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46th Papa Gino's Open

Tournament Details Revised: 10/24/2015 4:53:44 AM
General Information
Event Organizer: Matt Gosselin  
Event Location: Papa Gino's Waltham, 1018 Lexington Street, Waltham, MA 02452   [ Directions ]
Event Date: Sunday, December 06, 2015
Time Control: 4SS, G/30
Rounds Time: Round 1 at 10:00, others as previous round is completed.
Byes: 1/2 point bye available in round one, but must notify organizer in advance.
Prize Info: Trophies to the top three in each section. Plus medals if you score 3 points and don't win a trophy. Special medals for all Age 5 and under even if they don't win a trophy!
Inquiry: matthewgosselin24@yahoo.com    978-969-2409
Registration Information
Entry Fee: Adv. $20. $25 door.
Registration - Onsite: 9:45am - 10:00am
Registration - Mail: Payable: Matthew Gosselin. Mail entry to: Matthew Gosselin, 5 Apple Rd. #22, Beverly, MA 01915
Membership Requirement: USCF membership required. (State memberships not required for 1st time players.) **
Sections Information
Tournament Sections: Under 1200, Under 800, Under 400
Tournament Rules and Other Information
  • Only first 30 entries will be accepted, due to limited number of tables. Please send entry as soon as possible.
  • You play all 4 rounds. Ok to play up.
  • Email entries recieved by the Tuesday before Sunday the day of the event will be
  • given the advance entry fee. Email entries recieved Wednesday thru Friday will be
  • a $22 fee. Saturday $23.
  • Bring sweaters playing area is often cold!

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  • Remember that each player is responsible for bringing and setting up their clock. Please refer to the Metrowest Chess Club Digital Clock Guide for instructions on how to set digital clocks.
  • MACA does not recommend but allows US Chess approved electronic scorekeeping devices. Please note that some national tournaments held by US Chess ban electronic scorekeeping, so be sure to know how to keep score without aid of electronics.
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