Orlando Chess Club & Development Center (OCC)

 The Orlando Chess Club & Development Center live streaming during their casual chess nights on Thursdays from 6-11pm at Full Sail University (Across from the Winter Park Costco)

The Orlando Chess Club & Development Center live streaming during their casual chess nights on Thursdays from 6-11pm at Full Sail University (Across from the Winter Park Costco)

4SS G/75;d5 Weekly Rated Tournament


NEW WEEKLY USCF-RATED CHESS FORMAT

Orlando Chess Club & Development Center, Inc., hosting at Full Sail University, is pleased to announce a new weekly USCF-rated 4SS G/75;d5 Open tournament format that allows tournament players of all ages and ratings to participate in one (1) G/75;d5 game each week for four (4) weeks at the beautiful Full Sail University campus in Winter Park.


BENEFITS OF A 4-WEEK TOURNAMENT

The recurring 4-week format will take place on Friday nights, starting on Friday, June 22, 2018, and is unique in that it offers tournament players the opportunity to:

  • Play one rated G/75;d5 round each week for 4 weeks.
  • Continuously develop their regular tournament rating.
  • Prepare for their following week opponent.
  • Maintain their long-format stamina and exercise their tournament playing skills a few hours each week.
  • Stay better prepared for weekend tournament events.

MONTHLY TOURNAMENT FORMAT:
4SS G/75;d5
(1 game per week)

TOURNAMENT PRIZE FUND:

100% of player entry fees will provide the basic prize fund with additional charitable donations provided by:
Central Florida Chess Club (CFCC) $100
Orlando Chess House (OCH) $100
Orlando Chess & Games (OCG) $100
Orlando Chess Academy (OCA) $100

CASH PRIZES:
1st Place, 2nd Place, 3rd place
U1800 1st place & U1400 1st place
 

TOURNAMENT SCHEDULE:

Round 1- June 22, 2018
Round 2 – July 6, 2018
Round 3 – July 13, 2018
Round 4 - July 20, 2018

Onsite Registration: Up to 1 hour before round 1.
Round begins: 6:30pm or 7pm (plan on being there at 6:30pm) each week


ENTRY FEE:
$20 before June 21, 2018
$25 After

ADDRESS:
Full Sail University

3260 University Blvd.
Winter Park, FL 32792

TOURNAMENT ROOM:
WEEK 1: 3F-129 (175 University Park Dr, Winter Park, FL 32792)
WEEKS 2-4: Building 2, Room 106

(Please text Terrance at 407-721-4262 for assistance)

EVENT CONTACT INFORMATION:
Terrance Washington
407-721-4262
twashington@fullsail.com
or
Arnold Banner
561-714-2562
abanner99@ucf.knights.edu