2021 ASU November Open

Urban Systems Engineering Building, ASU

Event Overview

Hello Chess Players!

The ASU November Open is Saturday, November 13th, 2021!

Notice: The tournament playing hall is located in the Urban Systems Engineering (USE), Room 104, 651 E University Dr, Tempe, AZ 85287.

Due to ASU COVID regulations, we will be capping registrations at 40 people.

Parking is available at Tyler Street Parking Structure, E Tyler St, Tempe, AZ 85281. Parking at ASU is usually free on weekends.

Please click here to view the tournament details, advanced entries and to register. Registration is also available under our events tab on our website https://www.asuchessclub.com/ and make sure to click RSVP. Playing up is NOT ALLOWED.

The ASU Open aims to create a strong, local chess tournament with an inexpensive entry fee!

Special Notes:

Boards, sets, and notation will be provided. Please bring your own clock.

Rounds and Time Control:

Registration onsite ends at 8:40am

(Players registering after 8:40am will receive a first round bye)

Rounds: 9:00 am - 11:15 am - 2:00 pm - 4:15 pm

Rounds will start promptly at the scheduled time. Please make sure to arrive on time! The default time for this event is 30 minutes.

Time Control: G/55; d5. The games will be dual (regular and quick) rated.

Registration and Entry Fee: Free for ASU students. $15 online at Online Registration before 6pm Friday, October 8th, $20 onsite.

This tournament does not offer prize money. The goal is to provide an inexpensive opportunity to play rated games against similarly rated players.

Byes: 1/2 point byes are available in any round, if requested prior to round 2 (2 max). Round 1 byes must be requested prior to registration closing.

Sections: 2000 and up; 1700-1999; 1400-1699; 1000-1399; Under 1000. The TD reserves the right to modify sections as necessary.

Check us out:

More information, as well as our official flyers can be found here:

Chess Club @ASU Facebook

Chess Club @ASU Instagram

Chess Club @ASU Website

-Chess Club at ASU


651 E. University Dr.
Tempe, AZ 85281
United States

Grand Prix Points:
Prize Fund:
FIDE Rated: No
Handicap Accessible: No
Residency Restriction: No
Online Event: No

Organizer Overview

Chess Club @ ASU
Email: asuchessteam@gmail.com
Phone: 4805101663

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