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BCF September Tuesday Night Swiss (OTB)
In Boston near Downtown Crossing T Stop Tuesdays September 5, 12, 19, 26 with time control G/90 +5

Tournament Details Revised: 9/7/2023 10:58:12 PM
General Information
Event Organizer: The Boylston Chess Foundation  Visit Organizer Website
Event Location: Boylston Chess Club Boston, 35 Kingston St. Suite 1, Boston, MA 02111   [ Directions ]
Event Date: Tuesday, September 05, 2023
Tuesday, September 12, 2023
Tuesday, September 19, 2023
Tuesday, September 26, 2023
Time Control: 4SS G/90 +5
Rounds Time: 7:15pm one round on each Tuesday in September
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 $125, $75; U1900 $60; U1200 $40
Inquiry: td@boylstonchess.org   
Event Webpage: boylstonchess.org/events/1009/september-tuesday-night-swiss
Registration Information
Entry Fee: $20, $35 for non-BCF members; $5 more if registering onsite. Free for GM's and IM's, and also for club members who are rated at least 2200
Registration - Onsite: 6:45pm-7:00pm; However entering in advance online via the event webpage link is recommended.
Membership Requirement: A current USCF membership is required. https://new.uschess.org/join-us-chess
Sections Information
Tournament Sections: Open, U1900, U1200
Tournament Rules and Other Information
  • Event located at 35 Kingston St, Boston, MA, near Downtown Crossing, first floor.
  • ** A current USCF membership is required **
  • 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 Tuesday Night Swiss with no entry fee and no prize deductions.
  • Sections may be merged if there are few players in one section.
  • In accordance with BCF policy, unrated players may play in any section. Rated players rated within 200 points of the lower section maximum may play up one section.
  • For parking and transportation info, please visit https://boylstonchess.org/parking-and-public-transit
  • If the metal gate to the building is closed, please press the doorbell marked number 1.

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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.
  • 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.