2015 SPF World Open for Boys & Girls to take place at the historic 4 Diamond Brown Hotel in Louisville, Kentucky!
November 20-22, 2015
6SS, G/45 d5- Official Qualifier for the SPF Girls’ Invitational. Venue: The Brown Hotel, Louisville. $100,000+ in prizes (lots of trophies, chess prizes & scholarships).
CHAMPIONSHIP SECTIONS (November 21-22): K-2, 3-5, 6-8 and 9-12 grades in separate sections for Girls and Boys.
TIME CONTROLS: All games will be G/45 d5.
ROUND TIMES: Sat rd 1: 10 am, rd 2: 12 pm, rd 3: 2:30 pm / Sun rd 4: 9:30 am, rd 5: 12:00 pm, rd 6: 2:30pm
EF: $39 UNTIL 9/30, $59 until 10/15, $69 until 11/16, $89 after.
ADDITIONAL EVENTS: Q & A and 25 board Simul against GM Susan Polgar 11/20 6:30pm EF $29 UNTIL 10/15, $49 after. 11/21- Puzzle Solving Championship (one section) 5-5:30pm. EF $19 UNTIL 10/15, $29 until 11/16, $39 after. Blitz Championship. G/5+0 starts at 5:45pm. EF $19 UNTIL 10/15, $29 until 11/16, $39 after.
HOTEL: Special Room Rate $129. 335 W Broadway, Louisville, KY. Call (502) 583-1234 for reservations.
ORGANIZER: Ryan Velez firstname.lastname@example.org
About the Brown Hotel, Louisville’s Most Legendary Hotel
A Louisville legend, the Brown Hotel is beloved by generations of guests for its Georgian-Revival elegance and timeless Southern charm. Anchoring downtown Louisville with a firm grasp on history paired with a 21st century appreciation for hospitality, this landmark hotel at the corners of Fourth and Broadway blends breathtaking architectural features with the modern amenities and services today’s most discerning travelers expect. From exquisite event space to the city’s finest dining, the Brown infuses every experience with gentility and refinement.
Listed on the National Register of Historic Places, the Brown’s prime location offers easy access to many of Louisville’s most in-demand destinations, including the Brown Theatre (across the street), the Palace Theatre (half a block) and the Kentucky International Convention Center (seven blocks). The hotel holds the coveted AAA Four Diamond rating, a testament to its setting, service and exquisite sense of style.
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– GM Susan Polgar