday, December 16, 2009

Friday Night Blitz at TMCC

IM Angelo Young sends along this information about this week's blitz tournament at Touch Move Chess Center:

December 18 (Friday). TMCC (Open) Blitz Championship. 5639 N. Ashland Ave. Chicago Illinois 60660 (773 627-2759) .5-Rds Double Swiss, G/5 in One Section: Open $$ EF: $ 5 TMCC member -$10 non-member cash entries only. Rds will start 7:00pm *Promptly and successive rounds posted as soon as they are ready. No bye allowed only for late entry. Higher of USCF and Quick used for pairings and prizes. Limited to 30 players. Bring your own chess clock, No smoking.

Prizes: (based on 30)
1st - $ 60
2nd - $ 30

Under 1800
1st - $30
2nd -Chess book or DVD

Under 1400 (unrated)
1st - $30
2nd - Chess Book or DVD