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Westford July Open
Top two (2) sections FIDE rated

Tournament Details Revised: 12/22/2018 12:08:46 PM
General Information
Event Organizer: Alex Relyea  Visit Organizer Website
Event Location: Westford Regency Inn & Conference Center, 219 Littleton Road, Westford, MA 01886   [ Directions ]
Hotel Info: - Westford Regency Inn & Conference Center - 978.692.8200; 219 Littleton Road, Westford, MA 01886 - Hotel room: $129, mention Westford July Open by 13 June 2019
Event Date: Saturday, July 13, 2019
Sunday, July 14, 2019
Time Control: Time Control: - 40/90, SD/30 + 30 sec increment analog clocks play 40/90, SD/60; Grand Prix Points: 30 (enhanced)
Rounds Time: 10am and 4pm on Saturday and Sunday
Byes: 1/2 point bye available in rounds 1-3, limit 1
Prize Info: $4,000 GTD
Inquiry: relyea@operamail.com   
Event Webpage: www.relyeachess.com
Registration Information
Entry Fee: Entry Fee: $70 (postmarked by 6 July) - $80 at site - $30 discount to players U1600 section rated under 1000 or unrated
Registration - Onsite: 8:30-9:30 AM on Saturday
Registration - Mail: Payable: Alex Relyea. Mail entry to: Alex Relyea, 49 Technology Drive #89, Bedford, NH 03110
Membership Requirement: US Chess Membership Required
Sections Information
Tournament Sections: Championship 1st $600, 2nd $300, 3rd $250, U2400 $250, U2200 $250
U2000 1st $400, 2nd $200, 3rd $150
U1800 1st $400, 2nd $200, 3rd $150
U1600 1st $300, 2nd $150, 3rd $100, U1400 $150, U1200 $150
Tournament Rules and Other Information
  • See website for direct link for hotel reservation
  • Top two (2) sections FIDE rated
  • Adult unrated not allowed in U1600 section
  • Championship section is open to 1800 & above.
  • Analog clocks may not be used in Championship or U2000 sections.
  • To set your Chronos, please see website.
  • To pay online, please see website.

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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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