Presented by Kellogg Leadership for Community Change in conjunction with the Archangel 8 Chess Academy
Saturday January 17, 2008
$785.00 Total Cash Prizes
Each Participant must bring: Chess Set, Chess Board, Chess Clock and pencil. Must write notations.
This is a United States Chess Federation Open Rated Grand Prix. All players must be or must become a USCF member. Membership may be purchased at the door for an additional yearly fee.
Registration will be open from 8:30 a.m. until 9:15 a.m. Unpaid late entries must take a one half-point bye.
Byes available with advance notice to the tournament director at check in.
Rounds on Saturday begin at 9:45 a.m., 11:30 a.m., 1:15 p.m. and 3:00 p.m. (G/45)
SECTIONS – ENTRY FEES AND CASH PRIZES
OBAMA/MLK GRAND PRIX – EF $30, $40 ON SITE, Prizes based upon 15 entries.
1st Place $200, 2nd Place $100, 3rd Place $60, U1700 $50
NY State Senator Antoine M Thompson U1450, EF:$25, $30 on site, based upon 15 entries;
1st Place:$150, 2nd 100, 3rd Place $50
Pam Cahill Scholastics, 5 Rounds, Game/30, EF $10.00, $15.00 On Site.
Trophies for 1st, 2nd and 3rd Place
Rounds begin at 10am, 11am, Noon, 1pm and 2pm.
Make checks payable and mail to: Archangel 8 Chess Academy, Jan. Grand Prix, 60F Guilford Lane, Buffalo NY 14221,current USCF Rating and Section of participation. Or email to Arcangel8chess@yahoo.com.
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