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BCF September Thursday Night Swiss
Thursdays - September 1, 8, 15, 22, 29 - 7pm With Time Control 40/90 SD/20 d/5

Tournament Details Revised: 8/28/2022 4:38:37 PM
General Information
Event Organizer: The Boylston Chess Foundation  Visit Organizer Website
Event Location: Boylston Chess Club Cambridge, 40 Norris Street, Suite B101, Cambridge, MA 02140   [ Directions ]
Event Date: Thursday, September 01, 2022
Thursday, September 08, 2022
Thursday, September 15, 2022
Thursday, September 22, 2022
Thursday, September 29, 2022
Time Control: 40/90 SD/20; d5
Rounds Time: 5SS one round on each Thursday in September at 7:00pm
Byes: A maximum of two half point (½) byes are allowed. If a bye is for the last round, it must be declared before the start of round two.
Prize Info: $300 based on 25 paid entries: Open 1st $125, 2nd $75 U1900 1st $60, 2nd $40 
Inquiry: boylstonchess@gmail.com    617-714-3022
Event Webpage: boylstonchess.org/events/844/september-thursday-night-swiss
Registration Information
Entry Fee: $20, $35 for non-BCF members; Free entry for club members rated >=2200Free entry for GM's and IM's
Registration - Onsite: At site 6:30pm - 6:55pm; however entering online via the event webpage link is recommended
Membership Requirement: A current USCF membership is required
Sections Information
Tournament Sections: Open
U1900
Tournament Rules and Other Information
  • Bye and withdrawal requests must be received by 6:30 PM.
  • Sections with fewer than 10 players may be merged.
  • ** A current USCF membership is required **
  • Players rated >=1700 may play in the open section
  • Any player holding the title of either Grandmaster or International Master may play in any BCF tournament with no entry fee, and no entry fee will be withheld from any prize he or she wins.
  • Any club member rated 2200+ may play in the Thursday Night Swiss with no entry fee and no prize deductions.

  • MACA provides tournament listing for all as a service to the chess community. For question, comments, or dispute regarding events that are not organized by MACA, please contact the tournament organizer directly.
  • 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.
  • If online registration is enabled on this event, you can Join/Renew your USCF and MACA membership at the online registration page. If online registration is not available, you can join MACA (The Massachusetts Chess Association) at our Online Membership Form and USCF (United States Chess Federation) at USCF Membership Page.